States target ballot drop boxes in fight over voting rights

In many states, Republican lawmakers want to limit or end voters’ choice to return ballots to drop boxes, citing the potential for tampering or fraud

By: - February 8, 2022 1:59 pm
ballot drop box outside of Boise City Hall

In this file photo from May 2021, an early voting drop box was available to voters outside Boise City Hall. (Otto Kitsinger for Idaho Capital Sun)

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Kira Lerner
Kira Lerner

Kira was the democracy reporter for States Newsroom where she covered voting, elections, redistricting, and efforts to subvert democracy.