Two months to Election Day: Are we prepared?
September 8, 2020
This webinar brought together experts in elections and election law to consider whether the United States is prepared to run a fair, safe, and legitimate election process in the midst of the pandemic. Among the topics for discussion are the role of absentee balloting, social media and election misinformation, and voter confidence in the election process. The event featured panelists Julia Azari, Associate Professor and Assistant Chair, Marquette University; Mindy Romero, Founder and Director, Center for Inclusive Democracy; and Martin Wattenberg, Professor of Political Science, UC Irvine. Rick Hasen, Chancellor’s Professor of Law and Political Science, UCI Law, moderated. This event was presented in conjunction with the UCI Jack W. Peltason Center for the Study of Democracy.