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Election 2016 Controversies

This new series examines the facts amid an election season full of rhetoric on “rigged elections,” political posturing, and sensational claims from both sides about core tenets of American democracy.

Published: September 2, 2016

It is crit­ical to take steps to protect the integ­rity of our elec­tions. But advan­cing myths of fraud and rigged elec­tions will only under­mine faith in our demo­cracy. This new series will exam­ine the facts behind some of the claims this season.