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A former top US election official urges sweeping security improvements, warning 'democracy is in trouble'

by Tim Starks

"The long-term consequences — the damages to our democracy and institutions — of 2020 are far from certain," the report reads.

Election Assistance Commission loses another key staffer, Jerome Lovato

by Tim Starks, Sean Lyngaas

Two other top staffers have left the EAC in recent months as well.

Elizabeth Warren wants to overhaul U.S. election security

by Shannon Vavra

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who is running for president in 2020, wants to replace outdated voting systems with voter-verified paper ballot machines, mandate voting equipment be paid for by the federal government, and require risk-limiting audits before elections take place.

Here are the big election security measures in the House Democrats' massive new bill

by Zaid Shoorbajee

The bill covers a lot, and includes a number of election security measures that were proposed and failed in 2018.

EAC reassures lawmaker regarding security of voting systems

by Zaid Shoorbajee

In a response letter obtained by CyberScoop, EAC commissioners lay out the many ways the commission works with states on election security.

Lawmakers, tech vendors fight over election cybersecurity efforts

by Chris Bing

Lawmakers ratcheted up the pressure on election technology vendors to be more responsive to federal officials. The companies said they're being as transparent as possible.

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