WisDems: Judge’s ruling on drop boxes is an attack on democracy

MADISON, Wis. – In response to a Waukesha County judge siding with right-wing Republican activists and banning the use of drop boxes, Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Ben Wikler issued the following statement:
“This ruling, on a suit brought by Republican operatives, is an attack on our freedom to vote. Absentee ballot drop boxes provide an easy, accessible, and safe way for voters to cast a ballot. Drop boxes are not new, but they became more widely used than ever in 2020 when Wisconsinites were voting during the coronavirus pandemic. They remain necessary as we face new COVID variants. Th...

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