National Guard Election Day update: More than 3,600 troops active in 16 states

Military Times: The National Guard is gearing up to activate across the country to support the Nov. 3 general election in several capacities. The missions range from assisting with cyber defense, working the polls, and standing-by in case of post-election civil unrest.

There was a new round of Guard activations Monday, including 1,000 troops in Massachusetts, 300 in Arizona, and an undisclosed number in Oregon and Illinois.

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