Delayed election results are expected in the Nov. 3 general election due to the increase of mail-in ballots amid the coronavirus pandemic. We saw delayed results before during the 2000 election, where Americans didn't have a sure answer for more than a month after election night. What can we learn from the 2000 election, and how should Americans prepare for a delay in results?
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COVID-19 caused issues in primary elections across the country, and Athens wasn’t immune to the effects. Despite the delays, elections assistant Lisa McGlaun said the Athens Board of Elections aims to have all votes counted by the end of Election Day on Nov. 3.