Some states have tried to limit ballot drop-off locations, but the voters keep coming

With the coronavirus pandemic looming over the election, including evidence of a new surge, most states are handling an historic level of voting before the official Election Day on Nov. 3. Voters who choose to vote early are returning their…

State voter ID laws counter Trump’s ballot fraud claims

President Donald Trump’s fervent, and mostly false, claims about voter fraud are nothing new. However, as the country grapples with the pandemic and states are adopting alternative methods to in-person voting, such as mail-in ballots and ballot drop-off locations, Trump…

District sends voting applications to residents behind bars in federal prisons

After becoming the first jurisdiction to restore voting from behind bars this summer, the District of Columbia has distributed voter registration applications to all 2,400 residents serving felony sentences in federal prisons across the country.

How to cast your vote in Maryland, D.C. or Virginia before — or on — Nov. 3

Capital News Service has assembled the following guide on voter registration, voting by mail, and early and Election Day voting in Maryland, the District of Columbia and Virginia.