Protecting Election Officials In the News

Below is a list of stories compiled by the California Voter Foundation from news sources around the country reporting on threats to election officials, election security and issues resulting from increased harassment and threats in election administration.

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September 2022

Election fraud claims are driving polarization in the midterm elections (California) -  Roman Battaglia, Jefferson Public Radio, September 29, 2022

Georgia election officials, voting systems CEO vouch for machine’s security ahead of midterms - Stanley Dunlap, Georgia Recorder, September 29, 2022

Murphy, Blumenthal backing bill to ban guns near election sites (Connecticut) - Lisa Hagen, The CT Mirror, September 28, 2022

Conservative activists seeking records from 2020 election (Pennsylvania) - Gillian McGoldrick, The Daily Courier, September 28, 2022

Tulsa County Election Board reaches out to municipal governments for poll worker help (Oklahoma) - Rick Maranon, Fox23, September 28, 2022

Stateside Podcast: A wave of GOP election challenges (Michigan) - Michigan Radio, September 28, 2022

Michigan election worker charged with tampering with voting equipment - Nathan Layne, Reuters, September 28, 2022

Group sues Board of Elections over access to 2020 voting data (South Carolina) - Tony Kukulich, The Island News, September 28, 2022

Mike Lindell says Tina Peters ‘misconstrued’ his ties to impersonation figure (Colorado) - Quentin Young, Colorado Newsline, September 28, 2022

Bennet, Hickenlooper team up on legislation aiming to protect election workers (Colorado) - Marianne Goodland, Colorado Politics, September 28, 2022

'You know you’re famous’: Election fraud conspiracies focus more scrutiny on California voting officials - Eliyahu Kamisher, The Mercury News, September 28, 2022

Requests to check San Diego County 2020 elections increase (California) - Keristen Holmes, CBS8, September 28, 2022

With the vast majority of voters utilizing mail-in ballots, county registrar says there’s virtually no evidence of fraud (California) - Wes Bowers, Iodinews, September 28, 2022

States Take New Steps to Stop Election Mistruths From Going Viral (Connecticut) - Daniela Altimari, Route Fifty, September 28, 2022

After victory in Nevada, election deniers increase calls to eliminate voting machines across the country - Soo Rin Kim and Laura Romero, ABC, September 28, 2022

Push to hand-count ballots gains traction (Nevada) - Kira Lerner, Montrose Daily Press, September 27, 2022

Election Protection Workers Needed (New Mexico) - The Paper, September 27, 2022

Election workers train for battle against conspiracy theories and misinformation before midterms (Michigan) - Arit John, The Los Angeles Times, September 27, 2022

Democrats Go On Offense Against GOP Election Deniers Looking To Run Elections - Paul Blumenthal, Yahoo! News, September 27, 2022

An Arizona election denier is just fine with the election he won - Chris Cillizza, CNN, September 27, 2022

Voters could see an increase in police presence at the polls (Utah) - Lindsey Aerts, KSL News Radio, September 27, 2022

As lawmakers raise questions, election officials in South Dakota defend state’s electoral system - Bart Pfankuch, South Dakota News Watch, September 27, 2022

Town clerks burdened with records requests (Massachusetts) - Greg Vine, Athol Daily News, September 27, 2022

Secretary Raffensperger tries to restore faith in voters after allegations of election fraud (Georgia) - Karen Aguilar, Local3News, September 27, 2022

Georgia taxpayers could foot a $400K bill for new election equipment in Coffee County - T.A. DeFeo,, September 27, 2022

Replacing election machines in Coffee County doesn't truly help, expert says (Georgia) - Doug Richards, 11Alive, September 27, 2022

California Senators Padilla, Feinstein advocate for federal protections for elections workers - Kaitlyn Schallhorn, East Bay Times, September 27, 2022

How to Vet Poll Workers to Mitigate Future Election Subversion Efforts - David Levine, Alliance for Securing Democracy, September 27, 2022

A look at election security and technology ahead of the midterm elections (California) - Van Tieu, ABC10, September 27, 2022

Shasta County reports possible voter intimidation; California governor signs voting protection laws - Orko Manna, KCRA, September 27, 2022

Public information requests flood Harris County election offices as midterm elections near (Texas) - Tom Abrahams, ABC13, September 27, 2022

Fearing harassment, election workers are quitting, Tulsa County official says (Oklahoma) - Kevin Canfield, Tulsa World, September 27, 2022

Tulsa among election boards 'working overtime' after Mike Lindell push for 2020 vote records (Oklahoma) - Kevin Canfield, Tulsa World, September 26, 2022

These are the GOP election deniers on Michigan's ballot - Samuel Robinson, Axios Detroit, September 26, 2022

With Threats on Rise, King Backs Legislation to Protect Election Workers - U.S. Senator Angus King News Release, September 26, 2022

Want to combat election misinformation? Davis County meets with voters face-to-face (Utah) - Saige Miller, KEUR, September 26, 2022

Tarrant County sheriff won’t investigate voter fraud claims in body camera footage (Texas) - Abby Church, Forth Worth Star-Telegram, September 26, 2022

Election officials tired, frustrated by continuous 2020 records requests (North Dakota) - Michael Standaert, Williston Herald, September 26, 2022

Election deniers inundate Colorado county clerks with unprecedented number of information requests; One clerk calls it 'morale killer' - Brian Maass, CBS, September 26, 2022

Clerks inundated by 2020 election denier requests ahead of midterms (California) - YouTube, September 26, 2022

As more states create election integrity units, Arizona is a cautionary tale - Beth Reinhard and Yvonne Wingett Sanchez, The Washington Post, September 26, 2022

Groups seeking voter ‘anomalies’ 2 years after Trump’s loss raise concerns ahead of midterm elections - Andrew Davis and Dasha Burns, NBC, September 26, 2022

A conspiracy-fueled push to count ballots by hand gains traction - Kira Lerner, Georgia Recorder, September 26, 2022

Shasta County Clerk warns of potential voter intimidation (California) - Ashley Gardner, KRCR, September 26, 2022

Shasta County Clerk sends warning about potential voter intimidation (California) - Brandon Downs, Action News Now, September 26, 2022

Shasta County elections office warns of potential voter intimidation ahead of 2022 midterms (California) - David Benda, Redding Record Searchlight, September 26, 2022

Potential voter intimidation occurring in the county (California) - Cathy Darling Allen, Shasta County County Clerk/Registrar of Voters News Release, September 26, 2022

As early voting starts, Youngkin’s elections commissioner calls system ‘dependable’ (Virginia) - Graham Moomaw, Virginia Mercury, September 26, 2022

Tulsa County Election Board slammed with large, complex requests for 2020 voting records (Oklahoma) - Kevin Canfield, Tulsa World, September 26, 2022

False claims, threats fuel poll worker sign-ups for midterms (Georgia) - Sudhin Thanawala, The Associated Press, September 26, 2022

'She's no ringleader' says attorney for fired Coffee Co. election official (Georgia) - Doug Richards, 11 Alive, September 26, 2022

Vote Records Requests Deluge San Diego Registrar After MyPillow CEO’s Pitch (California) - J.W. August, Times of San Diego, September 25, 2022

Georgia voting equipment breach at center of tangled tale - Kate Brumback, The Associated Press, September 24, 2022

Trump Allies Challenging Georgia Voters To Suppress Midterm Turnout - Steven Rosenfeld, The National Memo, September 24, 2022

San Bernardino County GOP questions security of ballot drop boxes (California) - Beau Yarbrough, The Sun, September 24, 2022

Texas Secretary of State ensures voting systems can be trusted - Sam Stark, KXAN, September 24, 2022

Conservative group holds poll watcher training session in Cameron County (Texas) - Valerie Gonzalez, MyRGVNews, September 24, 2022

Election 2022: Watch this shocking NYT video on the threat of election theft this year! - Red, Green, and Blue, September 24, 2022

Commissioners discuss election security (North Carolina) - Chris Prentice, Sandhills Sentinel, September 24, 2022

Summit County GOP Chair criticizes election process in message to supporters (Utah) - Parker Malatesta, KPCW, September 23, 2022

Boisterous agitators disrupt Hays County election machine test, badger Texas secretary of state - Natalia Contreras, The Texas Tribune, September 23, 2022

A private company examined 2020 ballots, hard drives from 2 Pa. counties (Pennsylvania) - Sam Dunklaum WITF, September 23, 2022

Board of Elections see increase in inquiries about election security (North Carolina) - Chloe Leshner, WCNC, September 23, 2022

Catawba County election officials tout security, reliability of elections process (North Carolina) - Kevin Griffin, Hickory Daily Record, September 23, 2022

Southern Pines Panel to Focus on Elections Process, Security (North Carolina) - Mary Kate Murphy, The Pilot, September 23, 2022 

Nevada's GOP nominee for top election post wants to eliminate mail voting but voted by mail multiple times - Em Steck, Kake ABC, September 23, 2022

Out-of-state number called Iowan with election misinformation, secretary of state reports - Robin Opsahl, Iowa Capital Dispatch, September 23, 2022

Coconino County election officials respond to Rogers telling supporters to claim ‘identity theft’ at the polls (Arizona) - Sean Golightly, Arizona Daily Sun, September 23, 2022

With midterms looming, Georgia officials are grappling with challenges from election deniers - Barbara Rodriguez, Fulcrum, September 23, 2022

Fulton poll worker says firing over information breach was in retaliation, lack of security (Georgia) - WSBTV, September 23, 2022

Voting equipment to be replaced after ‘unauthorized access’ (Georgia) - The Associated Press, September 23, 2022

Youngkin defends campaign support of 2020 election denier Kari Lake (Virginia) - Ben Paviour, VPM, September 23, 2022

Virginia becomes latest GOP-led state to launch election fraud unit   - Joan Hennessy, Courthouse News Service, September 23, 2022

Alarm as Koch bankrolls dozens of election denier candidates - Peter Stone, The Guardian, September 23, 2022

Election deniers in US run for office in 2022 - CGTN, September 23, 2022

Drop box popularity holds strong despite attacks and misinformation (Arizona) -   Rachel Leingang, Votebeat Arizona, September 23, 2022

New U of M survey finds high election confidence among local Michigan officials -  Emily BlumbergMichigan Radio, September 23, 2022

Secretary of State races emerge as high-profile contests this midterm election - Joe St. George, WTKR, September 22, 2022

Takeaways: In debate, Arizona secretary of state race all about 2020 election denials - Phillip M. Bailey, USA Today, September 22, 2022

During debate with Fontes, Finchem claims 2020 election was 'irredeemably compromised' (Arizona) - Ben Giles, Fronteras, September 22, 2022

With election denier on the ballot, Arizona debate is bigger than secretary of state race - Phillip M. Bailey, USA Today, September 22, 2022

Arizona GOP secretary of state nominee stands by election conspiracy theories in debate - Maeve Reston, CNN, September 22, 2022

Democracy Under Attack: Confronting Mounting Threats to US Election Workers - Derrick Z. Jackson, The Equation, September 22, 2022

In some states, security concerns prompt schools, churches to withdraw as polling places (New York) - WSJM, September 22, 2022

With midterms looming, Georgia officials are grappling with challenges from election deniers - Barbara Rodriguez, 19th News, September 22, 2022

Secretary Bellows touts election security measures (Maine) - Tom Krosnowski, WABI, September 22, 2022

How could voting be affected in the US if election deniers win? - Madison Czopek and Amy Sherman, Poynter, September 22, 2022

Klobuchar, Durbin, Colleagues Introduce Comprehensive Legislation to Address the Rise in Threats Targeting Election Workers (Minnesota) - News release from  U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar, September 22, 2022

Ada County Clerk Phil McGrane set to be featured on the cover of Time Magazine (Idaho) - Joe Parris, KTVB, September 22, 2022

Mail ballot fight persists in Wisconsin, other key states, sure to slow count - Marc Levy,, September 22, 2022

After tabulator breaches, here’s how Michigan is trying to ensure security of its voting systems -  Oralandar Brand-Williams, Votebeat Michigan, September 22, 2022

GOP candidate accused in voting machine scheme (Michigan) - CNN, September 22, 2022

In Antrim County, economic worries replace election conspiracies among voters (Michigan) - Jonathan Oosting, Bridge Michigan, September 22, 2022

Local government officials’ confidence in election security high, yet disinformation causes concerns (Michigan) - Daniel Rivkin, University of Michigan News, September 22, 2022

Nevada candidate: Outcome of SOS race could affect presidential election in 2024 - Casey Harrison, Las Vegas Sun, September 22, 2022

Republican National Committee: Clark County responds to suit over poll worker data (Nevada) - Gary Dymski, 8NewsNow, September 22, 2022

York County rejects attempt at banning electronic voting machines (Pennsylvania) - Matt Enright, York Dispatch, September 22, 2022

Mercer Co. officials warn of misleading voter information mail (Pennsylvania) - Hanna Erdmann, WYTV, September 22, 2022

Auditors group battles election misinformation (Iowa) - Mike Peterson, KMA Land, September 22, 2022

Kansas election conspiracy theorists seek 2020 redo, ban on electronic voting machines in 2022 - Tim Carpenter, Kansas Reflector, September 22, 2022

From brews to hairdos, Ohio is utilizing businesses to register voters and recruit poll workers -  Andy Chow, The Statehouse News Bureau, September 22, 2022

Editorial: Voters shouldn't back candidates who are election deniers (North Carolina) - Capitol Broadcasting Company, WRAL, September 22, 2022

House to vote on election law overhaul in response to Jan. 6 - The Associated Press, WTVQ, September 21, 2022

Records requests, poll observers, mail-in ballots: Local election boards get ready for contentious midterm (North Carolina) - Charles Duncan, Spectrum News 1, September 21, 2022

The battle over ‘the big lie’ (Arizona) - Ethan Bauer, Deseret News, September 21, 2022

'Election denier playbook': Trump supporters seeking state office raise fears of 2nd insurrection - Tom LoBianco, Yahoo! News, September 21, 2022

Washington County Commission writes letter to Legislature asking for change in election process (Utah) - Mori Kessler, St. George News, September 21, 2022

How are Minnesota election officials responding to concerns over vote security? - Minnesota Public Radio, September 21, 2022

