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Election Assistance Commission pleads for more money in Senate hearing

by Shannon Vavra

EAC chairwoman Christy McCormick said during a Senate Rules Committee hearing Wednesday that the commission has seen its budget halved from where it was in 2010.

EAC reassures lawmaker regarding security of voting systems

by Zaid Shoorbajee

In a response letter obtained by CyberScoop, EAC commissioners lay out the many ways the commission works with states on election security.

First-of-its-kind forum on election security gathers state and local officials with feds

by Zaid Shoorbajee

The forum was the first of its kind and came about a month after federal spending legislation provided states with $380 million for election security.

New EAC chairman will continue to focus on election security

by Zaid Shoorbajee

During his yearlong tenure as chairman, Thomas Hicks plans to focus on replacing aging voting equipment, enhancing election security and enacting new Voluntary Voting System Guidelines, among other things.