Rumor vs Reality

Rumor: Vote by mail helps Democrats win. Reality: Vote by mail is popular with voters in both parties. Statistics show it helps both parties equally.

Published August 17, 2020

Vote by mail is popular with voters in both parties. In 2016, states with the highest mail-in vote percentages included: AZ = 75%, AK – 60%, MT = 65%, NC = 65%, TN = 66%, TX – 63% Vote by Mail doesn’t elect Dems. Statistically, vote by mail doesn’t show an advantage for either party. Take a look at this deeper dive into vote by mail.

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