Allamakee County Auditor part of bipartisan advisory group working to combat election disinformation (Iowa) - The Standard, September 21, 202

Election officials confront waves of public records requests from Trump supporters - Gillian Flaccus, KAKE News, September 21, 2022

Ohio Supreme Court restores election denier to November ballot in secretary of state race - Karen Kasler, Ideastream Public Media, September 21, 2022

Public Records requests about the elections are having an impact on local offices (Ohio) - Alexa Griffey, WTAP, September 21, 2022

La Crosse officials assure of safe and accurate election counts ahead of 2022 midterms (Wisconsin) - News8000, September 21, 2022

Commission proposes review of Wisconsin poll observer rules (Wisconsin) - Harm Venhuizen, WUWM, September 21, 2022

Conspiracy Theorists Want to Run America’s Elections. These Are the Candidates Standing in Their Way - Charlotte Alter, Time, September 21, 2022

NBC News poll: Parties split over defining threats to democracy - Bridget Bowman, NBC, September 20, 2022

Behind the Campaign to Put Election Deniers in Charge of Elections - Sue Halpern, The New Yorker, September 20, 2022

Video shows ‘unauthorized access’ to Georgia election equipment - Kate Brumback, PBS, September 20, 2022

New York Assembly Judiciary Committee chairman proposes election worker protection bill - Susan Arbetter, Spectrum News 1, September 20, 2022

This expert says the lies about 2020 are a threat to democracy - Fredreka Schouten, CNN, September 20, 2022

Far-right "constitutional sheriffs" now turn to hunting "fraud" in midterm elections - Areeba Shah, Salon, September 20, 2022

Prominent election deniers are facing growing legal trouble - Tom Dreishbach, NPR, September 20, 2022

Milwaukee alderwoman looks to increase penalties for threatening, harassing election officials (Wisconsin) - Matt Smith, WISN, September 20, 2022

Investigation uncovers truth behind voter fraud claims in Mason County (Washington) - Chris Ingalls, King 5, September 20, 2022

State's top election official says its 'hard to cheat' in Tennessee - Robert Houk, Johnson City Press, September 20, 2022

Montgomery County Prepares for a Secure Fall Election (Pennsylvania) - Dan Sokil, Governing, September 20, 20222

Election integrity skeptics speak before Allegheny County Board of Elections (Pennsylvania) - Bob Mayo, Pittsburgh’s Action News 4, September 20, 2022

Some Butler, Washington County conservatives want to stop the use of electronic voting machines (Pennsylvania) - WESA, September 20, 2022

With absentee ballot requests up 120% in Hamilton Co., the BOE wants you to know how secure such ballots are (Ohio) - Ann Thompson, WVXU, September 20, 2022

Court: Election denier can run for Ohio secretary of state - Julie Carr Smyth, News10, September 20, 2022

Ohio elections officials still get calls about 2020. Here's what they want you to know - Scott Wartman,, September 20, 2022

NC election officials swamped with dubious records requests from 2020 deniers - Rusty Jacobs, WUNC, September 20, 2022

Youngkin says 'dependable' election process in Loudoun, state can be improved further (Virginia) - Amena H. Saiyid, Loudoun Times-Mirror, September 20, 2022

2022 Election: Rural Nevada county ditches voting machines for hand-counted paper ballots - Rio Lacanlale, Reno Gazette Journal, September 20, 2022

Republican National Committee sues Clark County over poll worker information (Nevada) - David Charns, 8NewsNow, September 20, 2022

Shasta County Supervisors address voting controversy, hear public's opinion (California) - Mike Mangas and Adam Robinson, KRCR, September 20, 2022

Election officials tired, frustrated by continuous 2020 records requests (North Dakota) - Michael Standaert, InForum, September 20, 2022

Adrian Fontes says Arizona needs a serious secretary of state, not a conspiracy theorist - Alex Weiner, KTAR News, September 20, 2022

Senior Cryptographer Suggests More Can Be Done to Restore Trust in Elections - Jose Rascon, MeriTalk, September 20, 2022

CNN Exclusive: DHS rejects plan to protect election officials from harassment as midterms loom - Sean Lyngaas, WENY News, September 20, 2022

Gender and Race Differences in Mayors’ Experiences of Violence - Rebekah Herrick, Sue Thomas, Heidi Gerbracht, and Emily Miota, Center for American Women and Politics

With U.S. Democracy Under Attack, Women Election Officials Hold the Front Lines - Katie Usalis, Ms. Magazine, September 20, 2022

‘Guardians of Democracy’: Women Secretaries of State Defend Voting Rights and Election Security at the State Level - Ms. Magazine, September 20, 2022

Iowa groups, election officials race to recruit poll workers amid fears of shortages - Tom Barton, Quad-City Times, September 20, 2022

Election officials struggle to recruit poll workers for midterms amid growing threats - PBS, September 19, 2022

Fairlee and other Vermont municipalities asked to inspect 2020 ballots - Dominic Minadeo, Valley News, September 19, 2022

Pennsylvania election offices challenged by surge of voting record requests - Jan Murphy and J.D. Prose, WITF, September 19, 2022

Iowa Election Officials Worry About Staffing Shortages - Tom Barton, Governing, September 19, 2022

Former mayoral candidate launches new election fraud claims without providing evidence (Tennessee) - Caleb Perhne, WXYB, September 19, 2022

Misinformation, disinformation greatest threats to elections, U.S. don warns - Adeyemi Adepetun, The Guardian, September 19, 2022

Washington County officials say August election was 'fair and honest' - Robert Houk, TimesNews, September 19, 2022

SC elections officials are leaving in record numbers. What will it mean for midterms? (South Carolina) - Zak Koeske and Joseph Bustos, The State, September 19, 2022

Social media platforms’ ‘flawed policies’ amplify election fraud claims: report - Rebecca Klar, The Hill, September 19, 2022

Flood of records requests hampers Oregon election officials - Andrew Selsky, OBP, September 19, 2022

Mass. officials receive records requests blitz fueled by 2020 election conspiracies -  Luis Fieldman, MassLive, September 19, 2022

Election deniers deliver deluge of records requests to officials (Massachusetts) -  Ross Cristantiello,, September 19, 2022

‘I have no idea what any of these even mean’: Massachusetts clerks are getting bombarded with conspiracy-fueled records requests about the 2020 election - Samantha J. Gross, Boston Globe, September 18, 2022

What election deniers want to do when they’re running elections - Victoria Chamberlin, Vox, September 18, 2022

POLITICO Playbook: Who will — and won’t — commit to accepting election results - Eli Okun, Politico, September 18, 2022

Trump's 2024 triumph - Josh Kraushaar and Jonathan Swan, Axios, September 18, 2022

Lancaster County elections office suffers substantial loss of institutional knowledge since 2020 (Pennsylvania) - Carter Walker, Lancaster Online, September 18, 2022

Smith asks “democracy” be removed from county elections motto (North Carolina) - Richard Sullins, The Rant, September 18, 2022

These Philly poll workers love being a crucial part of democracy -  Lydia McFarlane, BillPenn, September 18, 2022

3 Vermont municipalities asked for 2020 election ballots for inspection - Dominic Minadeo, CTDigger, September 18, 2022

Tuscarawas County Board of Elections deluged with demands and record requests (Ohio) - Nancy Molnar, The Times-Reporter, September 18, 2022

Election disinformation is making the job harder for Maine’s local clerks - Michael Shepherd, Bangor Daily News, September 18, 2022

How a rural Colorado county became an epicenter of Donald Trump's Big Lie - Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet, September 18, 2022

Poll worker shortage? Alabama officials not concerned, but recruiting high students and others underway - John Sharp,, September 18, 2022

Bipartisan Group of IA Election Leaders Team Up to Stop Disinformation (Iowa) - Mike Moen, KMA Land, September 18, 2022

Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Buchanan Delivers Resignation Letter To Governor - Leo Wolfson, Cowboy Syaye Daily, September 17, 2022

Iowa SOS candidates Paul Pate, Joel Miller trade heated jabs on election integrity, voting - Brianne Pfannenstiel, Des Moines Register, September 17, 2022

Oregon voter offices flooded with records requests from 2020 election deniers - Grant Stringer, The Oregonian, September 17, 2022

NH Secretary of State: Effort to force hand count of primary ballots slowed results - Rick Green, Valley News, September 17, 2022

Scott McDonell on pressures election officials face in 2022 (Wisconsin) - Frederica Freyberg, PBS Wisconsin, September 16, 2022

A dozen protesters show up at elections meeting to find it being conducted via Zoom (Hawaii) - Annalisa Burgos, Hawaii News Now, September 16, 2022

Director: Police not allowed to provide security at Georgetown County polls per state law - Randal Seyler, Georgetown Times, September 16, 2022

Bill introduced to protect election workers (New York) - The Island 360, September 16, 2022

Report: Party control over election certification poses risks to the future of elections - Shawn Griffiths, Fulcrum, September 16, 2022

It’s Time to Call MAGA a National Security Threat - Wajahat Ali, Yahoo! News, September 16, 2022

Election denier claims to have seen the light about the Big Lie (New Hampshire) - Steve Benen, MSNBC, September 16, 2022

Voter challenges, records requests swamp election offices - Nicholas Riccardi, The Associated Press, September 16, 2022

Election deniers concoct new plan that could sow distrust in 2022 midterms in critical states - Jordan Green, Raw Story, September 16, 2022

Trump openly embraces, amplifies QAnon conspiracy theories -  David Klepper and Ali Swenson, The Associated Press, September 16, 2022

Michigan county clerks swamped with 2020 election fraud conspiracy FOIA requests - Carla Bayron, WZZM, September 16, 2022

Election deniers flood state elections bureau with records requests (Michigan) - Samuel Robinson, Axios Detroit, September 16, 2022

Law enforcement is searching for new ways to protect elections - Benjamin Freed, StatesScoop, September 15, 2022

Explainer: What election deniers could do in 2024 if they win U.S. November midterms - Tim Reid, Reuters, September 15, 2022

Fixing one problem with Pa.’s elections could bolster public confidence, Democrats say - Peter Hall, Pennsylvania Capital-Star, September 15, 2022

Election concerns dominate Montgomery Commissioners meeting (Pennsylvania) - Gregory Purcell, WFMZ, September 15, 2022

Huron County Commissioners vote to keep election records for two more years (Michigan) - Dominic Sevilla, Huron Daily Tribune, September 15, 2022

Meet the essential (poll) workers who make elections possible (Florida) - Jim Piggott, News4Jax, September 15, 2022

An Arizona journalist spent primary election day as a poll worker. Here's what he saw - Hank Stephenson, KJZZ, September 15, 2022

Are our elections fair? (North Carolina) - Kevin Ellis, Gaston Gazette, September 15, 2022

Colorado election officials take physical security into their own hands -  Quentin Young, Colorado Newsline, September 15, 2022 

Bolduc abandons false claims of stolen election, days after GOP Senate primary win (New Hampshire) - Josh Rogers, New Hampshire Public Radio, September 15, 2022

El Paso County primary election results shows 'high-level accuracy,' clerk and recorder says of independent audit (Colorado) - Breeanna Jent, The Gazette, September 15, 2022

Pam Anderson wants to run ‘evidence-based’ elections if elected secretary of state (Colorado) - Sara Wilson, Colorado Newsline, September 15, 2022

As election security doubts mount, Iowa election officials reassure voters of process - Robin Opsahl, Iowa Capital Dispatch, September 15, 2022

Stop the Steal Fans Are Burying Election Workers in Record Requests - Kelly Weill, The Daily Beast, September 15, 2022

Defending the 2020 election has cost Pennsylvania millions. Here’s how the state is preparing for this election - Kenny Cooper, WHYY, September 15, 2022

Oregon officials report new uptick in mail about election fraud conspiracies - Julia Shumway, Oregon Capital Chronicle, September 15, 2022

Minnesota voting officials: Misinformation fueling election skepticism - Kirsti Marohn, InForum, September 15, 2022

More poll workers are facing threats ahead of election (New Mexico) - Stephanie Muñiz, KOAT, September 15, 2022

Disinformation endangers democracy in NM and beyond, experts say - Andrew Beale, Source NM, September 15, 2022

Like democracy, election workers are under assault with many fearing for the future - Jon King, Michigan Advance, September 15, 2022

Voting officials: Misinformation fueling election skepticism (Minnesota) - Kirsti Marohn, MPR News, September 15, 2022

Board of Elections still dealing with extensive requests (Ohio) - Bob Tomaszewski, Wapakoneta Daily News, September 15, 2022

Election officials are the gatekeepers of our democracy - Natalie Adona and Neal Kelley, OC Register, September 14, 2022

GOP Election-Denier Wins New Hampshire Primary to Take On Hassan - Mark Niquette, Bloomberg, September 14, 2022

Philadelphia Newspaper Rips Doug Mastriano as 'Election-Denying' Threat -  Nick Mordowanec, Newsweek, September 14, 2022

‘A theft of taxpayer resources’: Delco still paying to fend off election fraud lawsuits from 2020 (Pennsylvania) - Kenny Cooper, WHYY, September 14, 2022

Far-Right Election Denier Don Bolduc Edges Out Centrist Chuck Morse—The Latest Sign Of Trump’s Influence Boosting GOP Primaries (New Hampshire) - Brian Bushard, Forbes, September 14, 2022

House members roll out bipartisan election bill aimed at preventing future coups - Scott Wong, NBC, September 14, 2022

Pa. election chief: ‘Absolutely’ pre-canvassing would bolster voting integrity perception - Eric Scicchitano, The Daily Item, September 14, 2022

Hip-deep in elections prep, workers bedeviled by online trolls (North Carolina) - Scott Sexton, Winston-Salem Journal, September 14, 2022

Lawsuit alleges Texas’ True the Vote hacked data and targeted small election vendor with racist, defamatory campaign - Natalia Contreras, The Texas Tribune, September 14, 2022

NWA election officials flooded with 2020 election FOIAs (Arkansas) - Alex Angle, KNWA, September 14, 2022

$2 million initiative aims to recruit more Jewish poll workers - Debra Nussbaum Cohen, Forward, September 14, 2022

Election chief on mounting threats to poll workers ahead of midterms - Nicole Sganga, CBS, September 14, 2022

