Democratic leaders are calling it a top priority now that they control the House. The legislation includes provisions for automatic voter registration, mandates for paper ballots in all federal elections and would make Election Day a federal holiday.
Although Alabama conducts its elections with paper ballots and adheres to a number of minimum cybersecurity best practices for voter registration systems, it fails to require post-election audits that confirm the accuracy of election outcomes, leaving the state vulnerable to hacking and manipulation.
Center for American Progress Voting Systems Report Card
In August 2017, the Center for American Progress released a report entitled “9 Solutions for Securing America’s Elections,” laying out nine vulnerabilities in election infrastructure and solutions to help improve election security in time for the 2018 and 2020 elections.
POLLING PLACE EQUIPMENT
Verified Voting: The Verifier Map
Verified Voting’s interactive map offers detailed county-by-county listing of current voting technology for each state.
All computerized elections should be audited to check the accuracy of the vote count and ensure the integrity of democracy.
ARE al VOTES COUNTED IN THE LIGHT?
STATE ELECTIONS LEGISLATION DATABASE
This database contains state legislation related to the administration of elections introduced in 2011 through this year, 2019.