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Vote Curing 101



Vote curing, or “fixing” one’s ballot so it is counted (because of a missing signature, for example), looks to be a lingering issue on and around Election Day.

The process varies by state.

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Credit: National Vote at Home Institute

So what does the vote curing process actually look like?

Democracy Fund’s Tammy Patrick, a former election administrator, notes that there are remedies from signed affidavits to submitting your identification using your mobile phone.

The U.S. Election Assistance Commission also has a primer on the signature verification and curing process.

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