WHAT TO DO TODAY USA ELECTION 2020
WHAT TO DO TODAY USA ELECTION 2020

2020 has been a year. From COVID19 to the resurgence of the struggle for racial equity and Black Lives Matter to calling for greater collecive accountability, we're all likely barely surviving. However, it's time to do more. We have less than 100 days until the United States of America 2020 Election. Now is the time to show up, engage, & take action. Daily you can find a list of events, actions, & news to help.

Days Until USA Election 2020 (CT)
Day 0

It's Election Day 2020

Published last at 5:15pm CDT November 2 2020, subject to change throughout the day.

99,657,079 have been cast for Election 2020 thus far accounting for 72.3% of the total votes cast in the 2016 general election.

Today starts with the news that all 5 votes in Dixville Notch, a small North Hampshire township near the US-Canada border have cast their ballots all for Biden.

But, this is no guarantee of anything to come. Nearly most the versed, non-Trump pundits are telling us to prepare for an Election that'll likely take some time to render a result.

Everywhere, poll watchers will be taking to the polls too. Disturbingly Right-Wing pollwatcher "training" has emphasized fearmongering and paranoia, Slate reports that ALan Vera a Texas' Harris County GOP warns that laxatives have been secretly somehow slipped into coffee for pollwatchers.

Everywhere polls are also attempting to correct for bias in 2016, with Monmouth reporting that in PA they've adjusted education weight and still find Biden leading 5 to 7 points.

Fear aside, what we have seen is nearly 100 million cast their ballot before Election Day. This is unprecedented turnout.

So, do me a favor, I'll be election judging today. What I need you all to do is:

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News

Election 2020: Voting Guides

Cook County Illinois - If you're in Cook County, look no further for information on how to vote on your judges. Injustice Watch has a guide for you. - Girl, I Guess has a progressive voters guide as well. Also available in Spanish!

California - Cal Matters - Greenlining on Ballot Propositions

I'm collecting voting guides over at #GetYourVotingGuide! If you have one please contribute and share widely!

Events

Well, really, the biggest thing to watch out for is Election Day 2020 - it's tomorrow y'all. Here's some places of where to watch for updates: - Crooked Media (the crew that brings you Pod Save America) is going live tomorrow at 5:30pm CT, subscribe here to get a reminder on YouTube. - CBS has compiled a list here too.

Call to Action

  • Squash misinformation about the Election by staying up to date with the CISA Rumor Control website
  • University of Chicago's Election Cyber Surge (ECS) program](https://harris.uchicago.edu/research-impact/centers-institutes/cyber-policy-initiative/election-cyber-surge) is crowdsourcing data related to election incidents such as longlines, voting equipment malfunctions, cyberattacks, mis/disinformation, and more. Fill out the form here to help.
  • If you voted early, keep your eyes peeled to confirm your vote has been 1.) received and 2.) approved. Examples of ballot tracking programs include BallotTrax and BallotTrace. Here's an article to help you get started.
  • Get your flu shot, here's a list of where to get it.
  • Download and use this "Donald Trump Must [Bin]Go" card that includes actionable items you can do now until Election Day 2020 by Clara Bellum!
  • Read and prepare to vote. Here's a "How to Vote in the 2020 Election" guide prepared by FiveThirtyEight.

Just for fun

And here's some really mundane but surprisingly amusing "make your own headline" for if Joe Biden wins graphic. Enjoy.


Day 1

Day 1 Published last at 5:15pm CDT November 2 2020, subject to change throughout the day. 97,665,370 have been cast for Election 2020 thus far accounting for 70.9% of the total votes cast in the 2016 general election. Many are forecast that the odds are highly …

Day 1 Published last at 5:15pm CDT November 2 2020, subject to change throughout the day. 97,665,370 have been cast for Election 2020 thus far accounting for 70.9% of the total votes cast in the 2016 general election. Many are forecast that the odds are highly in favor of Joe Biden including: - The Economist giving 19 in 20 odds of winning the electoral college and most votes - FiveThirtyEight forecasting 89 out of 100...

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Day 3

Day 4 Published last at 11:33am CDT October 30 2020, subject to change throughout the day. 84,541,764 have been cast for Election 2020 thus far accounting for 61.3% of the total votes cast in the 2016 general election. In Minnesota the 8th Circuit court has ruled …

Day 4 Published last at 11:33am CDT October 30 2020, subject to change throughout the day. 84,541,764 have been cast for Election 2020 thus far accounting for 61.3% of the total votes cast in the 2016 general election. In Minnesota the 8th Circuit court has ruled to reject all absentee ballots received after 8:00pm on Election Day. BREAKING: 8th Circuit appeals court forces Minnesota to reject all absentee ballots received after 8 p.m....

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Day 6

Day 6 Published last at 9:45pm CDT October 28 2020, subject to change throughout the day. 75,580,179 ballots have been cast for Election 2020 thus far accounting for 54.8% of the total votes cast in the 2016 general election. In positive news the Supreme Court ruled …

Day 6 Published last at 9:45pm CDT October 28 2020, subject to change throughout the day. 75,580,179 ballots have been cast for Election 2020 thus far accounting for 54.8% of the total votes cast in the 2016 general election. In positive news the Supreme Court ruled to allow absentee votes to be accepted for 3 days after November 3rd in Pennsylvania and 9 days after November 3rd in North Carolina. Unsurprisginly Republicans in both states were...

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Day 7

Day 7 Published last at 1:20pm CDT October 27 2020, subject to change throughout the day. 67,113,097 ballots have been cast for Election 2020 thus far accounting for 48.7% of the total votes cast in the 2016 general election. Meanwhile up above us. on the ISS …

Day 7 Published last at 1:20pm CDT October 27 2020, subject to change throughout the day. 67,113,097 ballots have been cast for Election 2020 thus far accounting for 48.7% of the total votes cast in the 2016 general election. Meanwhile up above us. on the ISS, NASA astronaut Kate Rubins shared a selfie showing her voting from spac. _nodding nodding profusely_ https://t.co/Pa1OZXnPFM— BOOOrena "La BRUJA Tigresa” Mesa @ #BLM 🖤 (@loooorenanicole)...

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