May 6, 2020
1:00 PM (Eastern)
COVID-19: How’s It Changing Elections?
Organizer: National Conference of State Legislatures
COVID-19 created a public health crisis, which is creating a fiscal crisis. It doesn't also have to cause a crisis at the core of democracy—elections. Find out how states are responding. Some hints: They're reviewing emergency statutes and powers, postponing primaries, making in-person voting safer than ever and encouraging people to vote absentee.