US election-monitoring agency shuts down

The Federal Election Commission says it no longer has enough members to operate, with potentially serious consequences for 2020 presidential election.

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    The US agency tasked with monitoring elections has effectively shut down.

    The Federal Election Commission says it no longer has enough members to operate, which has potentially serious consequences for the 2020 presidential election.

    Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Washington, DC.


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