Voting and violence

This may be the most ridiculous question, but I’m asking any way!

With all the turmoil and political violence, what is the average citizen, waiting in line, to do if violence breaks out at a polling station. (Yeah, I know, avoid the area). Looking for serious and constitutional answers!
What if violence breaks out at numerous polling stations. How do I get to vote that day/night?
We have to admit, the chances are quite high.

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I’m going to vote early, in person. I don’t want to go wait in line. If they don’t do early voting, I’ll have multiple knives, and a tactical flashlight with me. Our polling place is in our high school, so, it would be illegal for me to go in there packing.

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In my state no weapons allowed at polling stations. Except for 1 law enforcement officer.
I do carry a tactical light, and will be voting early. My concerns are those waiting in line.

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If violence breaks out, leave and come back. Violence at a polling station is not going to be allowed to happen at a polling place for long. I imagine that police will be ready for any polling disruptions and any violence will be a temporary disruption.

I am fortunate that I am not expecting anything at my polling place. Its a rural community and the polling place is in the town hall/police station/fire station. I voted in our primary today at 1:15 (late lunch) and I was #82. Small rural polling place is not going to be large enough to be worth making a disruption over.

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Unlike police precincts being burned, police being assaulted, federal court buildings being held under siege, rioters setting up ‘autonomus’ areas in major downtown cities, or history being rewritten.

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Violence at polling places will hurt democratic candidates. This kind of thing is more likely to happen in major cities, the same cities where the riots masquerading as protests are happening. These are areas that vote overwhelmingly democrat.

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I thought that democrats were pushing for mail in ballots so that no one gets covid from standing next to each other (in a non-protest, liquor store, dispensary, or casino kind of environment)

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I am going to vote by mail, as I have done the past few years. I am able to track my ballot, and I am satisfied with the safeguards that are in place.

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Our polling place is right across the street from our house. I do nor anticipate trouble, but I will be prepared for it. I do vote early, as it’s convenient to vote before I start work.

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Does that mean your on overwatch???

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Believe, incidents @ Polling will be subtle, for most part, at least in early hours.
But, if voting reports don’t go the way Demoncrats want, i fear we will see rioter( bused in varieties) attack Polling sites.

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Welcome, glad you’re on board.

I live in Arizona. and they do have mail in voting. BUT YOU HAVE TO ASK FOR A MAIL IN BALLOT. THEY DO NOT JUST MAIL THEM OUT TO EVERYONE. YOU HAVE TO ASK FOR ONE. And you can also ask to be placed on a mail in ballot list so that for every election you will be mailed a ballot for every election that your able to vote in. I’m an INDEPENDENT so on PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS I’m not able to vote in the PRIMARY ELECTIONS BUT CAN IN THE GENERAL ONE. And I’ve been doing it for years. No problems.

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Georgia
You must file a separate application for each election for which you are requesting an absentee ballot (*see
exceptions below for voters over the age of 65, disabled, or military or overseas citizens). You may file your application no more than 180 days prior to the Date of the Election.
*EXCEPTIONS:
If you meet the following criteria, you may choose to complete one application and receive a ballot for the General Primary, General Primary Runoff (if any), General Election, and General Election Runoff (if any) by checking one of the following boxes:
E - Elderly - I am 65 years of age or older.
D - Disabled - I have a physical disability.
U – UOCAVA Voter - Member of armed forces or Merchant Marines of the United States, commissioned corps of the Public Health Service or the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, spouse or dependent residing with or accompanying said member, or a United States citizen residing overseas.
My current status is (please mark one):
MOS – Military Overseas MST – Military Stateside
OST – Overseas Temporary Resident
OSP – Overseas Permanent Resident (federal offices only)

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