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How are my local elections managed?

How is the list of registered voters maintained in my state?

How does voting work in my state?

How are polling places staffed?

How is my ballot counted?

How are the election results certified in my state?

What is the process to challenge election results in my state?

When elections are close, what is the process for making sure the outcome is correct?

Do election officials in my state engage in a process, after elections are over, to ensure that the vote totals were correct?