What's at stake in Supreme Court battle over controversial legal theory about who controls elections - Alexandra Hutzler, ABC, September 14, 2022

Election deniers advanced to November ballots in 27 states, report finds - Adam Edelman, NBC, September 14, 2022

As election distrust swirls, three N.H. communities were under a microscope during the primary - Mara Hoplamazian, New Hampshire Public Radio, September 14, 2022

MyPillow exec Lindell says FBI agents seized his cellphone - Michael Balsamo and Christina A. Cassidy, The Associated Press, September 14, 2022

Factbox: These U.S. election deniers want to run the 2024 elections in battleground states - Tim Reid, Reuters, September 14, 2022

Anderson announces plan for Citizen Election Academy (Colorado) - Brian Porter, Akron News-Reporter, September 14, 2022

Election-denying ‘patriot’ groups are trying to stop the use of electronic voting machines across Pa. - Gillian McGoldrick, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 14, 2022

Lee County voting machine integrity questioned by Republican Executive Committee member (Florida) - Tiffany Rizzo, WINK, September 14, 2022

Beleaguered County Clerk Speaks Freely About 2020 Election Documents, Candidates’ Real Addresses, and Bully ‘Patriots’ (California) - Doni Chamberlain, September 13, 2022

‘2020 settled today’: County clerk can destroy election ballots (California) - David Benda, Redding Record Searchlight, September 13, 2022

‘A dangerous normalization of lunacy’: Michael Flynn and a Proud Boys leader are now poll watchers in Florida - Alex Henderson, MSN, September 13, 2022

Editorial: Act to increase voting access and make polling places safe for voters and workers (North Carolina) - Capitol Broadcasting Company, WRAL News, September 13, 2022

Circuit judge signs order to partially vacate case relating to preservation of election records in Lincoln County (North Carolina) - Annie Todd, Argus Leader, September 13, 2022

Will election denialism become as common as presidential elections? - Merrill Matthews, The Hill, September 13, 2022

The Last Chance For Election Deniers To Win Primaries - Nathaniel Rakich and Anna Rothschild, FiveThirtyEight, September 13, 2022

Trump found the holes in our election laws. Congress is trying to patch them. - Ben Jacobs, Vox, September 13, 2022

Cache County sees an increase in election-related records requests (Utah) - Brock Marchant, Utah Public Radio Live, September 13, 2022

Virginia’s Election Integrity Unit: Safeguard or ‘stunt’? - Rick Massimo, WTOP, September 13, 2022

Misinformation top concern for local registrars heading into election season (Virginia) - Mallory Noe-Payne, WVTF, September 13, 2022

Speaking in Oldham County, secretary of state takes aim at election conspiracy theories (Kentucky) - Mark Vanderhoff, WLKY, September 13, 2022

Sebastian County election commissioner says recent controversy will not affect general election (Arkansas) - Brett Rains, 4029TV, September 13, 2022

An inside look at how the Mecklenburg County Board of Elections keeps voting equipment safe, secure (North Carolina) - Chloe Leshner, WCNC, September 13, 2022

Requests for info on 2020's election hinders local officials ahead of midterms - Karen Kasler, NPR, September 13, 2022

Here’s what alleged Elbert County election security breach accomplices were texting (Colorado) - Quentin Young, Colorado Newsline, September 13, 2022

States pass new laws to protect election workers amid ongoing threats (California) - Fredreka Schouten, CNN, September 13, 2022

Top election security official warns of election workforce problems: 1 in 3 have left posts - Ines Kagubare, The Hill, September 13, 2022

Factbox: Three U.S. midterm races to watch in New Hampshire, Rhode Island - Reuters, September 13, 2022

Mike Lindell: Feds Seized My Cellphone at Hardee’s - Kelly Weill and Zachary Petrizzo, The Daily Beast, September 13, 2022

Lorain County elections workers struggling with requests for 1 million records (Ohio) - Jason Hawk, The Chronicle, September 13, 2022

Local elections office bombarded with 2020 election records requests (Ohio) - Brad Hamilton, Fox 8, September 13, 2022

Amid his own fraud investigation, Johnson County sheriff caught telling poll worker to ‘be slippery’ (Kansas) - Roxie Hammill, NPR, September 13, 2022

On the Record: Republican secretary of state candidate Jim Marchant (Nevada) - Jacob Solis, The Nevada Independent, September 13, 2022

Congress may force election deniers to get a lot more creative - Ben Jacobs, Vox, September 13, 2022

Miyares creates "election integrity unit" (Virginia) - Ned Oliver, Axios Richmond, September 12, 2022

Expect ‘Fluidity’ From Threat Actors Ahead of The Midterm Elections - Lindsey O’Donnell-Welch, Decipher, September 12, 2022

Cache County joins nation, state in having election scrutinized (Utah) - Brock Marchant, HJ News, September 12, 2022

Candidates for Iowa's top election official clash on voting laws, misinformation - Katie Akin, Des Moines Register, September 12, 2022

Citizens' group interrogating voters in Klamath County (Oregon) - Jane Vaughan, Jefferson Public News, September 12, 2022

Wayne County Republicans urged primary poll workers, watchers to break Michigan election rules - Doug Tribou and Lauren Talley, WVPE, September 12, 2022

Lake, Seminole Counties see number of record requests amid election concerns (Florida) - Brian Didlake,, September 12, 2022

Are Washoe officials ready for misinformation, fraud claims heading into midterm election? (Nevada) - Ben Margiott, Fox11, September 12, 2022

Election logistics firm sues perpetrators of voter fraud smear campaign (Texas) - Cameron Langford, Courthouse News Service, September 12, 2022

CISA election security chief warns of the impact of threats to poll workers - CBS News, September 12, 2022

Two Americas Index: Democracy deniers - David Nather and Margaret Talev, Axios, September 12, 2022

An ex-professor spreads election myths across the U.S., one town at a time - Annie Gowen, Anchorage Daily News, September 12, 2022

Social media firms are prepping for the midterms. Experts say it may not be enough - Shannon Bond, NPR, September 12, 2022

Election deniers must be 'un-elected' - Bill Blair, Eagle Herald Marinette Menominee, September 12, 2022

Debunking false claims a difficult battle for election offices nationwide - Ali Swenson and Julie Carr Smyth, PBS, September 11, 2022

U.S. reputation damaged on world stage by internal threats, Harris says - Olivia Olander, Politico, September 11, 2022

MTP Compressed: VP Harris Finds ‘The Integrity Of Democracy’ Under Threat By Election Deniers - NBC News, September 11, 2022

We must make it a felony to threaten Nevada election workers - Cisco Aguilar, Reno Gazette Journal, September 11, 2022

Judge denies TRO in Macomb GOP’s effort to toss results of 2020 presidential election (Michigan) - Mitch Hotts, Macomb Daily, September 11, 2022

Fighting bogus claims a growing priority in election offices - Ali Swenson and Julie Carr Smyth, The Associated Press, September 11, 2022

GOP hopefuls for election posts see enemies within own party - Christina A. Cassidy, The Associated Press, September 11, 2022

Jan. 6 Panel to Restart Hearings as House Returns to Work - Scott Patterson, The Wallstreet Journal, September 11, 2022

'They should go in with a great deal of confidence' | NC bipartisan group promises secure elections - Ben Thompson, WCNC, September 10, 2022

Election harassment? Indiana officials say not here - Leslie Bonilla Muniz, News and Tribune, September 10, 2022

The Big Grift Behind the Big Lie - Reveal, September 10, 2022

Michigan Republican leaders urge their poll watchers to violate election rules in training session - Daily Kos, September 10, 2022

Bannon is not finished: his ‘precinct strategy’ could alter US elections for years - Chris McGreal, The Guardian, September 10, 2022

Will Arizonans trust their elections and their votes— with this candidate? - Nicole White, Northeast Valley NEws, September 10, 2022

Democrats feel pressure to ‘save the republic’ in campaigns to run state election systems - Kira Lerner, Pennsylvania Capital-Star, September 10, 2022

Virginia’s Republican Attorney General Creates ‘Election Integrity’ Unit To Investigate Voter Fraud - Colleen Grablick, DCist, September 9, 2022

Local election boards are being bombarded with public records requests to keep them from destroying 2020 election records (Ohio) - Sabrina Eaton,, September 9, 2022

Criminal trial date set for Mesa County Clerk and Recorder Tina Peters as she faces multiple legal battles (Colorado) - Lucas Brady Woods, KUNC, September 9, 2022

Benson says poll workers breaking the law ‘will be swiftly removed’ (Michigan) - John King, Michigan Advance, September 9, 2022

Election security experts urge Georgia to swap out touchscreen voting machines - Kate Brumback, PBS, September 9, 2022

‘Lightyears Ahead’: CISA Compares Election Security Now to 2016 - Cate Burgan, MeriTalk, September 9, 2022

Voting in the general election kicked off Friday -- amid continued harassment of election officials (North Carolina) - Fredreka Schouten, Dianne Gallagher and Pamela Kirkland, CNN Politics, September 9, 2022

Republican Nominees In 40 States Think The 2020 Election Was Stolen. Here’s Why That Matters. -  Nathaniel Rakich and Sophia Lebowitz, FiveThirtyEight, September 9, 2022

Virginia's Republican attorney general creates unit to investigate voter fraud - Joseph Ax, Reuters, September 9, 2022

These are the election-deniers on the Pa. ballot in 2022 - John L. Micek. Pennsylvania Capital Star, September 9, 2022

How Simple Claims of Election Interference Can be Enough to Prompt Real-World Threats -  Edward Graham, Nextgov. September 9, 2022

The threat of political violence looms over this election - Joe St. George, 2 News Oklahoma, September 9, 2022

Virginia's GOP attorney general sets up 'election integrity unit.' Critics call it intimidation - David Jackson, USA Today, September 9, 2022

They Voted to Overturn an Election. Did Their Obits Let Them Off the Hook? - Michael Shafer, Politico, September 9, 2022

‘Absolutely terrifying prospect’: How the midterms could weaken U.S. election security - Eric Geller, Politico, September 9, 2022

Election officials preparing for worst-case scenarios: Violence around the midterms - Areeba Shah, Salon, September 9, 2022

The next ballot box battle has begun (Arizona) - Brigham Tomco, Deseret News, September 8, 2022

Ross: Fair elections need ‘heroic underlings’ - Dave Ross, KIRO News Radio, September 8, 2022

State earns top spot in election integrity (Tennessee) - Lisa Hobbs, Southern Standard, September 8, 2022

GOP Officials Caught Instructing Poll Workers To ‘Secretly’ Break Rules: Leaked Audio (Michigan) - Nikki McCann Ramirez, Rolling Stone, September 8, 2022

Does Utah have 'election deniers' on the 2022 midterm ballot? - Dennis Romboy, KSL, September 8, 2022

Ask a Scientist: How to Thwart Threats to Democracy - Elliott Negin, The Equation, September 8, 2022

Some Wyoming Republicans want to limit the secretary of state after Trump's pick wins - Bob Beck, NPR, September 8, 2022

Bexar County, bullied by the state on elections, struggles to best serve voters (Texas) - Robert Rivard, San Antonio Report, September 8, 2022

Election officials are beefing up security ahead of midterm elections around the country. What about Horry County? (South Carolina) - WBTW News, September 8, 2022

New Knox County commissioner among those asking for 2020 election data (Tennessee) - Grace King and John North, 10 News, September 8, 2022

Why Elko County won’t be doing election audit (Nevada) - Adella Harding, Elko Daily, September 8, 2022

Elections clerks field ‘frivolous requests’ in apparent effort to sow distrust (Maine) - Caitlin Andrews, Penobscot Bay Pilot, September 8, 2022

GOP secretary of state candidate Pam Anderson backed by former election officials of all stripes (Colorado) - Ernest Luning, The Gazette, September 8, 2022

A publisher abruptly recalled the '2,000 Mules' election denial book. NPR got a copy. - Tom Dreisbach, NPR, September 8, 2022

All 88 Ohio election boards report getting requests for 2020 election documents. Why? - Karen Kasler, WVXU News, September 8, 2022

'This cannot continue': MAGA influencers are creating hell for California elections offices - Eric Ting, SF Gate, September 8, 2022

Freedom Caucus zeroes in on South Dakota election process - South Dakota Public Broadcasting, September 8, 2022

Election skeptics renew fraud claims, flood Shasta County official with records requests - David Benda, Record Searchlight, September 8, 2022

Amid spotlight on secretary of state races, Doug La Follette talks election security, other midterms issues (Wisconsin) - Ian Wilder, The Daily Cardinal, September 8, 2022

The midterm elections need workers. Teens, veterans and lawyers are stepping up - Hansi Lo Wang, NPR, September 7, 2022

Election deniers on ballot: What does this mean for democracy? - Peter Grier and Noah Robertson, The Christian Science Monitor, September 7, 2022

Video Reveals Election Denier Accessed Georgia Voting Data - Mark Niesse, Governing, September 7, 2022

Vermont Secretary of State Candidate Looks to Expand Ballot Access, but First She Faces an Election Denier - Daniel Nichanian, Bolts, September 7, 2022

County to receive nearly half-million dollar state grant to fund elections (Pennsylvania) - James Mentzer, Lebtown, September 7, 2022

A QAnon-Touting Election Denier Could Soon Run This Swing State’s Elections (Pennsylvania) - Cameron Joseph, Vice, September 7, 2022

Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters pleads not guilty in election security breach case (Colorado) - Bente Birkeland and Carla Jimenez, CPR News, September 7, 2022

Pima Supes spar over election procedures, despite mostly positive report on August primary (Arizona) - Bennito L. Kelty, Tuscon Sentinel, September 7, 2022

Election activists are seeking the “cast vote record” from 2020. Here’s what it is and why they want it. - Rachel Leingang, Votebeat Arizona, September 7, 2022

Sec. of State Schwab talks election security, resources for entrepreneurs (Kansas) - Shayla Gaulding, The Emporia Gazette, September 7, 2022

Most Americans see Trump's MAGA as threat to democracy: Reuters/Ipsos poll - Jason Lange, Reuters, September 7, 2022

Election deniers are swamping officials with records requests — including Maine’s - Steve Mistler, Maine Public, September 7, 2022

State committee hears expert testimony on what drives voter mistrust (New Hampshire) - Paul Cuno-Booth, NHPR, September 7, 2022

