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Michigan gears up for November

How one battleground state is rolling the dice, literally, on election security

Conducting a "risk-limiting audit" is emerging as one of the best practices in the world of election security — and it actually does involve officials tossing dice, part of the process for generating a large sample of ballots to be recounted to check the accuracy of the initial result. Election experts say the method is great at revealing mistakes or hacking that affected how machines tallied people's votes. Our friends at Newsy have this 5-minute video explaining how Michigan, a 2020 presidential tossup, is testing the system.

Flint Farmers Market Application Workshop

Organizer: Voters Not Politicians

Stop by the Flint Farmers Market any time between 9am and 3pm to complete an application for the Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission. Volunteers will be present to answer questions, assist as needed, and notarize your application for free.

Location: Flint Farmer's Market, 300 E 1st St, Flint, MI

Pontiac - Redistricting Commission Application Workshop

Organizer: Voters Not Politicians

Please join Voters Not Politicians to learn more about the Citizens Redistricting Commission. You can complete your application at this event. Please bring photo ID so you can have your application notarized. This event is in the gym. Please park at the basketball court and follow the signs.

Location: New Birth International Church - Pontiac, 124 W Columbia Ave, Pontiac, MI

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