PBS NewsHour

How election officials are trying to verify ballot accuracy

Clip: 10/29/2020 | 5m 48s Video has closed captioning.

How are state and local governments verifying the accuracy of the vote in this critical election year? One approach designed to simplify a major challenge for election officials as the ballots arrive is the risk-limiting audit, which enables double-checking only a sample of paper ballots to make sure they match electronic results. Miles O’Brien reports.

Aired: 10/29/20

Rating: NR

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