S2E11 – Keeping Elections Running in Mesa County, Colorado with Stephanie Wenholz - KBIA, September 7, 2022

Conservatives zero in on South Dakota election process - Lee Strubinger, SDPB, September 7, 2022

Local election workers bombarded with legal threats about 2020 election (Illinois) - Shabnam Danesh, Central Illinois Proud, September 7, 2022

“This rhetoric needs to quit,” says FL Election Supervisor following Governor’s words over election arrests - Katie LaGrone, WFTS Tampa Bay, September 7, 2022

More than a third of Republicans on ballots in November support Donald Trump's false stolen-election claims: report - Nicole Gaudiano, Insider, September 7, 2022

Michigan GOP leaders encourage rule breaking at poll worker training session - Bob Ortega, Audrey Ash, Yahya Abou-Ghazala and Drew Griffin, CNN Politics, September 7, 2022

The Election Official Who Tried to Prove “Stop the Steal” (Colorado) - Sue Halpern. The New Yorker, September 7, 2022

With Election Looming, Maricopa County Wants to Hire 2,500 Temporary Poll Workers (Arizona) - Kiera Riley, Phoenix New Times, September 7, 2022

In ND, Women Shine in Overseeing Local Elections - Mike Moen, Public News Service, September 7, 2022

More Than 1 In 2 Americans Will Have An Election Denier On The Ballot This Fall - FiveThirtyEight, September 7, 2022

Trump foil Raffensperger meets rising star Nguyen in Georgia secretary of state election - Adam Van Brimmer, Savannah Now, September 7, 2022

Cameras, Plexiglass, Fireproofing: Election Officials Beef Up Security - Neil Vigdor, The New York Times, September 6, 2022

Secretary of State Adams Targets State Senator for Misinformation (Kentucky) - Nick Storm, Kentucky Fried Chicken, September 6, 2022

Dallas County officials fund election security review ahead of high-stakes midterm election (Texas) - Bret Jaspers, KERA News, September 6, 2022

Missouri secretary of state throws support behind controversial election theory - Jason Hancock, Missouri Independent, September 6, 2022

The Real Winner of GOP’s 2022 Primaries Was Denial of 2020 Election - Ryan Teague Beckwith, Bloomber, September 6, 2022

Macomb County GOP asks federal court to decertify the 2020 election (Michigan) - Simon Schuster, M Live, September 6, 2022

Johnson County sees influx of public records requests for 2020 vote records (Indiana) - Noah Crenshaw, Daily Journal, September 6, 2022

'They don't make a lot of sense': Local election officials flooded with impossible demands (Illinois) - Mark Maxwell, KSDK, September 6, 2022

Judge throws out Tina Peters recount challenge (Colorado) - Colleen Slevin, CPR News, September 6, 2022

Upper Arlington passes measure to make harassing election workers a crime (Ohio) - Kevin Landers, 10 WBNS, September 6, 2022

Election concerns linger for Olmsted County group (Minnesota) - Randy Petersen, Post Bulletin, September 6, 2022

Vigo County Clerk's Office fights for pay increase among mass employee exodus (Indiana) -  Kit Hanley, WTHITV, September 6, 2022

Pima County Supervisors show why it will be a long election season (Arizona) - Bud Foster, KOLD, September 6, 2022

Democrat Election-Denier Claims Denying Elections Is One Of The ‘Hallmarks’ Of Fascism (Maryland) - Virginia Kruta, The Daily Wire, September 5, 2022

NC Elections Board and Rules Commission at odds over rules for election observers - Mark Jurkowitz, The Outer Banks Voice, September 5, 2022

Florida man uses grenade to threaten election worker, police say - Nathaniel Rodriguez, WBTW, September 5, 2022

Maintaining a safe, orderly voting environment in the 2022 General Election (North Carolina) - Duplin Times, September 5, 2022

America should honor our election workers this Labor Day - Chicago Sun Times, September 5, 2022

Statewide tour aims to dispel election myths - Rusty Jacobs, WUNC, September 5, 2022

Fighting Back Against Election Lies - NPR, September 5, 2022

Claims of voter fraud, old as the republic, still work as weapons for Trump - Ron Elving, NPR, September 4, 2022

Michigan secretary of state says officials worried about ‘violence and disruption’ on Election Day - Zach Schonfeld, The Hill, September 4, 2022

St. Pete man threatens supervisor of elections office with grenade, police say (Florida) - Nathaniel Rodriguez, News Channel 8, September 4, 2022

Senator Says 'Democracy at Risk,' but Supports PAC Backing Election Denier (Washington) - Matt Keely, Politico, September 4, 2022

Violence and disruptions biggest threats to U.S. election - Michigan official - Ted Hesson, Reuters, September 4, 2022

US election conspiracies find fertile ground in conferences - Margery A. Beck and Christina A. Cassidy, The Associated Press, September 4, 2022

Protect election workers - David Levine and Grace Gordon, The Dallas Morning News, September 2, 2022

False claim of voter fraud concerns from a Berkshire County sheriff candidate prompts rebuke from Pittsfield city clerk (Massachusetts) - Josh Landes, WAMC, September 2, 2022

Election officials say worker hiring steady despite rhetoric (Indiana) - Garrett Bergquist, WISHTV, September 2, 2022

Brevard elections chief Lori Scott says she is resigning in surprise announcement (Florida) - Eric RogersDave Berman, Florida Today, September 2, 2022

Election Officials Have Been Largely Successful in Deterring Cyber Threats, CISA Official Says - Edward Graham, Next Gov, September 2, 2022

This Tool Was Supposed To Detect Election Hacking. Now It's A Misinformation Target - NPR, September 2, 2022

Getting the word out on election security - Susan Miller, GCN, September 2, 2022

"2000 Mules" group ignored Arizona AG's requests for info - Jeremy Duda, Axios Phoenix, September 2, 2022

Why U.S. Elections Are Vulnerable and What to Do About It -  John Medearis, Capital & Main, September 2, 2022

How election deniers could sway the 2024 election - Nicole Narea, Vox, September 2, 2022

County Election Officials Debunk Latest Conspiracy Theory Going Around Iowa - Amie Rivers, Iowa Starting Line, September 2, 2022

GOP candidate recount lawsuit dismissed, group appeals to Colorado Supreme Court - Breeanna Jent, The Gazette, September 2, 2022

Americans continue to feel U.S. democracy is under threat — CBS News poll - Anthony Salvanto, CBS, September 1, 2022

Majorities in both parties say democracy in danger of collapse: poll - Julia Mueller, The Hill, September 1, 2022

Brian Kemp’s Running Mate Is a Fake Elector (Georgia) - Amanda Carpenter, The Bulwark, September 1, 2022

Ginni Thomas pressured Wisconsin lawmakers to 'take action' to overturn Biden's 2020 election win, emails reportedly show - Katie Anthony and Warren Rojas, Insider, September 1, 2022

Bi-partisan event highlighting secure elections to come to Eastern Carolina - WITN, September 1, 2022

Pittsfield city clerk affirms integrity of elections after a candidate makes false claim of voter fraud risk (Massachusetts) - Amanda Burke, The Berkshire Eagle, September 1, 2022

Secretary of State says DoJ has been notified of election official harassment (Massachusetts) - Matthew Medsger, Boston Herald, September 1, 2022

Secretary of State Michael Adams continues to take on claims of election fraud in Kentucky - Karolina Buczek, Lex 18, September 1, 2022

Iowa elections officials see surge of challenges to voter registration files - Erin Murphy, The Gazette, September 1, 2022

Florida middle school assignment on 'stolen' 2020 election, media bias goes viral - Ryan Callihan, Finger Lakes Times, September 1, 2022

Special prosecutor could investigate potential voter fraud in Illinois primary - Mark Maxwell, KSDK, September 1, 2022

1A Remaking America: The Poll Watchers Primed With Disinformation - NPR, September 1, 2022

Alarm grows as more election workers leave their posts ahead of Election Day - Fredreka Schouten, CNN Politics, September 1, 2022

YouTube More Likely to Direct Election-Fraud Videos to Users Already Skeptical about 2020 Election’s Legitimacy - New York University, September 1, 2022

Google, YouTube outline plans for the US midterm elections - Lauren Forristal, Tech Crunch, September 1, 2022

Wisconsin Elections Commission seeks funds to process complaints, boost confidence in elections - Mitchell Schmidt,, September 1, 2022

Fact Check-Voting machines that are hacked in viral 2018 video are no longer widely used - Reuters, September 1, 2022

Elections commission proposes new office of inspector general to combat misinformation - Matt Smith, WISN, September 1, 2022

August 2022

Conspiracy theory podcaster barred from running for Ohio Secretary of State - Morgan Trau, News 5 Cleveland, August 31, 2022

Racist and derogatory emails sent to Alachua County Supervisor of Elections -  Aaron Adelson, My CBS4, August 31, 2022

Wis. SOS hopeful wants election control, won’t say how much - Todd Richmond, The Associated Press, August 31, 2022

New elections complaint alleges online absentee ballot requests in Wisconsin are illegal - Adam Rogan, The Chippewa Herald, August 31, 2022

Local election offices often are missing on social media – and the information they do post often gets ignored - Thessalia Merivaki and Mara Suttmann-Lea, The Conversation, August 31, 2022

2020 election denier and Ohio secretary of state hopeful is ruled ineligible for November ballot - Jo Ingles, WVXU, August 31, 2022

California lawmakers OK bill to hide public worker addresses - Adam Beam, KXLY, August 31, 2022

Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams takes on claims of election fraud - Todd Faulkner and Ethan Patterson, WPSD Local, August 31, 2022

Idaho's GOP secretary of state nominee stands out for an unusual reason: rejecting false election fraud claims - Katherine Huggins and Ariel Gans, USA Today, August 31, 2022

Americans are starting to get it: we can’t let Trump – or Trumpism – back in office - Austin Sarat and Dennis Aftergut, The Guardian, August 30, 2022

She spoke at Mike Lindell’s latest election fraud summit. Utah County nearly appointed her to look for fraud in the 2022 primary election. - Bryan Schott, The Salt Lake Tribune, August 30, 2022

Mesa County district attorney presses for earliest trial dates in Tina Peters case (Colorado) - Sara Wilson, Briefline, August 30, 2022

Hillsborough election workers hope accuracy, transparency bolsters voter confidence (Florida) -  Eric Glasser, WTSP, August 30, 2022

Alabama voting machines challenged as unreliable in court hearing - Mike Cason,, August 30, 2022

Judge: This GOP primary election and recount wasn't funky, it goes to 'Funke' Frommeyer (Kentucky) - Joe Sonka, Courier Journal, August 30, 2022

Gilbert posts bond, recount is Thursday (Kentucky) - Dennis George Paxton, The News-Enterprise, August 30, 2022

With 10 weeks until midterms, election deniers are hampering some election preparations - Soo Rin Kim, Laura Romero, Patrick Linehan, and Kate Holland, ABC, August 30, 2022

Want to oversee Washoe County elections? Deadline to apply for registrar job is Wednesday (Nevada)  - Mark Robison, Reno Gazette Journal, August 30, 2022

Coming elections 'most consequential' in our history - William Kolbe, Andover Townsman, August 29, 2022

What brought down one Texas county’s entire elections department? It was something in the water. - Natalia Contreras, Votebeat Texas, August 29, 2022

Griswold misleadingly claims that Republicans could soon end voting nationwide - Kyle Clark, 9 News, August 29, 2022

What to do about election process worries that continue to bedevil the country - Tom Temin, Federal News Network, August 29, 2022

Auditors reaching out to state lawmakers over election security (South Dakota) - Tom Hanson, Kelo, August 29, 2022

When an election denier becomes an election chief - Zach Montellaro, Politico, August 29, 2022

‘The US could lose the right to vote’: top official’s democracy warning - Lauren Gambino, The Guardian, August 29, 2022

‘Evolving and deepening’ antidemocratic threats could ignite election chaos, officials and experts warn - Alex Woodward, Independent, August 28, 2022

You’re Subsidizing The Threat To Democracy - David Sirota, Rolling Stone, August 28, 2022

Exclusive – Republicans Escalate Push for Poll Worker Transparency in Clark County, Nevada - Katherine Hamilton, Breitbart, August 28, 2022

On the front lines: Elections administrators report no threats to staff (Texas) - Steve Clark, My RGV News, August 28, 2022

Cabell County Clerk's Office workers attend election integrity, security webinar  (West Virginia) - The Herald-Dispatch, August 28, 2022

Colorado secretary of state says "extreme" GOP might strip voting rights - Ivana Saric, Axios, August 28, 2022

Election Security Changes Since 2020 - Stephanie Liebergen, AOL, August 28, 2022

'I dread 2024': America's local election officials are being pushed to their limits - Kenneth Tran, USA Today, August 28, 2022

Some Republicans in Washington state cast a wary eye on an election security device - Miles Parks and Austin Jenkins, NPR, August 28, 2022

Primary fallout: Trump candidates did well in August; how will they fare in November? - David Jackson, USA Today, August 27, 2022

Bernalillo County recruiting more poll workers (New Mexico) -  Annalisa Pardo, KRQW, August 27, 2022

Election denier Kristina Karamo is Michigan GOP secretary of state nominee - Ben Orner, M Live, August 27, 2022

First on CNN: Motorist charged with threatening Utah Senate candidate with gun - Jim Acosta, CNN Politics, August 27, 2022

Michigan GOP formally nominates two Trump-backed election deniers for key statewide offices - Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN Politics, August 27, 2022

Johnson County judge throws out lawsuit attempting to 'undermine' 2020 election results (Kansas) - Roxie Hammill, KCUR, August 26, 2022

Canton Township rejects former state senator’s demand for information on election machines (Michigan) - Grant Hermes and Brandon Carr, ClickonDetroit, August 26, 2022

The ‘Big Lie’ messengers who carry a badge and gun - Jessica Pishko, AZ Mirror, August 26, 2022

Arizona GOP candidates lose bid to ban ‘exploitable’ voting machines - Michael McDaniel, Courthouse News Service, August 26, 2022

Utah officials respond to claims of voter fraud by ‘My Pillow Guy’ - Kade Garner, ABC4, August 26, 2022

