A conspiracy-fueled push to count ballots by hand gains traction

By: - September 26, 2022 3:00 pm

Victoria Ferrer, a Miami-Dade County Canvassing Board election judge, inspects a Vote-by-Mail ballot for a valid signature as ballots are being counted on Nov. 3, 2020, in Doral, Florida. (Joe Raedle | Getty Images)

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Kira Lerner
Kira Lerner

Kira Lerner is the democracy reporter for States Newsroom in Washington, D.C. She has previously covered voting, criminal justice, and civil rights issues for publications including Votebeat and The Appeal.

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