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Scattered problems with mail-in ballots this year signal potential November challenges for Postal Service
• July 15, 2020 1:52 PM
Postal workers found three tubs of uncounted absentee ballots the day after the Wisconsin primary. Some Ohioans did not receive their ballots in time for the election because of mail delays. And in Dallas, absentee ballots some voters sent to the county were returned just days before Election Day, with no explanation.
Election Day could turn into "Election Week" with rise in mail ballots
• July 15, 2020 1:47 PM
Election officials across the country and in key battleground states say there could be a delay in reporting election night results in November given the likely surge in mail-in absentee ballots due to the coronavirus pandemic.