Ballot Watch: Oregon’s vote-by-mail system

Gov. Kate Brown discusses Oregon’s mail ballot system, telling voters across the country new to voting by mail to “vote early” and “make sure you have a plan.”
2:00 | 10/17/20

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Transcript for Ballot Watch: Oregon’s vote-by-mail system
Now to tonight's valid watch. But so many Americans planning to vote by mail to hear from a state where everyone has voted by mail for years so our colleagues at GMA three's spoke today with governor Kate brown of origin which in 2000 became the nation's first all vote by mail state rather discuss how the system works and Aaron responded to the president's unsubstantiated claims it vote by mail. Will produce fraud. As we've seen from across the country evidence of voter fraud is extremely rare. In the 2016. Election cycle here and worried and we stop point. 0001%. A voter fraud extremely rare let the president isn't telling Americans is that he himself on the I may opt. So do a number of members of his cabinet. And the wonderful thing about boating my mail he and I had the unit study global pandemic. Is that it's safe people have to put their wives or their health at risk while exercising is very fundamental right. So point 0001%. Voter fraud and brown also offered this advice to anyone voting by mail for the first time especially in those states that are new to the system because of the pandemic. I want to encourage all Americans to vote early. And make sure that you can't plan. And certainly different folks uploading my meal from the convenience of your home. I'm sitting here dining room table near exam is doing early and ignoring any and an option Dropbox. Or Brody through the mail we had a great partnership. With our friends that the Postal Service. Annular hard to make sure that every ballot that gets in the mail get delivered to. The elections office and gets counted. And Laurie and we believe that your vote is your voice and that every single voice matters. Thanks to Governor Brown.

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