I did not know the complexity of the voting system, or how potentially flawed it is. These discrepancies matter in a close election. Laws, and other voting practices vary state to state.

Swampland

You want an argument against American exceptionalism? Take a look at how the nation votes. According to a new report by the Pew Center for The States, the U.S. voting system remains “plagued with errors and inefficiencies that waste taxpayer dollars, undermine voter confidence, and fuel partisan disputes over the integrity of our elections.”

What are the problems? Consider these bullet points from Pew:

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