Despite Wyo’s solid record of safe elections, Republican group recommends misguided reforms, Drake writes. A proposed bill he expects to cruise into law just tackles a nonexistent problem, he opines.
Far-right Republicans increased their voting bloc in the Wyoming Legislature and the state’s dominant political party cemented statehouse power.
Secretary of State is confident existing measures can handle any irregular behavior arising from president Trump’s call for supporters “to go into the polls and watch very carefully.”
Programs implemented in other states, like motor-voter registration and all mail-in elections, have been successful in upping voter access.
As an international election official, Debra Lee has been threatened, shot at and nearly kidnapped. Now she’s running an election back home amid a pandemic and presidential naysaying.