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Andrea Phillips @andrhia

If the US went 100% vote by mail, it would be cheaper, more secure, and best of all we’d lose the breathless election night coverage where East Coast election reporting influences West Coast turnout

· Moa · 5 · 13

Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE election night! But I’d give it up for the sake of democracy, y’all

@andrhia @darius that’d be rad but there are people who don’t have a permanent address to have a ballot mailed to, or who just moved. Maybe if people could pick up a mail-in ballot somewhere

@coaxmetal @andrhia Oregon is 100% mail in and we already have solutions in place for that (they could be better though)

@andrhia A serious problem with vote by mail is that people could be pressured by people near them to vote in a particular way.