8.24.2020

And... it begins. Detroit election officials reported that 72% of the city's absentee voting precincts did not match the number of ballots cast.

Detroit election officials reported that 72% of the city's absentee voting precincts did not match the number of ballots cast.

The Wayne County Board of Canvassers is asking Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson to investigate the "training and processes" used in Detroit's August 4 primary election.

When combined with Election Day voting, 46% of all Detroit's precincts vote counts were disproportionate. The number of ballots tracked in precinct poll books — a list of registered voters in that precinct — did not match the number of ballots counted.