TMP Podcast #4 Who Voted for Joe Biden & What's Counting Our Votes?

January 12, 2021 01:09:48
TMP Podcast #4 Who Voted for Joe Biden & What's Counting Our Votes?
The Maine Polis Podcast
TMP Podcast #4 Who Voted for Joe Biden & What's Counting Our Votes?
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Show Notes

In this episode we use Maine’s secretary of state election data to find exactly where Biden’s surge in support came from by taking a close look at the top 5 counties where his boost in support came from exactly..  We also take a look at the vote tabulator machines used by over half of Maine’s communities and their known security issues. Find Episode Sources Here

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