Postal Service urges Utahns to vote early to avoid problems, while county clerks express confidence

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President Donald Trump tweeted this week that a move by Nevada to vote by mail “made it impossible for Republicans to win the state” because the “Post Office could never handle the Traffic of Mail-In Votes without preparation.”

Congressional Democrats are attacking changes made by Trump’s new postmaster general — including eliminating overtime and ordering that mail be kept until the next day if distribution centers are running late — that are creating delivery delays that could prevent returning ballots in time to be counted. And that was before that postmaster general announced major leadership changes Friday.

House Democratic leaders have said they will make reversal of the rules causing mail slowdowns part of the next coronavirus relief package.

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