Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Kander Says His Office Is Working Closely with St. Louis County Election Officials

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Kander Says His Office Is Working Closely with St. Louis County Election Officials

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CLAYTON * Secretary of State Jason Kander said Friday his office is continuing to work with the St. Louis County Board of Elections to determine the cause of an Election Day breakdown that may have disenfranchised hundreds if not thousands of county voters during Tuesday's municipal elections.

The county in combination with the Secretary of State's Election Integrity Unit is seeking to "identify the steps necessary for them to implement to ensure that they do not allow this to happen again," Kander said in a statement.

That echoes observations Kander made Wednesday to the Post- Dispatch.

Kander and election officials say the problems primarily surfaced in 63 precincts that serve multiple voting jurisdictions .

The problem was exacerbated by a decision not to recalibrate electronic voting machines used two weeks earlier in Missouri's presidential primary . …

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