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Election Assistance Commission pleads for more money in Senate hearing

by Shannon Vavra • 5 days ago

EAC chairwoman Christy McCormick said during a Senate Rules Committee hearing Wednesday that the commission has seen its budget halved from where it was in 2010.

Election commission names new lead for testing and certifying voting systems

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Jerome Lovato’s appointment comes as the commission prepares to help secure the 2020 election.

Election Assistance Commission loses key tech expert ahead of 2020

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Ryan Macias also manages EAC’s program for certifying and decertifying voting system hardware and software, which works with the country’s top voting equipment vendors.

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

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 months ago

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

Election security experts wonder what lies beyond 2018

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 8 months ago

Without legislation to solidify these newfound intergovernmental relationships, it’s unclear if the developments will hold beyond this Election Day.

Majority of election security grants going toward cybersecurity, equipment upgrades

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 9 months ago

Several states are using their HAVA funding exclusively on either cybersecurity or replacing equipment.

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