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17 Oct, 3 tweets, 2 min read
Georgia's voter rolls have grown by nearly 2 million since 2013 — yet polling places have been cut by almost 10%.

This has primarily caused long lines in nonwhite areas where voter registration has surged and more votes are cast in person on Election Day.
Georgia's state leaders have largely ignored complaints about poll consolidations even as they tout record growth in voter registration.

The inaction has left Black voters facing barriers reminiscent of Jim Crow laws, says a political scientist.
Georgia is considered a battleground state for control of the White House and U.S. Senate, so the difficulty of voting in Black communities could possibly tip the results on Nov. 3.

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