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Florida Fiasco

It’s bad enough that on Election Day we’re going to have to deal with these “provisional ballots” — i.e., ballots for people who show up to vote but can’t prove they’re registered casting “provisional ballots” that potentially will be counted later, like absentee ballots. Now the AFL-CIO is in court to argue that the provisional ballots of people who show up at the wrong precinct must be counted. This is a recipe for chaos, which, of course, is exactly what the Left wants to produce. How long before there’s a lawsuit claiming that people don’t even have to leave their homes on Election Day to have their preferences read into the political process? Anyway, here’s a Miami Herald article on the madness.

John J. Miller, the national correspondent for National Review and host of its Great Books podcast, is the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. He is the author of A Gift of Freedom: How the John M. Olin Foundation Changed America.


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