The 21st Show

ENCORE: Mail-In Voting FAQ


Editor's Note: This segment originally aired in September 2020.

President Trump continues to cast doubt on voting by mail this election season, but it’s something both Democrats and Republicans have embraced in Illinois. The 21st speaks with two election officials to answer listeners questions about the process and how ballots are counted.


Matt Dietrich, Illinois State Board of Elections spokesman

Don Gray, Sangamon County Clerk

Prepared for web by Zainab Qureshi

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