More than 1 million people could lose their vote on Nov. 3. That’s the best-case scenario
Rejected ballots in the 2020 election battle between President Donald Trump and Joe Biden could become the post-election focus.
In a normal election year in any given state, hundreds or even thousands of absentee ballots get tossed for everything from late postmarks to open envelopes.
North Carolina rejected 546 ballots for missing witness signatures in the 2012 presidential race. Virginia tossed 216 ballots in the 2018 midterms because they arrived in an unofficial envelope. Arizona discarded 1,516 ballots for nonmatching signatures the same year.
The 2020 presidential election will...