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Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has developed a new election security plan. But the agency has often played a facilitator role.
State election officials in at least five states have recently clashed with Facebook over issues ranging from policy to misinformation.
The percentage of Americans trusting elections stood at 39% in 2012 and dropped as low as 30% in the midst of the presidential campaign in 2016.
The vulnerabilities around the Voatz app used for voting made rounds early this month. Despte its withdrawal, other apps are still being used for voting.
Five ballot layouts have resulted in voter confusion and lost votes. This new guide by Brennan Center comes annotated with tips for more effective designs.
All active duty military would have access to a system for mailing absentee ballots if a bill introduced Wednesday becomes law.
State tech agencies told U.S. Senate Tuesday more assistance and expertise in protecting election infrastructure is needed.
The plan follows a Government Accountability Office report that said the agency would struggle to execute a nationwide strategy without a finalized agenda.
After Iowa people are worried about tech delaying election results but the trend is toward absentee and mail-in ballots having more potential to do so.