President Biden targets ‘MAGA’ Republicans, calls them a ‘threat to democracy' -, August 26, 2022

Judge tosses Lake, Finchem lawsuit to stop use of voting machines (Arizona) - AZ Family, August 26, 2022

Carter Center launches Georgia-focused election program - Orlando Montoya, GPB News, August 26, 2022

Election deniers win the day, Nye County exempted from rule for hand-counting ballots - Michael Lyle, Nevada Current, August 26, 2022

Wisconsin AG to AP: Election Worker Threats to Be Prosecuted - The Associated Press, August 26, 2022

Trump election probe in Georgia cites voting system breach - Kate Brumback and Christina A. Cassidy, The Associated Press, August 26, 2022

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos withdraws subpoenas Michael Gableman had issued to local officials over the 2020 election (Wisconsin) - Molly Beck, Marshfield News Herald, August 26, 2022

Anti-vaxxer, election denier, against evolution education. And, in Michigan, perhaps secretary of state (Michigan) - Hannah Schoenbaum, USA Today, August 26, 2022

Report shows evolving anti-democratic threats, election subversion in Wisconsin, nationwide - Henry Redman, Wisconsin Examiner, August 25, 2022

Election officials brace for onslaught of poll watchers (North Carolina) - Carrie Levine, Tuscon Sentinel, August 25, 2022

Trump-Backed Republican Bragged About Committing Voter Fraud: Report (Arizona) - Nick Mordowanec, Newsweek, August 25, 2022

How election-denying GOP governors could tilt the 2024 presidential election - Kira Lerner, New Jersey Monitor, August 25, 2022

How Polling Places Can Prepare for Potential Election-Season Violence - Jennifer Hesterman, Homeland Security Today, August 25, 2022

Ballot images are published for election transparency (Colorado) - Marshall Zelinger, 9 News, August 25, 2022

No, there weren’t 23,203 registered voters in Wisconsin with the same phone number during the 2020 election (Wisconsin) - Kelly Jones, KHOU, August 25, 2022

Tina Peters’ deputy clerk pleads guilty, will cooperate with investigation into her boss (Colorado) - Bente Birkeland and Megan Verlee, CPR News, August 25, 2022

U.S. Justice Dept. sued to disclose records on threats to election workers -  Mike Scarcella, Reuters, August 25, 2022

Leinbach: Criticism of Berks voting machines misdirected (Pennsylvania) - David Kostival, WFMZ, August 25, 2022

They doubted Joe Biden's win in 2020. Now, they're poised to help run November's elections in Nevada - Fredreka Schouten, CNN Politics, August 25, 2022

Secretary of State's office refers to 'wingnuts' pushing Missoula Co. election allegations (Montana) - Sam Wilson, MT Standard, August 25, 2022

Coalition of Bay Area Election Officials Wins Prestigious National Award (California) - East Coast Today, August 25, 2022

Minnesota's GOP nominee for top elections official called changing voting rules 'our 9/11' after 'the big rig' in 2020 -  Andrew Kaczynski and Em Steck, CNN Politics, August 25, 2022

It's never too early to start paying attention to your local elections  (California) - Tyler Van Dyke, KRCR, August 25, 2022

Mississippi Secretary of State meets with Warren County Election Officials - Ben Martin, The Vicksburg Post, August 25, 2022

El Paso County Clerk wins ‘Guardian of Democracy’ award for defending election process (Colorado) - Mallory Anderson, KRDO, August 25, 2022

Olmsted County administrator: Data misinterpretation led to group's 2020 election concerns (Minnesota) - Randy Petersen, Post Bulletin, August 25, 2022

NC commission rejects proposal for tighter restrictions on poll watchers - Bryan Anderson,, August 25, 2022

Pa. voters are confident in the 2020 election outcome, a new F&M poll shows - Sam Dunklau, WITF, August 25, 2022

Wyoming Looks to Limit Secretary of State Power After 2020 Election Denial - Nick Reynolds, Newsweek, August 25, 2022

Pennsylvania's poll worker recruitment effort drew 1,100 last week - The Associated Press, August 25, 2022

Voting machine overhaul could cost county $140,000 (Ohio) - Linda Harris, Herald-Star, August 25, 2022

A Democracy Crisis In The Making: August 2022 Edition - States United Democracy Center, August 24, 2022

‘Mass exodus’ of election officials amid unanswered questions (Wisconsin) - Andrew Fancher, WIS News, August 24, 2022

Richland Co. Elections Office names interim director amid resignations, poll worker issues (South Carolina) - Kelsey Sanchez, Watch Fox 57, August 24, 2022

RI relaunches 211 voter information hotline - Allison Shinskey and Chelsea Jones. WPRI, August 24, 2022

State elections board wants temporary rule to restrict poll watchers (North Carolina) - Matt Mercer, The North State Journal, August 24, 2022

Election Denier Roger Stone to Trump Supporters: It’s Time to Move On - Zachary Petrizzo, The Daily Beast, August 24, 2022

King County gets another award for its election observer system (Washington) - Paige Browning, KUOW, August 24, 2022

The Big Lie Messengers Who Carry a Badge and Gun - Jessica Pishko, Bolts, August 24, 2022

Minot man under investigation makes bid for Secretary of State -(North Dakota)  Joel Crane, KFYR TV, August 24, 2022

State is trying to cut down on mischief at polling places (North Carolina) - Beth Lawrence, The Sylvia Herald, August 24, 2022

Nevada GOP Secretary of State candidate accused of breaking campaign finance law - News 3, August 24, 2022

KY Secretary of State talks cons of recounts - Sarah Walters, WBKO, August 24, 2022

Florida Secretary of State boasts ‘safe and secure elections’ after primary - Libby Dean, News Channel 8, August 24, 2022

Meet the Man Fighting to Keep Arizona Honest in 2024 - Daniel Strauss, Soapbox, August 24, 2022

ABA calls on legal professionals to 'step up' and serve as poll workers in upcoming 2022 elections - Amanda Robert, ABA Journal, August 24, 2022

Ken Paxton bucks legal precedent and secretary of state’s advice in letting anyone examine ballots right after elections (Texas) - Jessica Huseman, Votebeat Texas, August 24, 2022

Conspiracy-promoting Michigan ex-lawmaker sought voting system files - Craig Mauger, The Detroit News, August 24, 2022

False accusations of election fraud prompt some election workers across the US to quit ahead of Election Day - Laura Romero and Soo Rin Kim, ABC News, August 24, 2022

The NBC News Poll: Kean, Jr. can no Longer Avoid the ‘Threat to Democracy’ (New Jersey) - Alan Steinberg, Insider NJ, August 23, 2022

County receives $20K for new voting machines (Kentucky) - Karah Wilson, McLean County News, August 23, 2022

Readout of Justice Department Officials’ Remarks to National Association of Election Officials - News release from the U.S. Department of Justice, August 23, 2022

Election night security, polling locations dominate Bexar County Commissioners meeting (Texas) - Brian Kirkpatrick, Texas Public Radio, August 23, 2022

Election Officials seek volunteers to work pulls during 2022 election  (West Virginia)- Lacie Pierson, Coal Valley News, August 23, 202

Unfounded voter fraud claims have brought attempts toward stricter voting laws in Pennsylvania - Chris UlleryTeresa Boeckel, York Daily Record, August 23, 2022

Will protections for election workers, expanded voting rights become reality in New Mexico? - Michael McDevitt, Las Cruces Sun-News, August 23, 2022

The threat of election deniers - Shia Kapos, Politico, August 23, 2022

County clerk responds to voting machine concerns (New Mexico) - Lisa Dunlap, Roswell Daily Recor, August 23, 2022

How the pandemic created a seismic shift in Nevada's election system - Mark Robison, Reno Gazette Journal, August 23, 2022

Push to get additional election workers leading up to general election (Kansas)- Lily Wu, KWH12, August 23, 2022

Carbon receives $224K for elections (Pennsylvania) - Amy Miller, Times News Online, August 23, 2022

Leyden town clerk submits resignation, citing ‘toxic’ work environment (Massachusetts) - Chris Larabee, Greenfield Recorder, August 23, 2022

Lawsuit filed against Secretary of State over primary election results (Kansas)- Jessica Watson, KSN, August 23, 2022

Richland County poll workers react to late paychecks (South Carolina) - Nate Stanley, WLTX, August 23, 2022

House candidate says election officials mishandled recount of primary race (Connecticut) - Jessica Barreto, WOKV, August 23, 2022

Lehigh County ramping up efforts to recruit poll workers ahead of November election  (Pennsylvania)- Rob Manch, WFMZ, August 23, 2022

Election Monitors Appointed for 3 NH Communities for Primary (New Hampshire) - NBC Boston, August 23, 2022

Vigo County Clerk's Office fights for better pay after losing a third of its staff this election year - Kit Hanley, WTHI-TV, August 23, 2022

GUEST COLUMN: Stand up for democracy; be a poll worker - Virginia Chau, The Denver Gazette, August 23, 2022

Rank-choice Voting Advances as Election Deniers, Voting Right Limitations Gain Traction - Daniela Altimari, Rout Fifty, August 23, 2022

'A lot of moving parts': Richland County Elections deputy director rescinds resignation (South Carolina) - Zoie Henry, WLTX, August 23, 2022

Election Deniers Go Door-to-Door to Confront Voters After Losses - Ryan Teague Beckwith, Bloomberg, August 23, 2022

Secretary of State’s Office receives unsigned threat of mass “sick out” (Alabama) - John H. Glenn, Alabama Works!, August 23, 2022

Lawsuits in pair of Colorado counties seek to force hand count in November election - Quentin Young, Colorado Newsline, August 23, 2022

Fontes says uncertainty in election processes has added pressure to Arizona secretary of state race - Danny Shapiro, KTAR News, August 23, 2022

Ron DeSantis praised Florida's elections in 2020. Then he instituted major changes for 2022 -  John Kennedy, Tallahassee Democrat, August 23, 2022

A change to Florida's ballot signature review creates headaches for local officials - Ashley Lopez, WHQR, August 23, 2022

Making Participatory Budgeting Work: Experiences on the Front Lines - Zachary Roth, Brennan Center, August 23, 2022

Michigan election officials demanded change after 2020. Their calls so far have gone unmet. - Clara Hendrickson, Detroit Free Press, August 23, 2022

How True the Vote Fabricates Claims of Election Fraud, for Fun and Profit - Mimi Swartz, Texas Monthly, August 22, 2022

New breed of video sites thrives on misinformation and hate - Andrew R.C. Marshall and Joseph Tanfani, Reuters, August 22, 2022

Pax­ton Releas­es AG Opin­ion to Pro­mote Elec­tion Integri­ty, Transparency (Texas) - News release from the office of Ken Paxton, Attorney General of Texas, August 22, 2022

The Election Deniers Running In Florida And New York - Kaleigh Rogers, FiveThirtyEight, August 22, 2022

Rep. Abigail Spanberger: Election Deniers And ‘Extreme Candidates’ Are ‘Threats To Democracy’ (Virginia) - MSNBC, August 22, 2022

Green Bay public officials discuss complaints from election observers (Wisconsin) - Joshua Peguero, WBAY, August 22, 2022

State Senator from Chippewa Falls supports keeping Wisconsin Elections Commission intact - WQOW, August 22, 2022

State Assures Election Security Despite Republican Claims (Washington) - Colin Tiernan, Governing, August 22, 2022

Elections officials say recent influx of records requests could be a 'denial-of-service' attack (North Carolina)- April Laissle, WFDD, August 22, 2022

RGJ/Suffolk poll: An election denier is leading race to be Nevada's top elections officer - Rio Lacanlale, Reno Gazette Journal, August 22, 2022

Election, disability experts testify as trial over election laws enters week Two (Montana)- Keith Schubert, Daily Montanan, August 22, 2022

Kansas Secretary of State: ‘No systemic election fraud in our state’ - KWCH, August 22, 2022

Parents have security concerns with thousands expected in and out of schools on Tuesday to vote (Florida)- Ashley Dyer, CBS Miami, August 22, 2022

Gov. DeSantis’ election security team probed FL voters for fraud in heavily Democratic counties - Issac Morgan, Florida Phoenix, August 22, 2022

Billie Eilish, Mariah Carey and Alicia Keys Among Stars Recruiting Poll Workers to Ensure Accessible Elections - Kyler Alvord, People, August 22, 2022

CISA Hosts Election Security Exercise Ahead of 2022 Midterm Elections - Edward Graham, Nextgov, August 22, 2022

McConnell says voter fraud is rare and he isn't worried about threats to democracy - Zoë Richards and Kate Santaliz, NBC News, August 22, 2022

Pa. Republican state lawmaker says a key 2020 election fraud claim was “not factual” - Sam Dunklau, WITF, August 22, 2022

Editorial: Florida’s vote-fraud action unintentionally provides proof that it’s all a big lie. editorial - Florida News, August 22, 2022

Candidates who deny the 2020 presidential election results are winning races - NPR, August 22, 2022

Election officials brace for onslaught of poll watchers (North Carolina)- Carrie Levine, Votebeat, August 22, 2022

Luzerne County Election Bureau requesting grant-funded mail ballot sorting system (Pennsylvania) - Jennifer Learn-Andes, Times Leader, August 22, 2022

Election Commission gets funding for primary; director says poll workers will be paid (Guam) - Joe Taitano, Pacific Daily News, August 22, 2022

Florida's oldest poll worker: Vera Craig, 101, gets back to work for Tuesday's primary - Charles Runnells, Naples Daily News, August 22, 2022

Keller @ Large: Massachusetts secretary of state candidate Tanisha Sullivan wants to take make the office more "proactive" - CBS Boston, August 21, 2022

Our view: Use truth, transparency to combat election myths (California)- The Bakersfield Californian, August 21, 2022

Nobody’s drummed up the vote quite like Sherrie (Utah)- Lee Benson, Desert News, August 21, 2022

‘People have gotten sucked into a lot of lies’: Experts say elections are secure, even as Republicans make baseless claims to the contrary - Colin Tiernan, The Spokesman-Review, August 21, 2022

Behavior of public at elections discussed at Cameron County Commissioners Court meeting (Texas)- Laura B. Martinez, My RGV News, August 20, 2022

