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Emilie Ritter Saunders / Boise State Public Radio


In the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, voting and elections may not be top of mind for many people. But if you want to vote in the May 19 primary, it’s something you should be thinking about.

Samantha Wright / Boise State Public Radio

With no candidate receiving a majority of votes, Boise is planning its first mayoral runoff election. How will it work? What do you need to know to vote? How much will it cost, and who will pay for it? Idaho Matters talks with Ada County Clerk Phil McGrane to get answers to these questions, and gets his take on the county's remarkable turnout numbers from the November 5 election.

Frankie Barnhill, Boise State Public Radio

Ada County has hosted a mobile voting unit since 2016.