The 2016 presidential election was the first presidential election in 50 years without the full protection of the Voting Rights Act. As a result, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said, voter suppression “had a dramatic impact on the outcome.”
America Votes President Greg Speed published “The Danger of a Trump Defeat” discussing the possible implications of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s claims of “voter fraud” and “vote rigging” may have on not only the November 8 election, but our overall trust in democracy.
Speed calls for leaders on all sides of the aisle to denounce Trump.
If allowed to continue unquestioned, it may tear at our democracy leading to a more polarized citizenry doused in self-serving conspiracies, fear and brimming with the power to undermine our republic through cynicism and broad disengagement.
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