Pennsylvania: “Execution Of Search Warrant Requested On Fayette County Bureau Of Elections Over Ballot Issues”

Pittsburgh: The Fayette County District Attorney’s office is requesting the execution of a search warrant on the county bureau of elections to investigate ballot issues during Tuesday’s primary.There are multiple investigations underway after ballot issues in Fayette County. Commissioners said … Continue reading

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“Last-Minute Tweaks to Voting Machine Standards Raise Cyber Fears”

USLW: Last-minute changes to proposed federal standards for new voting machines could expose the equipment to cyberattacks, according to some members of Congress and security professionals.The Election Assistance Commission, slated to authorize new voting system guidelines on Feb. 10, amended … Continue reading

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Antrim, Michigan Hand Recount Confirms Accuracy of Machine Recount, with 12-Vote Gain for Trump

Detroit News: An audit of Antrim County election results Thursday gave President Donald Trump a net gain of 12 votes from the certified results in the northern Michigan county. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s total decreased by one vote, from 5,960 to … Continue reading

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“IA-02: Three counties use voting machines to assist hand recount, defying Secretary of State opinion”

Iowa City Press-Citizen: Three county recount boards are defying a recent legal opinion from the Iowa Secretary of State’s Office and using a machine to aid the recount of ballots in the ultra-close 2nd District congressional race.Recount boards in Scott, Johnson and Clinton … Continue reading

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More Election Administration Problems in NY: “Absentee ballots in limbo over lost sticky notes in Brindisi-Tenney House race”

Syracuse.com: The fate of 39 absentee ballots in the election between Rep. Anthony Brindisi and Claudia Tenney is up in the air after election officials admitted in court today that they lost sticky notes attached to some of the ballots.Oneida County’s election commissioners told … Continue reading

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Hand Recount of Presidential Race in Georgia Proceeding under Uncertain Legal Authority

AJC: By ordering a statewide hand recount of every ballot in the presidential race, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger combined different parts of recount and audit procedures.His decision will result in a time-consuming, labor-intensive process that’s never been attempted before. Raffensperger said it will … Continue reading

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“‘Get to TCF’: What really happened inside Detroit’s ballot counting center”

Deep dive in the Detroit Free Press: Chris Thomas, a former long-time director of elections for the Michigan Secretary of State, addressed the concerns of Republican challengers and debunked rumors of foulplay that circulated on social media.Thomas, who has worked for both Democratic and Republican … Continue reading

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“Nevada Supreme Court rejects Trump campaign emergency request to limit mail ballot counting in Clark County”

Nevada Independent: The Nevada Supreme Court has denied an emergency request by President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign and the state Republican Party to immediately order Clark County election officials to stop processing mail ballots.The appeal, filed Tuesday in the state … Continue reading

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