Jocelyn Benson

Right-wing scammers indicted over robocall spreading disinformation about voting by mail

by • 4 weeks ago

Two bumbling GOP scammers face charges over a robocall that discouraged people in Detroit and other cities from voting.

Nation-state hackers 'rattling at our doorknob,' election official tells Congress

by • 2 months ago

"We’ve got to keep our eye on the other balls" even as COVID-19 upends everything, Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams told members of Congress.

Michigan catches robocall spreading disinformation about voting by mail

by • 2 months ago

Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said she and the Michigan attorney general are investigating the call, which appears to be the work of two bumbling right-wing scam artists.

Senate breakthrough on election security funding 'encouraging'

by • 1 year ago

Some state election officials at a federal cybersecurity conference said they're happy to see progress toward sustainable funding, but others remain dubious.