Early voting began Wednesday! Returning ballots quickly helps our county elections officials because the signature on the outside of each mail ballot needs to be verified before that ballot moves to the tabulation process. Officials certified in handwriting comparison start working on this as soon as your ballot arrives at the County Recorder’s Office. Holding […]Continue reading
Can We Carry Early Ballots?
In the past election, the only people permitted to assist voters in returning their mail ballots were family members and caregivers. This was the result of 2016 law passed by the Republican-controlled legislature. Previously, canvassers were allowed to take ballots from voters and return them to voting sites or drop them in the mail. A […]Continue reading