Federal Election Commission (FEC) Commissioner Ellen Weintraub warned on CNN Monday that there’s a “substantial chance” the 2020 election results will not be known on election night, before encouraging views to be patient if necessary in November.
“Are you concerned at all, as you point out, the increase in the number of people who will be voting absentee or voting by mail?” anchor Erica Hill asked. “Are you concerned that there are enough people in place that the infrastructure essentially is there to get all of those votes counted in a timely fashion?”
“Well, I think what we need to do is get more resources to the states,” Weintraub, a Democrat, replied. “This is critically important and it has to