Dickey files official complaint against Long alleging campaign finance violations in 2016 election

Boynton Beach, Fla — Today, January 12, 2017, the Florida Elections Commission will receive a notarized complaint of alleged campaign finance law violations against Delray Beach resident Rob Long. We wrote about this issue shortly after the November 2016 election; however, no official action was taken until now. Long’s opponent, Karl Dickey in the race…

Critical New Discovery During Wisconsin Recount: Cellular Connectivity of Tabulators Leaves Door Open to Hacking

Madison, Wisconsin — A huge security hole in the U.S. elections, which allows alteration of vote totals by outsider or insider entities, was discovered during the Wisconsin recount, according to electronic security investigators from RecountNow.org. A cellular capability is available as an option on the latest Election Systems and Software (ES&S) DS200 model of optical scanner.…

Largest nonpartisan voter protection coalition Election Protection urges voting reform

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, September 9, 2016, leading civil rights organizations comprising the Election Protection Coalition worked in tandem to document egregious violations of voting rights and galvanize support to overcome obstacles to voting. As of 8:30 p.m. EST on Election night, over 35,000 phone calls were placed to the coalition’s voter assistance hotline (866-OUR-VOTE)…

How did the Libertarians do?

This morning, November 9, 2016, Libertarian Party (LP) presidential nominee Governor Gary Johnson received just under four million votes (3 percent) — the most of any presidential candidate. In 2012, Johnson received just over one million votes so he dramatically increased his votes, but came up short of the 5 percent Libertarians were hoping for to…