In coronavirus America, states are choosing whether or not they want to delay their primary elections to keep people safe from having to choose between their votes and their lives.
In a video announcement, Secretary of State Michael Adams (R-KY) announced that the May 19th primary would be moved.
Kentucky moving primary to June 23rd, per the state's secretary of state. https://t.co/Hi7U8Ga7n2— Dan Merica (@Dan Merica)1584392872.0
He isn't the only one taking action, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine (R-OH) has asked that the election be postponed for similar reasons and urged people to continue to self-isolate.
Louisiana has already postponed their primary, and some poll locations are being closed in Arizona and moved to much larger locations to keep people spread out and safe.