Voters with Disabilities: Observations on Polling Place Accessibility and Related Federal Guidance

By Government Accountability Office

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Per a Congressional request, the GAO examined access for people with disabilities at early voting and Election Day polling locations for the 2016 general election. Of the 178 polling places observed, 60 percent had one or more potential impediments outside the locations, such as steep ramps outside buildings, lack of signage for accessible paths, and poor parking.

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