New Paper: “Residual Votes in the 2020 Election in Georgia”

“Residual Votes in the 2020 Election in Georgia” David Cottrell, Felix E. Herron, Michael C. Herron, and Daniel A. Smith Abstract The 2020 General Election took place against the backdrop of a pandemic and numerous claims about incipient voter fraud and election malfeasance. No state’s presidential race was closer than Georgia’s, where a hand recount of the presidential contest […]

New Paper: “Voting by Mail in a VENMO World: Assessing Rejected Absentee Ballots in Georgia”

New paper, “Voting by Mail in a VENMO World: Assessing Rejected Absentee Ballots in Georgia,” by Enrijeta Shino (Assistant Professor, University of North Florida (UF  PhD, 2019), Mara Suttmann-Lea (Assistant Professor, Connecticut College), and Daniel A. Smith (Professor, University of Florida), available here. Abstract Due to the COVID-19 threat to in-person voting in the November 2020 election, […]

Forthcoming in Election Law Journal: “Voting by Mail and Ballot Rejection: Lessons from Florida for Elections in the Age of the Coronavirus”

Forthcoming article, “Voting by Mail and Ballot Rejection: Lessons from Florida for Elections in the Age of the Coronavirus,” by Anna Baringer (UF  2020 BA/BS), Michael C. Herron (Dartmouth College), and Daniel A. Smith (UF Political Science), Election Law Journal, available here Abstract The COVID-19 pandemic and its concomitant need for social distancing have increased […]