By Curt Merrill, Daniel Wolfe, Janie Boschma, Adam Levy, Ethan Cohen, Liz Stark, and Ian Berry, CNN
Up to date September 15, 2020
For extra American voters than ever, mail-in voting is an choice this yr, however the guidelines rely upon the place you reside.
Requests for absentee and mail-in ballots have elevated throughout the nation as states have adjusted their insurance policies to present voters a secure various to voting in particular person amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Whereas President Donald Trump has questioned the reliability of mail-in voting, specialists say it’s secure and safe. However this yr, counting the votes is almost definitely going to take longer than normal as a result of many states will enable further time for ballots to reach after Election Day — so long as they’re postmarked on or earlier than November 3.
CNN has surveyed the entire state election workplaces — right here’s what it is advisable to know. Click on in your state for extra steering.