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'Verify Your Vote' town hall: Iowa election officials answer the top 2020 voting questions

Text your Iowa voting questions to 515-457-1026.
Credit: AP
A Vote Safe Iowa sticker is seen on the floor during early voting for the general election, Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, in Adel, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Local 5 is getting your 2020 Iowa voting questions answered during a live town hall with election experts. 

How are votes counted on election night? Who does the counting? And what is the process of casting a ballot on Election Day? 

Text your questions to 515-457-1026.

Panelists include: 

  • Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate
  • Polk County Auditor Jamie Fitzgerald
  • Ringgold County Auditor Amanda Waske

Click/tap here to access Local 5's Voter Guide or text VOTE to 515-457-1026 to get the latest voter information.

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