January 2020




2020 EAC Elections Summit TOMORROW in Washington, DC

On Tuesday, January 14, the U.S. Election Assistance Commission will hold its 2020 Elections Summit at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. It looks like a fantastic lineup of speakers and topics and should be a great day for the nation’s election community as it prepares for the 2020 election.



New Report Suggests Voters Don’t Carefully Review BMD Ballots

A new study from the University of Michigan is getting lots of coverage because of its findings that voters using ballot marking devices (BMDs) don’t carefully check to see whether their choices were accurately recorded. Those findings – especially the impact of suggested fixes – are valuable regardless of voting technology.