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Two bills seek transparency in ownership of election vendors
The bills' backers aren't too happy about July reports that a Russian oligarch purchased an election vendor operating in Maryland.
DHS holds election security exercise with states to prep for midterms
With less than three months until the midterm elections, federal agencies worked with 44 states on all types of attack scenarios.
Justice Department charges 12 Russian intel officers in hack of DNC
The 12 named intelligence officers are all employees of Russia's Main Intelligence Directorate.
Wyden asks election commission to issue fresh cybersecurity guidance
Another day, another letter from Sen. Ron Wyden questioning the federal government's tech priorities.
Senate report on Russian hacking highlights threats to election tech vendors
Lawmakers are worried about the lack of visibility that authorities have into election technology vendors.
Election security bill still needs work in some areas, state officials tell Senate sponsors
Six states discussed with the main sponsors of the Secure Elections Act how they would implement the bill.