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A Utah County Election worker gathers ballots from a drop box on Oct. 26, 2020, in Springville, Utah. (George Frey | Getty Images)

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Kira Lerner
Kira Lerner

Kira Lerner is the democracy reporter for States Newsroom in Washington, D.C. She has previously covered voting, criminal justice, and civil rights issues for publications including Votebeat and The Appeal.