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How Can We Ensure A Fair And Safe Presidential Election?

Jun 17, 2020


  On this edition of Your Call, we're speaking with David Daley, author of the new book Unrigged: How Americans Are Battling Back to Save Democracy.

In his last book, Ratf**ked, he exposed how Republican operatives rigged elections through gerrymandering. In his new book, he writes about how voters are fighting back. Still, he’s very concerned about the presidential election, given what we saw in Georgia. As many Americans plan to cast absentee ballots this November, how can we ensure a fair election? 

Guest:

David Daley, senior fellow for FairVote and author of Ratf**ked: The True Story Behind the Secret Plan to Steal America's Democracy and Unrigged: How Americans Are Battling Back to Save Democracy

 

Web Resources: 

NY Times, David Daley: Republicans Have a New Plan to Thwart the Will of the People

The Guardian, David Daley: Georgia's voting fiasco is a warning. The November election could be chaos

Rolling Stone, David Daley: Red America Is Becoming a ‘Democracy Desert.’ Coronavirus Threatens to Make It Worse

The Guardian, Sam Levin and Suman Naishadham: Georgia primary blighted by long lines and broken voting machines