These frontline election workers made sure the votes were counted in 2020. They got death threats. Their torturers stormed the Capitol.
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Top election officials in 14 states Monday asked Biden to boost election funding, citing financial strain of Covid-19, shift to mail voting.
After helping peddle false claims of Trump’s stolen victory in 2020 Trump news sites have now chosen election workers as their target.
The groundwork for attacks on the 2024 election is in place and institutions tasked with protecting the vote are part of the problem.
Two Iranian hackers were charged Thursday by federal prosecutors with intent to cause disorder during the 2020 presidential election.
GOP candidates for state office are still questioning the legitimacy of the 2020 election or casting doubt on the conduct of elections.
Election authorities warn there is still work to be done in the run-up to next year’s midterms to fight disinformation, boost trust.
As Trump’s supporters threaten election workers, law enforcement has taken little action. Reuters tracked down nine of these attackers.
The fight over who gets to count the ballots has erupted in states all throughout the country, including Georgia and Arizona.
On Tuesday, election security authorities in the Biden administration went through their first test run in more than 30 states.