Four hours in line to vote. It wasn’t supposed to be this way.
“The moment was supposed to be a bright spot in an otherwise chaotic and uncertain year,” wrote Errin Haines, the 19th’s editor at large.
i will scream this every time it comes up: an hours-long wait to vote is a poll tax.
Errin Haines 🧼🧴😷🙏🏾
It has never taken me more than 20 minutes to cast my ballot. On Monday, I voted early in Philadelphia. It took four hours. In the place where democracy was born. In the centennial year of suffrage. I am enraged for the Americans who deserve better.