Majority of election security grants going toward cybersecurity, equipment upgrades
Several states are using their HAVA funding exclusively on either cybersecurity or replacing equipment.
Open letter urges states to spend election security funds wisely
Signatories include election security experts from think tanks and universities, former state election officials and former federal government officials.
New EAC chairman will continue to focus on election security
During his yearlong tenure as chairman, Thomas Hicks plans to focus on replacing aging voting equipment, enhancing election security and enacting new Voluntary Voting System Guidelines, among other things.