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Brennan Center: Why the election lawsuits will fail; there’s no evidence, just baseless accusations

By Myrna Perez Brennan Center for Justice Earlier, I wrote that the flurry of lawsuits filed by President Trump’s campaign were unlikely to have an impact on the election and laid out the reasons why. Since then, more lawsuits have been filed by the Trump campaign and other sympathizers, like the Republican National Committee and True the Vote. In total, 31 such suits have been filed since Election...

Brennan Center: The false narrative of vote-by-mail fraud; mail ballots are essential for safe elections

Mail ballots are essential for holding a safe election amid COVID-19, and security concerns can be easily addressed, says the Brennan Center for Justice. If we are to have safe, healthy, and fair elections this year in the face one of the worst pandemics in a century, Americans must make widespread use of mail ballots. Election administrators and other leaders from across the political spectrum...