Dozens of voters in Lake County, Florida, were sent the wrong vote-by-mail ballots by local officials, according to WFTV, a local television station. Some residents of the Royal Harbor neighborhood were sent ballots for races in the nearby town of Sorrento, which is in a different congressional district and has different local government races. The county's supervisor of elections told the TV station that the incorrect ballots would be replaced.
ProPublica’s Electionland project covers problems that prevent eligible voters from casting their ballots during the 2020 elections. Our coalition of newsrooms around the country are investigating issues related to voter registration, pandemic-related changes to voting, the shift to vote-by-mail, cybersecurity, voter education, misinformation, and more.
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