The 11.15.20 Issue


  1. Photo
    CreditChristopher Payne for The New York Times

    20,000 Ballots an Hour, With Paper and Ink by the Ton

    This election will require more paper ballots than any other in American history — which means some serious human labor and machine power.

    By Christopher Payne and

  2. Photo
    CreditDina Litovsky/Redux, for The New York Times

    Inside the Race to Count Absentee Ballots Early

    About 50 million Americans have already voted by mail. Here’s what processing those ballots looks like in a crucial swing state.

    By Dina Litovsky and