The beginning of absentee balloting in Minnesota for the 2020 election begins in just a little over a week…

“The beginning of absentee balloting starts on September 18th, that’s coming up here quite quickly. We are tied with South Dakota for the earliest state to offer that to all voters in the state of Minnesota.”

Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon says there’s a lot of misinformation about the safety and accuracy of voting by mail. He says the process is safe and easy and he’s encouraging voters to find out more at mnvotes.org.