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Election Law @ Moritz

Election Law @ Moritz

2008 Key Questions for Key States

Defintion of a vote

About this Map...

This map shows that most states have fairly detailed rules that determine what types of ballot marks should count as votes and what types should not. However, the law in some states simply directs officials to count the ballot if officials are able to discern voter intent.

Concrete standard

Intent standard

Poll workers determine intent by majority vote


State not researched