PBS NewsHour

Election officials weigh in on paper vs. electronic ballots

Clip: 10/14/2020 | 8m 5s Video has closed captioning.

During this election, early and absentee voting are expected to reach record levels, with mail-in ballots drawing significant attention as a result. President Trump has repeatedly claimed, without evidence, that voting by mail is not safe or reliable -- but what do election experts say is the best method? Miles O’Brien reports on the security of paper ballots compared to older voting machines.

Aired: 10/14/20

Rating: NR

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