Low Use of Mail Ballots in Low-Income Neighborhoods
Philadelphians in low-income neighborhoods are far less likely to request or use mail ballots than residents of wealthier neighborhoods, according to an Inquirer and ProPublica analysis, despite a 2019 state law that makes it easier to vote by mail.
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Source:Inquirer and ProPublica analysis of state voter and U.S. Census Bureau data. Figures for mail-ballot requests for the November election are as of Oct. 20.