Election officials make their voices heard as battleground states debate voting laws

By: - May 16, 2022 7:30 am

Sharon Lewis, a member of the Pueblo of Acoma, breathes a sigh of relief after finally casting her ballot in New Mexico in 2004. Lewis had to wait more than 45 minutes after one of the two voting machines at the Acoma Tribal Center broke down. (Photo by Rick Scibelli / Getty Images)

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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.