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Cache County Clerk's Office says it's ready for elections, calls process safe

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The Herald Journal
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With the general election only a few days away, the County Clerk/Auditor’s Office wants the public to know the process is safe, despite election-result challenges around the nation by some supporters of former President Donald Trump.

“Everything we do, this entire process, is designed around voter security,” said Jess Bradfield, county clerk/auditor. “Everything we do has the voter in mind so that their ballot is protected, no one else can sign for them — if somebody tries to, we catch it — and that way their vote is protected.”

 

The first step in the process is confirming voter registration and that active voters will receive ballots. Absentee ID numbers are assigned — one ballot per person, which makes it nearly impossible for results to be recorded more than once. Read the rest of the story on HJnews.com.

 

This story is made possible thanks to a community reporting partnership between The Herald Journal and Utah Public Radio.