Virginia Democrats sue USPS over backlog of election-related mail

Filed in U.S. District Court, the lawsuit alleges the backlog in mail across several countiesthreatens to disenfranchise thousands of Virginia voters.Virginia Democratic officials asked the court to compel the USPS to expedite the process before Election Day on Nov. 2.

To preserve the integrity of the present election, USPS must be ordered to greatly expedite its processing and delivery of election-related mail – particularly in Albemarle, Portsmouth and James City – so that voters across the Commonwealth are not unconstitutionally denied their fundamental right to vote.

TERRY MCAULIFFE ABRUPTLY ENDS INTERVIEW, TELLS LOCAL VIRGINIA REPORTER ‘YOU SHOULD’VE ASKED BETTER QUESTION

ARLINGTON, VA - 十月 22:  民主党州长候选人, 前弗吉尼亚州州长. Terry McAuliffe  speaks during a bus tour kickoff rally October 22, 2021 在阿灵顿, 维吉尼亚州. The Virginia gubernatorial election is November 2, where McAuliffe will face Republican candidate Glenn Youngkin. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

ARLINGTON, VA – 十月 22: 民主党州长候选人, 前弗吉尼亚州州长. Terry McAuliffe speaks during a bus tour kickoff rally October 22, 2021 在阿灵顿, 维吉尼亚州. The Virginia gubernatorial election is November 2, where McAuliffe will face Republican candidate Glenn Youngkin. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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