Trump’s Calls For Poll Watchers Raise Fears About Voter Intimidation
Josh Horwitz, executive director of the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, said he’s also worried about what might happen if some of those who come to the polls are armed. He noted the increased presence of armed militia at protests and political rallies around the country.
“We’re not trying to cause panic or anything like that. All we’re asking is that local election officials and state officials do what they can in the remaining month to best protect their polling places and the integrity of the elections,” he said.