Local leaders plan for election surprises beyond ‘incivility’

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 20, 2020 8:18 PM CT | Published: October 20, 2020 2:09 PM CT

For two weeks, the state’s Emergency Management agency has been walking local leaders, including law enforcement, through such election surprises as voter intimidation, disruptions and even civil disorder in the event no one concedes in the contentious presidential race atop the ballot.


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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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