Jena Griswold

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Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold, right, speaks with Bogota, Colombia, Mayor Claudia Lopez on April 28, 2023 at the Cities Summit of the Americas in Denver, Colorado. (Scoop News Group)

Countering disinformation a hemisphere-wide conflict, officials say

Disinformation that undermines democracy and trust in government is an international challenge, speakers at the Cities Summit of the Americas said.
Alejandro Mayorkas
U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas delivers remarks while visiting a FEMA community vaccination center on March 2, 2021 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Mark Makela / Getty Images)

Secretaries of state ask DHS to expand anti-disinformation fight

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

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…