There are obvious advantages to make the switch.So, if 100,000 people voted in Thurston County during each election, it would only cost $41,000 to pay for postage. This is of course assuming the county couldn't get some kind of bulk mail rate, which is sort of obvious that they would.
- Cost savings. Wyman estimates the county could save $400,000 in poll-site costs by going to an all-mail election.
Why are we even talking about this, why don't they just do it?