One of many issues in 2020 and 2024 was that Republicans waited to vote on election day, whereas Democrats harvested ballots, voted early and used mail-in ballots.
By the point election day got here, Democrats already had an enormous benefit.
Now Republicans are going to embrace the identical voting practices and the RNC is vowing to beat Democrats at their very own recreation.
The Washington Examiner stories:
‘Beat Dems at their very own recreation’: GOP embraces main change forward of 2024 fights
Republicans are occurring the offensive forward of the 2024 cycle, vowing to defeat Democrats through the use of one in all their best belongings towards them: early voting.
The Republican Nationwide Committee posted a brief tweet on Friday, claiming the GOP would “beat the Dems at their very own early voting recreation in 2024.” The assertion comes as Republicans have begun reconsidering their stance on early voting and poll harvesting, notably after the social gathering’s lackluster efficiency within the midterm elections.
“Our voters must vote early,” RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel advised Fox Information in December after the 2022 elections. “There have been many in 2020 saying, ‘Don’t vote by mail, don’t vote early,’ and we’ve to cease that and perceive that if Democrats are getting ballots in for a month, we are able to’t count on to get all of it carried out in at some point.”
Because the 2020 election, a number of Republicans have taken a staunch anti-absentee and mail-in voting stance, claiming the follow has made elections prone to widespread voter fraud. Former President Donald Trump particularly clung to those theories, claiming baselessly that such fraud was chargeable for his loss within the 2020 presidential election.
See the tweet beneath:
The GOP goes to beat the Dems at their very own early voting recreation in 2024.
— GOP (@GOP) February 24, 2023
This has to occur. For the final two elections, in terms of voting, the 2 events haven’t even been enjoying the identical recreation.
Some conservatives oppose early voting and mail-in voting however till the suitable embraces these practices, Republicans will proceed to get outplayed by Democrats.