ACLU of Georgia

Abosentee Ballots and Signature Match

By Pete Combs | WSB Radio | November 2, 2018

Some are thrown out because the signatures don’t match those on file… others because voters wrote in the wrong dates. Sean Young at the ACLU of Georgia says without recourse, a lot of voters ballots simply won’t count in this election and most of those voters are minorities.

State officials say with the election just two weeks away, it’s too late to change things now. But Young wants voters to have a chance to convince officials they are who they say they are—even if it means their votes have to be counted up to three days after the election. 

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