History, mistrust spurring Black early voters in Georgia
Morgan felt compelled to vote early to register her support for Democrat Joe Biden over President Donald Trump. That’s what we’re called to do, to vote and try to make a change.”Early voters have waited in long lines in other states, including Texas, Kentucky and Tennessee. While acknowledging equipment glitches, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said pandemic-related cleaning procedures and a large turnout resulted in the long waits voters encountered so far during early voting. Many Georgia voters said they decided to vote near the beginning of early voting rather than wait until closer to Election Day since long lines seem a given this year. Still unsure why she was dropped from voting rolls two years ago, Clark decided to vote early in person after the mail-in ballot she requested in early September never arrived.