Jocelyn Benson wrote the book on secretaries of state. She never saw this moment coming. - Andrew Roth, Michigan Advance, August 20, 2022

Ware County poll workers being shamed out of volunteering, supervisor of elections says (Georgia) - Brianna Andrews, News 4 Jax, August 20, 2022

Webb County seeking poll workers for November elections (Texas) - Christian Alejandro Ocampo, LMT online, August 20, 2022

Pro-Trump wins in blue states threaten GOP hopes in November - Susan Haigh, The Sun, August 20, 2022

Election officials can’t access federal funding for security as violent threats mount (Colorado) - Kira Lerner, Kansas Reflector, August 20, 2022

Elections, Energy Office Defend 2023 Budget Requests (U.S. Virgin Islands) - Judi Shimel, The St. Thomas Source, August 19, 2022

Westmoreland commissioners accept state grant to pay for elections (Pennsylvania) - Rich Cholodofsky, Trib Live, August 19, 2022

Montour County opts out of state election funding (Pennsylvania) - Rick Dandes, The Daily Item, August 19, 2022

How will Florida election security affect First Coast elections? - Kailey Tracy, First Coast News, August 19, 2022

Democratic candidates, elections official, government watchdog group say Florida’s elections are secure following Gov. DeSantis’ announcement revealing alleged fraud in 2020 election (Florida) - Josh Rultenberg, ABC 7, August 19, 2022

Elbert County clerk wants access to election system copies in Colorado secretary of state’s possession (Colorado) - Sarah Wilson, Brief Line, August 19, 2022

Meet the First Election Denier Poised to Win for Secretary of State This Year (Wyoming) - Daniel Nichanian, Bolts, August 19, 2022

Council Votes Down Resolution Calling on Lawmakers for Additional Election Security Practices (California)- C. Jayden Smith, San Clemente Times, August 19, 2022

Pinal’s election meltdown was years in the making (Arizona) - Rachel Leingang, Votebeat Arizona, August 19, 2022


GOP candidate for Florida House is booted from Twitter after post about shooting federal agents - Dareh Gregorian and Phil Helsel, NBC News, August 19, 2022

NCSBE wants to restrict poll watchers in 2022 election (North Carolina) - Matt Mercer, The North State Journal, August 19, 2022

Election deniers win some, lose some - Mary Turck, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder, August 19, 2022

Election deniers in Pennsylvania and other states are running to control voting. Here’s how they’ve fared so far - Miles Park, Whyy, August 19, 2022

A Texas county's election administrators all resigned, leaving the state to step in - Joey Palacios, Dan Katz, and David Martin Davies, NPR, August 19, 2022

Katty Kay shares chilling story of election official who received bomb threat - MSNBC, August 19, 2022

States Are Bracing for Social Media-Enabled Election Violence - Elizabeth L. T. Moore, Bloomberg, August 19, 2022

Counties benefiting from state’s new ‘election integrity’ grant program (Pennsylvania)- Mike Jones, Observer-Reporter, August 19, 2022

Pa. counties are worried about the rules for new state elections money, but nearly all applied anyway - Jonathan Lai, The Philadelphia Inquirer, August 19, 2022

GEC asks Legislature for $600K to pay precinct staffers (Guam) - Isaiah John Aguon, The Guam Daily Post, August 19, 2022

Democracy’s Frontline Domestic Defenders - Spenser Mestel, Democracy Journal, August 18, 2022

N.C. elections board finalizes July 26 elections, approves temporary rules for consideration by Rules Review Commission - North Carolina State Board of Elections, August 18, 2022

How the hard-right turn in the Arizona GOP is an anti-democracy experiment - Terry Gross, NPR, August 18, 2022

Election deniers are winning primary races, raising the stakes for November’s midterms - Amna Nawaz, PBS, August 18, 2022

Arizona election official reacts to man facing federal charges for allegedly threatening him - Libby Cathey, ABC News, August 18, 2022

‘Our election security is real’: Sen. Mitt Romney visits Weber County Elections Office (Utah) - Kade Garner, ABC 4, August 18, 2022

Sen. Romney touts safety of Utah elections, says he won’t run for president in 2024 - Lindsey Aerts, KSL News Radio, August 18, 2022

Tennessee Democrats want the US Department of Justice to be a part of election voting - Joyce Peterson, Action News 5, August 18, 2022

Conversations in Columbus: Secretary of State discusses election integrity (Ohio) - Dylan Cleland, WTOV 9, August 18, 2022

Carter Center’s ’Trusted Elections Tour’ Coming Next Month - The Pilot, August 18, 2022

Congressional report says Otero County was taken in by 'grifters' spreading election misinformation (New Mexico) - Nicole Maxwell, Alamogordo Daily News, August 18, 2022

Secretary of State Scanlan Says Upcoming Elections Likely To Be Highly Scrutinized  (New Hampshire) - Nancy West, InDepth NH, August 18, 2022

‘Sticker’ price of new Florida election law may surprise you - Jake Stofan, Action News Jax, August 18, 2022

DeSantis announces 20 Floridians charged with voter fraud, lauds new election policing office - Miles Cohen and Isabella Murray, ABC News, August 18, 2022

Threats against election officials unlikely to stop, Maricopa County recorder says (Arizona) - Gloria Rebecca Gomez, AZ Central, August 18, 2022

Big Tech braces for "big lie" in 2022 midterms - Sarah Fischer, Axios, August 18, 2022

‘Never in a Million Years’: Arizona Republicans Grapple with the Rising Fringe - Hank Stephenson, Politico, August 18, 2022

Trump supporters’ threats to judge spur democracy concerns - Gary Fields and Nicholas Riccardi, The Associated Press, August 17, 2022

NC Elections Board Proposes New Rules for Election Observers - Lynn Bonner, Indy Week, August 17, 2022

North Carolina board helps its election observers after complaints from May primaries - Alan Wooten, The Mountaineer, August 17, 2022

Temporary rules for 2022 election observers passed the state board. Here’s what you need to know. - Theresa Opeka, The Carolina Journal, August 17, 2022

A Sixth State Nominates 2020 Vote Denier to Top Elections Post - Ryan Teague Beckwith, Bloomberg, August 17, 2022

Trump-backed election denier wins GOP nod to be Wyoming secretary of state - Tal Axelrod, ABC News, August 17, 2022

United States: NY AG Settles With Robocall Company In Ongoing Voter Intimidation Lawsuit - Kate Patton, Mondaq, August 17, 2022

GOP-backed Spokane County canvassing group alleges elections system is ‘not clean,’ but declines to share specifics - Colin Tiernan, Spokesman, August 17, 2022

Here's what the Norfolk Office of Elections is doing to beat nationwide poll worker shortage - Kalcey Baylor, 13 News Now, August 17, 2022

Special prosecutor trying to sort out elections drama in Nottoway County - Graham Moomaw, Virginia Mercury, August 17, 2022

They have stolen the election’: Reeves mulls contesting Washington County mayoral election results - Jeff Keeling and Anslee Daniel, WJHL, August 17, 2022

County to receive $365K from Election Integrity Grant Program - Vanessa Pellechio, Gettsyburg Times, August 17, 2022

Missouri man charged with threatening Arizona election worker - Olafmihan Oshin, The Hill, August 17, 2022

Gray beats Nethercott for Secretary of State - Sophia Boyd-Fliegel, Jackson Hole News & Guide, August 17, 2022

Hobbs, Anderson debate focuses on trust in elections amid national crisis - Logan Gilbert, My Northwestern, August 17, 2022

Dougherty County experiencing poll worker shortages - Taylor Thompson, Fox 31, August 17, 2022

Candidate asks secretary of state to pull ad about disinformation - Gabrielle Franklin, Fox 31, August 17, 2022

Maricopa County Sheriff's Office monitor threats against election officials - Fox 19 Now

Nonprofit recruiting 100K veterans to be 2022 election workers nationwide - Jessica A. Botelho, NBC Montanta, August 17, 2022

TikTok launches an in-app US midterms Elections Center, shares plan to fight misinformation - Sarah Perez and Taylor Hatmaker, Tech Crunch, August 17, 2022

Rightwing sheriffs’ groups ramp up drives to monitor US midterm elections - Peter Stone, The Guardian, August 17, 2022

DEF CON Voting Village takes on election conspiracies, disinformation - AJ Vicens, CyberScoop, August 17, 2022

Floyd County elections office gets over 1,000 open records requests on 2020 election in first 6 months of 2022 - Olivia Morley, Rome News-Tribune, August 17, 2022

Man Charged with Making Threat to Arizona Election Official - News release from the U.S. Department of Justice, August 17, 2022

Missouri man charged for threatening election official in Arizona - Sarah N. Lynch, Reuters, August 17, 2022

Peters is asking court to attend election denier event - Charles Ashby, The Daily Sentinel, August 17, 2022

Ohio Raises a Volunteer Army to Fight Election Hacking - Katrina Manson, Bloomberg, August 17, 2022

Towns to Receive Grants to Support Absentee Ballot Processing - Hugh McQuaid, CT News Junkie, August 17, 2022

Ron Johnson praises Racine County man who fraudulently sought absentee ballots to prove voter fraud - Bill Glauber, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, August 16, 2022 

Rep. McEachin declines to debate Republican opponent who espoused election fraud claims - Preston Steger, 13 News Now, August 16, 2022

Election Commission short on cash to pay poll workers as primary looms - Joe Taitano, Pacific Daily News, August 16, 2022

Civic groups unite in call for more election workers - David Meyers, Fulcrum, August 16, 2022

Recruiting the ‘essential workers of democracy’: Group aims to sign up poll workers ahead of midterms - Barbara Rodriguez, 19th News, August 16, 2022

Arizona Republican secretary of state nominee kept 'Treason Watch List' and posted about stockpiling ammunition on Pinterest - Andrew Kaczynski and Em Steck, CNN, August 16, 2022

Iowa Secretary of State provides grants to improve polling place accessibility - Natasha Keicher, SiouxlandProud, August 16, 2022

NM seeks poll workers ahead of November 8 general election - Dan McKay, Albuquerque Journal, August 16, 2022

North Carolina tightens rules for partisan poll watchers - Hannah Schoenbaum,,  August 16, 2022 

Meet the newest addition to the Guilford County Board of Elections - Steve Doyle, Fox 8, August 16, 2022

Working the polls on Election Day is ‘like a block party,’ a poll worker says - Christina Baker, Penn Live, August 16, 2022

Pennsylvania election officials encouraging residents to apply to become poll workers on Help America Vote Day - CBS Philadelphia, August 16, 2022

Gillespie County elections office resigns due to threats, stalking - Monica Madden, Big Country Homepage, August 16, 2022

Recruitment drive aims to find more election poll workers in Hidalgo County - Allysa Cole, KRGV, August 16, 2022

Texas county elections administrator resigns after death threats - Asher Price, Axios Austin, August 16, 2022

McEachin refuses to debate election denier - Ned Oliver, Axios Richmond, August 16, 2022

Woman Receives Felony Sentence for Madera County Voter Fraud - Gabriel Dillard, The Business Journal, August 16, 2022

Dinesh D’Souza Movie Star Booted From Party for Bringing Gun - Will Sommer, Daily Beast, August 16, 2022

Poll worker shortage looms ahead of Georgia election - Mark Niesse, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 16, 2022

‘Hackers against conspiracies’: Cyber sleuths take aim at election disinformation - Maggie Miller, Politico, August 15, 2022

Maricopa County leaders officially certify primary election results - Dennis Welch, AZ Family, August 15, 2022

Leon Co. elections office receiving ‘problematic’ requests for voter information - Mike Rogers, WCTV, August 15, 2022

GOP Representative accused of helping with voting machine tampering - Colin Jackson, Michigan Radio, August 15, 2022

Lancaster County pushes for more election workers - 10/11 Now, August 15, 2022

County Board Approves Salary Increase For Elections Workers - Shawn Magrath, The Evening Sun, August 15, 2022

NC election leaders call out 'falsehoods' on Fox News - Laura Leslie,, August 15, 2022

Doug Mastriano Plans to Use His Secretary of State Pick to Disrupt Pennsylvania Elections - Jake Blumgart, Bolts, August 15, 2022

Luzerne County DA completes May 2021 primary election investigation - Jennifer Learn-Andes, Times Leader, August 15, 2022

Bexar County elections official says she and her staff are ‘under attack’ - Jessie Degollado and Ken Huizar,, August 15, 2022

Threats against election workers occurring across Texas - Brian Kirkpatrick, Texas Public Radio, August 15, 2022

‘Blatantly untrue’ texts target Nethercott ahead of primary - Mike Koshmrl, Wyo File, August 15, 2022

Gillespie County elections office resigns due to threats, stalking - Monica Madden, KXAN, August 15, 2022

Stop Calling Anti-Democratic Candidates 'Election Deniers' - Jack Holmes, Esquire, August 15, 2022

Social media posts about election fraud still prevalent, study finds - Cristiano Lima, Spokesman, August 14, 2022

Biden privately met with historians to discuss the state of American democracy - MSNBC, August 14, 2022

County election board hears complaints about polling places, considers improvements - Sara Cline and Christina A. Cassidy, The Associated Press, August 13, 2022

Robinson addresses misinformation about electionsm - Zach Hacker, Morrison County Record, August 13, 2022

LISTEN: Rep. Jaime Herrera-Beutler loses her seat to election denier - Jeff Pohjola, Komo News, August 13, 2022

Cybersecurity threats to elections are increasing: Experts - Emma Wulfhorst, Fox61, August 12, 2022

Florida elections officials harassed, threatened amid 'false accusations of fraud,' US House panel says - Douglas Soule, Tallahassee Democrat, August 12, 2022

CISA expands efforts to fight election disinformation ahead of 'challenging' 2024 vote -  Suzanne Smalley, Cyber Scoop, August 12, 2022

Maricopa County Sheriff Penzone says election security plan will go up ‘notch’ in fall -, August 12, 2022

US is facing a poll worker shortage -- new campaign hopes to recruit veterans to fill the gap - ABC News, August 12, 2022

Assessing threats of political violence and rising extremism on the far-right - PBS, August 12, 2022

This conservative group helped push a disputed election theory - Hansi Lo Wang, NPR, August 12, 2022

