Jena Griswold

Colorado passes election security bill inspired by clerk accused of tampering

by • 2 months ago

An election security bill aimed at insider threats was inspired by Tina Peters, a county clerk facing criminal charges for tampering with equipment.

Colorado county clerk indicted over election security breach

by • 4 months ago

Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters and her deputy were charged with tampering with equipment to pursue conspiracy theories about the 2020 election.

Election security rules just got an overhaul in Colorado

by • 5 months ago

After multiple county clerks acted on conspiracy theories about the 2020 election, Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold issued new rules restricting access to election-related IT.

Colorado county clerk blocked from overseeing elections after promoting conspiracy theories

by • 9 months ago

A judge stripped Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters was of her election-supervision duties for sharing sensitive information with conspiracy theorists.

Colorado secretary of state tosses county's election equipment after password breach

by • 11 months ago

Secretary of State Jena Griswold said Mesa County must replace its voting technology after a conspiracy website posted video of the devices' passwords.

Secretaries of state ask DHS to expand anti-disinformation fight

by • 1 year ago

Eleven bipartisan state election chiefs want the agency to build on the Rumor Control website that knocked down false claims about the voting process last year.

Colorado to open DC office

by • 9 years ago

Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today Colorado will open an office in Washington, D.C., joining 32 other states already with offices in the nation’s capital. The office will not be used to advance the political agenda of any one person or group.