Voter Privacy: What You Need to Know About Your Digital Trail During the 2016 Election | Electronic Frontier Foundation

Voter Privacy: What You Need to Know About Your Digital Trail During the 2016 ElectionThe right to an anonymous vote is a cornerstone of the U.S. democratic process. Yet from the time until you walk into the voting booth until long, long after you cast your ballot, your personal information is a highly sought-after commodity. Often your name, contact details, and political leanings are frighteningly easy for political campaigns to access, collect, share, trade, and sell.

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