The way America votes is changing, however. Tens of millions of people took advantage of early voting and mail-in absentee ballots — in some states, a third or more ballots were cast well before Election Day. Oregon and Washington use entirely mail-in voting systems.
Some people think email or secure Internet voting may be the wave of the future. But not yet.
"That might be something to dream of down the road," Foley said. "I would hope that a goal will be to come up with a rational set of days and hours and locations."
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