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Texas 2020 Elections

Texas ordered to immediately fix flaws in method used to reject some mail-in ballots

When local election officials throw out a mail-in ballot because they think a signature is suspect, the voter must have a meaningful chance to contest the decision, a federal judge ruled.

Chaundra Grattan organizes mail-in ballot packages at the Travis County Elections Division in 2014.

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