Robin Vos fires Michael Gableman, ending a 2020 election review that's cost taxpayers more than $1 million and produced no evidence of fraud - Molly Beck, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, August 12, 2022

NC elections board seeks rule changes to reduce conflicts with observers -  Paul Specht, WRAL, August 12, 2022

Misinformation ‘Harms Nearly Every Element of Election Administration,’ Committee Report Finds - Edward Graham, Nextgov, August 12, 2022

Former FBI agent discusses recent threats to politicians, election officials - Tarik Minor, News4Jax, August 12, 2022

Clerks honor Mesa County election workers - Charles Ashby, The Daily Sentinel, August 12, 2022

Voting-Rights Groups Sue AZ to Block 'Election Security' Bills - Mark Richardson, Public News Service, August 12, 2022

Audit shows Montana primary election was accurate and secure - Shaylee Ragar, Montana Public Radio, August 11, 2022

King, Bellows speak at election cybersecurity conference - David Guildford, News Center Maine, August 11, 2022

Election lies pose physical threat to US poll workers, House report warns - Victoria Bekiempis, The Guardian, August 11, 2022

Twitter plan to fight midterm misinformation falls short, voting rights experts say - Sheila Dang,, August 11, 2022

At least 10 Republican nominees for state elections chief have disputed the legitimacy of the 2020 election  - Daniel Dale, CNN, August 11, 2022

House committee holds virtual roundtable with election officials on impact of election lies - Doug Cunningham, UPI, August 11, 2022

New England politicians convene with election security experts - Sten Spinella, The Day, August 11, 2022

Election transparency group publishes Alabama’s voting rolls free online - John H, Glenn, Alabama Political Reporter, August 11, 2022

Maricopa County asks court to sanction Lake, Finchem over ‘demonstrably false’ election suit - Danny Shapiro, KTAR News, August 11, 2022

Ohio elections officials being hit with requests for lots of records from the 2020 vote - Karen Kasler, Statehouse News Bureau, August 11, 2022

False allegations of voter fraud in 2020 led to increased threats against Texas election workers - Eric Neugeboren, The Texas Tribune, August 11, 2022


Election lies pose physical threat to US poll workers, House report warns - Victoria Bekiempis, The Guardian, August 11, 2022

Secretary of State Races: Election Deniers Carry GOP Banner in Several Key States -  Louis Jacobson, UVA Center for Politics, August 11, 2022

GOP Congressmember Who Voted to Impeach Trump Loses Primary to 2020 Election Denier - Democracy Now!, August 11, 2022

More than half of GOP governor nominees have questioned or denied the legitimacy of the 2020 election - Daniel Dale, CNN, August 11, 2022

Nevada judge denies loser’s protest of GOP governor primary - Scott Sonner, The Associated Press, August 11, 2022

From The Grassroots To The Top Of The Ticket, Election Denial Looms Large in GOP - NPR, August 10, 2022

State elections board to consider changing rules for partisan poll observers - Rusty Jacobs, WUNC, August 10, 2022

Social media video doesn’t show evidence of voter fraud in Washington state - Andy Nguyen, PolitiFact, August 10, 2022

Public Continues to Question Election Integrity - Camille De Vaul, The Atascadero News, August 10, 2022

Sheriff accused of pressuring candidates to drop races - The Associated Press, August 10, 2022

Election denier defeats local lawmaker - Howard Fischer, East, August 10, 2022

Judge shoots down Joey Gilbert election lawsuit over lack of ‘competent evidence’ - Riley Snyder, The Nevada Independent, August 10, 2022

Minnesota: Election Denier Wins GOP Primary for Secretary of State - Democracy Now!, August 10, 2022

Security measures could lead to further delays in November election - Simon Shaykhet, WXYZ, August 10, 2022

CISA publishes cyber toolkit for election officials ahead of midterms - Benjamin Freed, State Scoop, August 10, 2022

From The Grassroots To The Top Of The Ticket, Election Denial Looms Large in GOP - NPR, August 10, 2022

With win over election denier, Wanggaard poised to be Racine County's longest-tenured state senator ever - Adam Rogan, Kenosha News, August 10, 2022

Video of Washington election worker misrepresented - Josh Kelety and Sophia Tulp, The Associated Press, August 10, 2022

Green Bay Central Count sees many observers for Primary Election - Kelsey Dickeson, NBC26, August 10, 2022

Election reform bill will require additional staff, Southwick clerk says - Peter Currier, Mass Live, August 10, 2022

Election Denier Kim Crockett Wins Minnesota GOP Secretary Of State Primary - Travis Waldron, HuffPost, August 9, 2022

Ex-Judge Luttig Calls GOP-Backed Legal Theory Grave Threat - Tiana Headley, Bloomberg Law, August 9, 2022

Amid false claims of election fraud, Stearns County officials combat misinformation - Becca Most, SC Times, August 9, 2022

City considers making harassment of election workers an offense - Dee Hölzel, The Journal Times, August 9, 2022

Arizona's secretary of state race is drawing a lot of attention — and out-of-state money - Mark Brodie and Lauren Gilger,  KJZZ, August 9, 2022

What to watch for as 'Hacker Summer Camp' gets underway in Las Vegas - Suzanne Smalley and AJ Vicens, Cyber Scoop, August 9, 2022

Luzerne County seeks state election assistance funding - Jennifer Learn-Andes, Times Leader, August 9, 2022

Wisconsin Spent Months Investigating The 2020 Election. These Candidates Still Believe It Was Fraudulent. - Kaleigh Rogers, FiveThirtyEight, August 8, 2022

AG candidate in battleground state faces possible criminal probe - Steve Benen, MSNBC, August 8, 2022

The Frightening Wins of GOP Election Deniers - Ian Vandewalker, Common Dreams, August 8, 2022

Adam Kinzinger allies launch candidate and election worker training program - Alex Rogers, CNN, August 8, 2022

Dane Co. election workers train in de-escalation following harassment increase - Tahleel Mohieldin, Channel 3000, August 8, 2022

Fueled by doubts, hundreds of Hawaii Republicans sign up as election observers - Mahealani Richardson, Hawaii News Now, August 8, 2022

Disinformation and the safety of election officials must be addressed, ABA House says - Amanda Robert, ABA Journal, August 8, 2022

In CT secretary of the state primaries, Democrats and GOP split paths - Mark Pazniokas, The Day, August 8, 2022

Michigan AG accuses rival of voting machine 'conspiracy,' seeks outside prosecutor - Paulina Tam, ABC News, August 8, 2022

BOE holds security round table as 2022 General Election draws near -, August 8, 2022

Election issues in this Arizona county provide fodder for both political parties - Ben Giles, NPR, August 8, 2022

Michigan AG details Trump backers’ conspiracy to break into voting equipment - Syndicate Content, WNFL, August 8, 2022

The Frightening Wins of GOP Election Deniers - Ian Vandewalker, Common Dreams, August 8, 2022

Disinformation and the safety of election officials must be addressed, ABA House says - Amanda Robert, ABA Journal, August 8, 2022

Ahead of primary, Hennepin County elections manager debunks claims of widespread voter fraud - Esme Murphy, CBS, August 8, 2022

Gov. DeSantis: Unmonitored ballot dropbox case for new elections integrity unit - Anne Geggis, Florida Politics, August 8, 2022

GOP seeking power over elections in Wisconsin, Minnesota - Christina A. Cassidy and Todd Richmond, The Associated Press, August 7, 2022

Losing candidate in local senate race must pay $57,000 for recount - Mark Payne, Link NKY, August 7, 2022

Johnson County sheriff’s stonewalling on election probe keeps Kansans in the dark - Max Kautsch, Kansas Reflector, August 7, 2022

Hennepin County elections manager pushes back on claims of election fraud - CBS Minnesota, August 7, 2022

GOP nominee for Michigan AG named in election security breach probe - Rosalind S. Helderman, Emma Brown, and Tom Hamburger, The Washington Post, August 7, 2022

Maloney knocks Kinzinger criticism of DCCC funding GOP election denier - Julia Mueller, The Hill, August 7, 2022

Arizona Has Become a Paradise for Election Deniers - Ed Kilgore, Intelligencer, August 7, 2022

FACT FOCUS: Why final election results take days, not hours - Ali Swenson and Josh Kelety, The Associated Press, August 6, 2022

How election deniers are campaigning to control voting in four critical states - Kira Lerner, Albany Herald, August 6, 2022

Shelby County Election Commission questioned over election procedures - Kelly Roberts, Action News 5, August 5, 2022

Election Day trouble avoided after threats of gun violence, KC election director says - Sean McDowell, Fox4, August 5, 2022

Oklahoma primary election audit debunks rhetoric of election fraud - Payton May, Fox 25, August 5, 2022

Simon attends voting equipment test, touts election security - The Associated Press, August 5, 2022

Clay County election officials work to build the public’s trust ahead of election season - Scott Johnson, News 4 Jax, August 5, 2022

In CT secretary of the state primaries, Democrats and GOP split paths - Mark Pazniokas, The CT Mirror, August 5, 2022

Local clerks test machines to bolster confidence in election - Zac Schultz and Frederica Freyberg, PBS Wisconsin, August 5, 2022

Tina Peters gains nothing in costly recount as she continues to raise money off election denial - Quentin Young, Colorado Newsline, August 5, 2022

What would happen if a state official refused to certify an election? - Amber Phillips, The Washington Post, August 5, 2022

Poll: 41% of people in U.S. feel safe at polling places - Shawna Chen, Axios, August 5, 2022

Alex Jones, Oath Keepers and voter intimidation: The world of extremism this week - Will Carless, USA Today, August 5, 2022

Trump-Backed 2020 Election Denier Kari Lake Wins Arizona Gubernatorial Primary - Democracy Now, August 5, 2022

Arizona Republicans just nominated a Trump-endorsed election denier. What's next? - Dean Obeidallah, MSNBC, August 5, 2022

What Happens When an Election Denier Wins Executed the Playbook Perfectly - Caleb Ecarma, Vanity Fair, August 5, 2022

Meta quieter on election misinformation as midterms loom - Amanda Seitz, The Associated Press, August 5, 2022

Clinton County applies for election integrity grant - Laura Jameson, The Express, August 5, 2022

New data sheds light on one method to combat election lies - Miles Parks, NPR, August 5, 2022

Tina Peters’ quarter-million-dollar recount gains her 13 votes - Bente Birkeland, CPR, August 4, 2022

Colorado recount showcases depth of election skepticism - John Frank, Axios Denver, August 4, 2022

Aquinnah takes precautionary measures for state elections - Eunki Seonwoo, MV Times, August 4, 2022

MN Secretary of State answers questions regarding election integrity in Burnsville - The Associated Press, August 4, 2022

Secretary of State Touts Election Security Ahead of August 9th Primary - The Associated Press, August 4, 2022

County may consider forensic audit of primary election - Adella Harding, Elko Daily, August 4, 2022

Ohio election boards flooded with record requests seeking 2020 voting machine tapes - Candice Hare, Fox 19, August 4, 2022

Tennessee rolls out new text option to report voter fraud - Chris O’Brien, WJHL, August 4, 2022

Increased threats to poll workers across country haven’t dampened enthusiasm in Tennessee - Dulce Torres Guzman, Tennessee Lookout, August 4, 2022

A network of conservative election activists springs from Tarrant County - Natalia Contreras, Votebeat, August 4, 2022

Aguilar says ‘threat’ posed by ‘extremist’ Marchant ‘is very serious’ - Jennifer Solis, Nevada Current, August 4, 2022

Kari Lake, Trump-backed election denier, wins GOP primary in Arizona governor's race - Dareh Gregorian, NBC, August 4, 2022

Election deniers rack up wins, fueling concerns in both parties - Julia Manchester, The Hill, August 4, 2022

Ohio election boards flooded with record requests seeking 2020 voting machine tapes - Candice Hare, Fox19, August 4, 2022

'Alarming': Nearly 1/3 in US Worry About Violence, Intimidation at Polls - Jessica Corbett, Common Dreams, August 4, 2022

Several New Election Reform Bills Introduced Ahead of 2022 Midterm Elections - Maxx Silvan and Paige Mellerio, NACO, August 4, 2022

Justice Department details threats against election workers - Marina Villeneuve, ABC News, August 3, 2022

Hundreds of Wisconsin municipalities use Dominion voting machines. Clerk says they should be trusted - Ben Jordan, TMJ4, August 3, 2022

Tennessee poll watchers see ‘democracy at work’ - Kathy Carlson, Tennessee Lookout, August 3, 2022

County won't tolerate derogatory election mail - Debbie Wachter, New Castle News, August 3, 2022

Man charged after allegedly threatening to shoot voting machines at elementary school - WTVG Staff, 13 ABC, August 3, 2022

Secretary of State prepares for midterms - and what might come after - Alice Fordham, KUNM, August 3, 2022

Nye County bids farewell to longtime clerk Merlino - Robin Hebrock, Pahrump Valley Times, August 3, 2022

Election workers "in the crossfire" of fraud rhetoric, secretaries of state say - Herb Scribner, Axios, August 3, 2022

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson testifies before Senate Committee about election threats - 13 On Your Side Staff, August 3, 2022

Scott Schwab cruises in Kansas secretary of state primary. What's it mean for election misinformation? - Andrew Bahl, The Topeka Capital-Journal, August 3, 2022

'Outright lies’: Lake’s GOP election chief blasts voting misinformation from fellow Republicans - Skyler Swisher, Orlando Sentinel, August 3, 2022

Threats against election workers bring head of Colorado’s clerks association to Congress - Caitlyn Kim and Bente Birkeland, CPR News, August 3, 2022

How Stephen Richer endures a job that’s “psychologically unfun” - Rachel Leingang, Vote Beat, August 3, 2022

How election deniers are campaigning to control voting in four critical states - Kira Lerner, Georgia Recorder, August 3, 2022

Pro-Trump activists swamp election officials with sprawling records requests - Nathan Layne, Reuters, August 3, 2022

Senate Judiciary Committee airs threats against elections workers - Michael Macagnone, Roll Call, August 3, 2022

Trump's pandora's box - Andrew Solender, Axios, August 3, 2022

Rep. Peter Meijer becomes second House Republican who voted for Trump impeachment to lose primary - Gegory Krieg, CNN, August 3, 2022

