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Lesson Plan: Contested elections in American history

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Learn more about contested elections in US history and explore possible legal challenges for the 2020 election Continue reading

Down-ballot voting and the role of local elections

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Help students understand the importance of local elections and ballot measures with this lesson plan. Continue reading

How state ballot initiatives play a key role in elections

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How might a ballot initiative in California determine the future of the ‘gig economy’? Continue reading

Why the presidential election might not end on November 3

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Why this year has the chance to be a longer, more chaotic (but not unprecedented) voting process than usual Continue reading

Explainer: How election officials and the postal service handle ballots

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Learn how the USPS and state election officials work together to manage mail-in ballots. Continue reading

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