States seek to reassure voters, tighten poll security


Facing unprecedented warnings of a "rigged" election from Donald Trump, state officials around the country are rushing to reassure the public, and some are taking subtle steps to boost security at polling places because of the passions whipped up by the race.
"This election the environment is unlike any before," South Carolina Election Commission spokesman Chris Whitmire said.
Some states are trying to coordinate with local law enforcement to tighten security without making a heavy-handed — and potentially illegal — show of force. And some schools that double as polling... read more

 
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