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AJC DIGGING DEEPER VOTING OBSTACLES; ; Election woes fuel suppression worries

Oct 25, 2020 - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Long lines, absentee ballot issues are biggest concerns for voters.

After hearing about possible voter intimidation, challenges to absentee ballots and the potential for an Election Day meltdown, Shannon Hooker was among the thousands of Georgia voters who showed up on the first day of early voting.

His concerns about voting problems were quickly confirmed.

He faced technology breakdowns in the state's voting system and a wait that lasted hours. He said he nearly left the excru...