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State officials ask lawmakers for more election security funding

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 13 hours 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 • 2 days 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 week ago

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

Election security bill still needs work in some areas, state officials tell Senate sponsors

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 months ago

Six states discussed with the main sponsors of the Secure Elections Act how they would implement the bill.

Stalled election security bill is reborn with support from Senate Intelligence Committee

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 months ago

The bill has re-emerged after renewed movement on Capitol Hill to focus on securing voting infrastructure.

Spooked by election hacking, states are moving to paper ballots

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 months ago

Will it be enough to deter whatever Russia might be planning for 2018 and 2020?

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