Race is one of the strongest predictors of how long a person waits in line to vote, research shows.
β€œNonwhite voters are 7X more likely than white voters to wait in line for more than 1 hour to vote, according to a 2017 study. The reason, the study concluded, is because election officials send more resources to white precincts.” #VoterSuppression #VOTE
Early voting begins in Georgia with long lines, high turnout
FACT: β€œnonwhite voters are **7** times more likely than white voters to wait in line for more than 1 hour to vote. The reason, the study concluded, is because election officials send more resources to white polling precincts.” Seven times! 🚦🚦🚦🚦🚦🚦🚦
Race is one of the strongest predictors of how long a person waits in line to vote, research shows.
β€œRace is one of the strongest predictors of how long a person waits in line to vote, research shows.”
"Nonwhite voters are seven times more likely than white voters to wait in line for more than an hour to vote, according to a 2017 study"
Early voting begins in Georgia with long lines, high turnout via w/
Early voting begins in Georgia with long lines, high turnout.
Race is one of the strongest predictors of how long a person waits in line to vote, research shows.
Nonwhite voters are SEVEN times more likely than white voters to wait in line for more than an hour to vote. One voter in Georgia waited in line for 9 hours and 39 minutes, according to NBC News. Voting shouldn't be this difficult.