Latest Electronic voting News

Brazil's Bolsonaro says he will seek audit of voting system

May. 05, 2022 20:22 PM EDT

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro said Thursday that his political party will seek to audit the electronic voting system before the upcoming election amid concerns he is actively sowing distrust in its eventual results. “As allowed by electoral law, we will...

Editorial Roundup: West Virginia

Apr. 14, 2022 12:55 PM EDT

The Intelligencer. April 12, 2022. Editorial: Bunn Solid Pick For High Court It is clear Gov. Jim Justice had in mind a picture to paint of C. Haley Bunn, his appointee to fill a vacant state Supreme Court seat. “Coal miner’s daughter” and...

Maltese vote in general election with some firsts for nation

Mar. 26, 2022 05:12 AM EDT

VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Voters in Malta headed to the polls Saturday to elect a new Parliament and decide which party will be in government for the coming five years on the Mediterranean island nation. Voting began at 7 a.m. (0600GMT) and ends at 10 p.m., with results expected...

Editorial Roundup: Indiana

Mar. 22, 2022 07:11 AM EDT

Indianapolis Business Journal. March 18, 2022. Editorial: Hoosiers for Good could be positive example for NIL athletes Less than a year after the NCAA agreed to let student athletes profit off their name, image and likeness—by endorsing products, promoting brands on...

Some in GOP want ballots to be counted by hand, not machines

Mar. 12, 2022 07:40 AM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Growing suspicion about the security of voting systems has kindled a back-to-the future moment among conservatives in some parts of the U.S. Republican lawmakers in at least six states have introduced legislation that would require all election ballots to be...

New Mexico Democrats hold pre-primary nominating convention

Mar. 06, 2022 13:00 PM EST

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — The Democratic Party of New Mexico traveled to Republican-rich Roswell for a pre-primary nominating convention. Officials introduced the party’s slate of candidates for the June 7 primary election, an unofficial launch of the campaign season for contested...

Results of New Mexico GOP pre-primary convention postponed

Feb. 27, 2022 10:15 AM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The state Republican Party has postponed releasing pre-primary convention results after its electronic voting system encountered glitches. Party officials said they moved to a back-up plan to have paper ballots in the interest of election integrity after...