Michael Peshkin is an engi­neer­ing pro­fes­sor at North­west­ern Uni­ver­si­ty. He invites sta­tis­ti­cal­ly ori­ent­ed read­ers to con­sid­er the ques­tion of how much polling place lines affect elec­tion out­comes at vote​back​home​.com/​l​o​n​g​lines.
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Are Long Lines the ‘New Poll Tax’?