Articles by Doug Chapin

Vote-by-Mail in Response to Coronavirus: What Would It Take?

As growing concerns about the coronavirus’ impact on elections leads to calls for vote-by-mail, there is a corresponding uptick in questions about whether states can make the move quickly enough for this year’s elections – and if so, what it would take to do so.

Ohio Suspends Primary for Coronavirus Concerns

Late last night, after a chaotic day when voting was off then on then off again, the State of Ohio closed polling places for what would have been today’s primary election due to the coronavirus threat and moved to postpone voting until a later date.