05/25/2008 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Election Mail Fraud? Not Here, Says Postal Service

This post is published on Why Tuesday? as well as OffTheBus.

Oregonians' presidential preference will be known on Tuesday, but many if not most Oregonians have already voted. That's because Oregon is the only state in the Union that votes entirely by mail, and as NPR"s Ina Jaffe reported last week, that's not only changing the way campaigns conduct their get-out-the-vote efforts, it also removes the tradition of the secret ballot entirely from Oregon's voting system. Yesterday I met with United States Postal Service Communications Program Specialist Larry H. Dozier to learn more about voting-by-mail.

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