I am not worried about November 8. On election day, people will walk into their local polling places, see their neighbors, talk about their lives. They will see Republicans and Democrats, people that they know and trust, standing guard over a process that has been tested and tried and almost always turns out OK. People who go to vote will feel proud that they have done their civic duty. All will be well.
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