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Children of prominent Republicans are breaking generational bigotry and encouraging individuals to end Trump's "reign of terror." First, the daughter of former White House aide Kellyanne Conway, Claudia Conway, made headlines for exposing her mother's COVID-19 diagnosis and depicting her hate for Trump. Now Trump's personal lawyer's daughter is also making headlines for expressing her lack of support in addition to endorsing Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden.

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As half or more of the 2020 presidential election's votes will be cast on mailed-out ballots, a new study on why absentee ballots were rejected in three urban California counties in 2018 reveals why young voters' ballots were rejected at triple the rate of all voters.

Nationally, it is well known that absentee ballots arriving after state deadlines, problems with a voter's signature on the return envelope not matching their voter registration form, or a missing signature account for more than half of all rejected ballots, as the latest federal statistics affirm. But a new California Voter Foundation (CVF) study reveals the most likely causes behind those errors, especially for young voters.

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