voting technology

Oregon's electronic, accessible ballots may soon be available in other states

by • 4 years ago

A company providing HTML ballots for blind and disabled voters in compliance with the Help America Vote Act is widening its reach.

New York lawmaker introduces bill to compel election cyber threat studies

by • 5 years ago

As concerns about the security of the presidential election rise, a state senator is hoping to get New York evaluating its election systems for vulnerabilities.

Rhode Island to hold workshops showcasing new voting machines

by • 5 years ago

Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea hopes to get prospective voters comfortable with the new technology before they head to the polls.

Survey: Online voting could boost turnout, despite security concerns

by • 5 years ago

New research suggests that people are generally supportive of being able to vote online, though many are concerned about the security of these systems.

Civil rights groups decry states' management of voter registration databases

by • 5 years ago

A coalition of organizations is trying to raise awareness about elections administration techniques that they believe are discriminatory.

Bill mandating electronic automatic voter registration system heads to Illinois governor

by • 5 years ago

State Sen. Andy Manar's legislation could prompt the state to add millions of voters to its rolls.

Nebraska Legislature weighs future of state's election technology

by • 5 years ago

A pair of bills up for consideration would help Nebraska election officials chart a way forward for the state's aging voting machines.

Virginia overhauls election results website to combat crashes

by • 5 years ago

The state's Department of Elections is moving its Web offerings to the cloud to prevent the slowdowns and failures that plagued the 2014 election season.

Potential voting changes prompt major IT questions in Maine

by • 6 years ago

Voters in the state will decide next year whether or not to move to ranked-choice voting for statewide elections, which could create major tech challenges.