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November 03, 2016
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Nonprofits Work at Polls to Smooth Voting and Rebut ‘Rigged’ Claims

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Early voters line up at a Gaithersburg, Maryland, polling place October 28. Reducing voter wait times is a priority of the grant-funded Voting Technology Project.

Next week, legions of observers will gather at polling places across the nation to keep track of the vote. But they won’t be there at the direction of Donald Trump, who has warned of a "rigged" election and urged supporters to monitor voting sites.

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