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Elizabeth Warren wants to overhaul U.S. election security
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 Elizabeth Warren, who is running for president in 2020, wants to replace outdated voting systems with voter-verified paper ballot machines, mandate voting equipment be paid for by the federal government, and require risk-limiting audits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.
Ruling possible soon on legality of discounted anti-spearphishing services for campaigns
The FEC signaled that it thinks Congress would be a more appropriate theater for such issues.
U.S. Cyber Command selects new top deputy for Gen. Nakasone
This transition comes just as Cyber Command is shifting how it thinks about readiness against foreign adversaries.
Election commission hires 2 tech experts for testing and certification program
Jessica Bowers and Paul Aumayr will work as senior election technology specialists.
Election commission names new lead for testing and certifying voting systems
Jerome Lovato’s appointment comes as the commission prepares to help secure the 2020 election.
Microsoft pushes open-source software kit to election agencies, voting-tech vendors
The code will be posted to GitHub, and can be layered onto existing voting software for added integrity.