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Election Assistance Commission pleads for more money in Senate hearing

by Shannon Vavra • 7 months 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.

Flagship election security bill gets a companion in the House

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 year ago

The Secure Elections Act would let states to replace outdated machines, among other forms of assistance from the federal government.

White House floats law to shore up agencies’ digital supply chain

by Ryan Duffy • 1 year ago

The Trump administration is proposing a law to tighten up the security of computer systems that the federal government buys and uses.

State officials ask lawmakers for more election security funding

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 year ago

While state officials differ on the federal government's involvement in election security, there's little disagreement that more more money would be better.

Senate bill hopes to sort out supply-chain cybersecurity risks, prevent next Kaspersky drama

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

A new bipartisan Senate bill tries to get to the bottom of supply chain risk by setting up a federal acquisition council to get national-security and civilian agencies on the same page.

Election security legislation gains attention on Capitol Hill

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Senators are making a renewed push to secure voting infrastructure ahead of the midterm elections.

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