DC Proposal Would Allow Inmates to Vote

The Washington, DC City Council is set to approve emergency legislation that would allow inmates to vote and could eventually include ballots being sent to residents held in federal prisons across the country.

CTCL to Fund 5-City Wisconsin Safe Voting Plan

The Center for Tech and Civic Life is moving beyond technical assistance to local election offices to embrace the role of funder, announcing recently that it would make grants to five Wisconsin cities for work on a Wisconsin Safe Voting Plan in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Maryland Officials Call for “Hybrid” Voting in November

Maryland local election officials are calling on the state to allow them to run a “hybrid” election this November combining vote-by-mail and vote centers, saying the traditional polling place setup will be too difficult in the current coronavirus environment.