Nye County’s new top election official wants to hand count ballots, distrusts voting machines - Sean Golonka,  The Nevada Independent, August 3, 2022

Clerk debunks early voting myths - Emily Hemphill, Seward Independent, August 3, 2022

Benson thanks election officials and workers for smooth election, outlines next steps - Jerry Malec, WTVB, August 3, 2022

Kansas’ secretary of state defeats election conspiracy promoter - Bob Christie, PBS, August 3, 2022

Pa. is giving counties cash for elections. But some say the strings attached might make their jobs harder - Katie Meyer, Whyy, August 3, 2022

FBI lacks full picture of reported threats to election officials, congressional testimony says - Sean Lyngaasm, Hannah Rabinowitz, and Tierney Sneed, CNN, August 3, 2022

Election denier Mark Finchem wins Arizona GOP secretary of state primary, NBC News projects - Adam Edelman, NBC, August 3, 2022

Law enforcement focuses on polling locations amid concerns of voter intimidation - Allie Jennerjahn, News Channel 3, August 2, 2022

Misinformation spreads about election recount in Colorado county - Josh Kelety, The Associated Press, August 2, 2022

Republican Arizona AG Finds MAGA Voter Fraud Claims Totally Bogus - Nikki McCann Ramirez, Rolling Stone, August 2, 2022

Ducey defends Arizona's election process - Howard Fischer,, August 2, 2022

Trump Endorsed an Election Denier Named Eric. He Didn’t Specify Which One. - Tim Murphy, Mother Jones, August 2, 2022

Berks County election director resigns after scrutiny, lawsuit over election problems - Anthony Orozco, WITF, August 2, 2022

Ohio Republican Party objects to QAnon follower, podcaster running for secretary of state - Abby Bammerlin, The Columbus Dispatch, August 2, 2022

County clerks work to keep election secure, fair - Ashley Eddy, Ozark First, August 2, 2022

Poll workers report brawl, death threat, candidates trying to run over each other outside St. Louis County voting centers - Christine Byers, KSDK, August 2, 2022

County clerk outlines election security as voters head to the polls - Karen Craigo, SBJ, August 2, 2022

GOP activist group instructs Michigan poll watchers to call 911 - Heidi Przybyla, Politico, August 2, 2022

Police investigating after "unattended backpack" was left at Linden polling location - Caleb Holloway and Courtney Bennett, NBC, August 2, 2022

Election security key issue in Secretary of State race - Laura McMillan, KSN, August 2, 2022

Officials: Thousands of Lake County residents emailed false voter information - Katie Streit, Spectrum News Bay News 9, August 2, 2022

Lake County Supervisor of Elections calls out local Republican Party for 'lies' about mail-in ballots - Dave Puglisi, Fox 35, August 2, 2022

Republican recount candidates in second lawsuit want Denver judge to halt process - Quentin Young, Colorado Newsline, August 2, 2022

Demystifying Washington's Election Process - Libby Denkmann, KUOW, August 2, 2022

Berks in need of person to oversee county's election - WFMZ, August 2, 2022

Union County weighs options to accept grant money for elections - Chris Benson, The Daily Item, August 2, 2022

Mark Finchem is the latest in a wave of election deniers moving toward controlling elections - Kira Lerner, AZ Mirror, August 2, 2022

Arizona Secretary of State Hobbs Wins Democratic Nomination for Governor - Reuters, U.S. News, August 2, 2022

Republicans are urging vigilantes to watch ballot drop boxes, polling locations, to sniff out fraud - Jerod Macdonald-Evoy, AZ Mirror, August 2, 2022

Maricopa County Attorney sends cease-and-desist letter to GOP candidate over pen thefts - The Associated Press, AZ Family, August 2, 2022

RNC links up with ‘Stop the Steal’ advocates to train poll workers - Heidi Przybyla, Politico, August 2, 2022

Editorial: Protect election workers - The Virginian-Pilot & Daily Press Editorial Board, August 2, 2022

Information Gaps and Misinformation in the 2022 Elections - Mekela Panditharatne, Ruby Edlin, Rory Smith, Keenen Chen, and Shaydanay Urbani, Brennan Center, August 2, 2022

County Clerk: Voters Can Have Confidence In Local Elections - Jessica Matthews, WHMI, August 2, 2022

Alarm as Arizona Republicans set to nominate election deniers for top posts - Sam Levine, Nina Lakhani, and Lauren Gambino, The Guardian, August 1, 2022

These are the election deniers on the ballot in Tuesday's primaries - Eric Bradner, CNN, August 1, 2022

Conservative groups raise money for voter-fraud probes as states ban election grants - Carrie Levine, Votebeat, August 1, 2022

Arizona officials will work to prevent voter intimidation for primary Tuesday - Howard Fischer, KAWC, August 1, 2022

Election integrity debate comes to Carver County - Al Lohman, SunPatriot Newspapers, August 1, 2022

Manary expects election process will go 'just fine' - Dan Chalk, Midland Daily News, August 1, 2022

Michigan SOS threatens arrest for election disruption, warns of misinformation - Ben Orner, M Live, August 1, 2022

El Paso clerk cites ‘blatantly false’ claims as recount group turns to lawsuits - Quentin Young, Colorado Newsline, August 1, 2022

Election workers reported more than 1,000 'hostile' contacts in past year - Shawna Mizelle, CNN, August 1, 2022

Readout of Election Threats Task Force Briefing with Election Officials and Workers - News release from the U.S. Department of Justice, August 1, 2022

State officials scramble to respond as election skepticism goes hyper-local - Fredreka Schouten, CNN, August 1, 2022

Toward a Resilient Electoral Process: Retaining Poll Workers, Fighting Misinformation - Lisa Ryckman, NCSL, August 1, 2022

Attorney general finds one dead voter in investigation of 282 cases - Rachel Leingang, Votebeat Arizona, August 1, 2022

Dead voter claims in Arizona's 2020 election called 'absurd' following investigation - FOX 10, August 1, 2022

Election denial drives spending spree in AZ secretary of state race - Stef W. Knight, Axios, August 1, 2022

August 2 Primary; what local election officials want you to know - Jerry Malec WKZO, August 1, 2022

Aug. 2 is Arizona's primary, and allegations of election fraud are already in play - Mark Brodie, The Show, August 1, 2022

SOS Confirms 2022 Election Security - Cryss Walker, CBS Detroit, August 1, 2022

Missouri recognized as nationwide leader in election security - KTTN News, August 1, 2022

Arizona officials will work to prevent voter intimidation for primary Tuesday - Howard Fischer, KAWC, August 1, 2022

Top election official races feature deniers of 2020 results - Bob Christie, The Associated Press, August 1, 2022

July 2022

Bucks County election officials get threatening mail - Greg Vellner, The Reporter, July 31, 2022

Threats, intimidation and legal action. Skeptics strain NC election workers - Paul Specht, WRAL, July 31, 2022

Michigan secretary of state: Attempts to block election certification will be 'futile' - Craig Mauger, The Detroit News, July 31, 2022

Arizona primary: An election denier wants to run Arizona's elections as secretary of state - Courtney Degen  and Jonathan Lehrfeld, USA Today, July 31, 2022

A Kansas sheriff is investigating claims of election fraud but evidence is scarce - Steve Vockrodt, NPR, July 31, 2022

Republican candidate for secretary of state in Arizona to bring her own pen to vote - Suelen Rivera, KTAR News, July 30, 2022

Man arrested for sending death threat to Sec. of State Katie Hobbs’ office- Howard Fischer, The Miner, July 30, 2022

Election deniers reportedly break law in effort to expose flaw in Wisconsin's voting system - Chris Rickert,, July 29, 2022

Scoop: Select Michigan counties might refuse to certify elections - Samuel Robinson, Axios Detroit, July 29, 2022

Kansas Secretary of State responds to JoCo Sheriff's claims around election fraud allegations - Jessica McMaster, KAHB, July 29, 2022

Statewide recounts are exceedingly infrequent and rarely result in an election's results being overturned - Meghan Lopez, Denver ABC, July 29, 2022

Dark money's influence in Arizona Secretary of State race - Melissa Blasius, ABC15, July 29, 2022

Enough with the election conspiracies. People's lives are at stake - Katie Hobbs, AZ Central, July 29, 2022

Inside one far-right sheriff’s crusade to prove Trump’s bogus voter-fraud claims - Peter Eisler and Nathan Layne, Reuters, July 29, 2022

Election deniers are running to control voting. Here's how they've fared so far - Miles Parks, NPR, July 29, 2022

Election conspiracies grip Nevada community, sowing distrust - Sam Metz, The Associated Press, July 29, 2022

How the movement to undermine election results is spreading in the US - Sam Levine, The Guardian, July 29, 2022

Man arrested after alleged bomb threat against Arizona election official - Tierney Sneed and Holmes Lybrand, KTVZ, July 29, 2022

Judge: Wisconsin probe found ‘absolutely no’ election fraud - Scott Bauer, The Associated Press, July 28, 2022

'We want fair elections': Some Utah County residents decry mail-in voting, voting machines - Ashley Imlay,, July 28, 2022

Johnson County sheriff claimed he got 200 tips of election fraud. A records request yielded only one - Steve Vockrodt, KCUR, July 28, 2022

Georgia Secretary of State addresses election integrity ahead of November election - Deirnesa Jefferson, WJBF, July 28, 2022

Pima County elections & vote centers 'safe, fair & secure'; officials encourage early voting - Bennito L. Kelty, Tuscon Sentinel, July 28, 2022

Pen misinformation bleeds into Arizona primary - Ali Swenson, WHTM, Jully 28, 2022

1A Remaking America: Election Disinformation Goes Grassroots - NPR, Jully 28, 2022

After residents commit voter fraud to make a point, Racine sheriff seeks to end online ballot requests instead of an investigation - Molly Beck and Corinne Hess, Milwaukee Journal, July 28, 2022

As Midterms Loom, Congress Fears Domestic Disinformation - Jule Pattison-Gordon, Government Technology, July 28, 2022

Detroit city clerk says more security will be in place for Aug 2 primary - Hilary Golston and David Komer, Fox2, July 28, 2022

Detroit to 'beef up' security for absentee ballot counting in Tuesday's primary - Kayla Ruble, The Detroit News, July 28, 2022

Maricopa County leaders keep pushing back against election denialism in Arizona - Ben Giles, NPR, July 28, 2022

Tina Peters will get primary recount, but not the version she requested - Erin Powell, 9 News, July 28, 2022

After audits and false claims of fraud, Maricopa County elections remain the same - Ben Giles, KJZZ, July 28, 2022

County clerks deal with growing concerns over election safety - Natalie Sopyla, WXPR, July 27, 2022

Milwaukee County Plans Voter Education Program After State Supreme Court Prohibits Ballot Boxes - Wisconsin Public Radio, Milwaukee Independent, July 27, 2022

Campaign 2022: Election integrity is big issue in secretary of state race - Todd Thompson, KIRO 7 News, July 27, 2022

More changes in Luzerne County elections office - Marshall Keely, WNEP, July 27, 2022

Lucas, Wood counties boards of election report surplus of poll workers for August primary - Chase Bachman, WTOL, July 27, 2022

Tina Peters says she raised $230,000 to pay for recount of the GOP primary she lost - Saja Hindi, Denver ABC, July 27, 2022

Maricopa County officials address election security ahead of Tuesday’s primary election - Alexis Dominguez, AZ Family, July 27, 2022

Democratic Arizona SoS candidate Adrian Fontes wants to restore confidence in elections - Torrence Dunham, KTAR News, July 27, 2022

We debunk 13 Wisconsin voting myths - Rachel Ryan, Spectrum News 1, July 26, 2022

WI public information campaign to teach folks about elections - Jonah Chester, WXPR, July 26, 2022

Bipartisan group asks DOJ to further protect election workers- Richard Perrins, Fulcrum, July 26, 2022

Trump repeats false election fraud claims during speech in Washington - Jill Colvin, PBS, July 26, 2022

'Sharpies are out. Pentels are in': 2020 election conspiracy theories affecting 2022 Arizona primary - Brahm Resnik and Dylan Dulberg, 12 News, July 26, 2022

Colorado GOP primary losers ask for another recount - Nicholas Riccardi, The Associated Press, July 26, 2022

Three El Paso Co. Republicans who lost primaries file recount requests - Blair Miller, Denver ABC, July 26, 2022

Schwab’s campaign rebuffs election-integrity criticism from Kansas GOP rival Brown - Tim Carpenter, Kansas Reflector, July 26, 2022

Misinformation is eroding the public’s confidence in democracy - Gabriel R. Sanchez, Keesha Middlemass and Alia Rodriguez, Brookings, July 26, 2022

Harassment Allegations Lead to Potentially Viable Libel Lawsuit -  Eugene Volokh,, July 26, 2022

Unsupported claims of massive election fraud key issue in Secretary of State race - Peter Aleshire, White Mountain Independent, July 26, 2022

Dane County task force calls for hardening clerks' offices and election machine storage against potential violence, interference - Rich Kremer, Wisconsin Public Radio, July 25, 2022

Is someone watching you vote? - Libby Denkmann and Jason Burrows, KUOW, July 25, 2022

Henry County working to enhance election security - Makayla Shelton, WDBJ7, July 25, 2022

Group of Colorado Republican primary losers solicits funds to demand a recount - Zoe Schacht, Colorado Newsline, July 25, 2022

Elections officials tout transparency and security amid growing skepticism - Zach Crenshaw, ABC15, July 25, 2022

Congress exploring ways to address election threats & improve security measures - Kirstin Garriss, Fox13, July 25, 2022

EXPLAINER: What’s behind efforts to decertify 2020 election? - Scott Bauer, The Associated Press, July 25, 2022

Could Lies About "Election Procedures" Generally Be Punished? - Eugene Volokh,, July 25, 2022

Report: Need Tighter Security for Wisconsin Election Workers - The Associated Press, U.S. News, July 25, 2022

Voting rights lawyers say latest Pa. GOP mail-voting challenge is ‘fueling the big lie’ - Katie Meyer, Whyy, July 25, 2022

Washington auditor candidates waging campaigns that undermine election results - Wilson Criscione, Kitsap Sun, July 23, 2022

Inside the remote California county where the far right took over: ‘Civility went out the window’ - Dani Anguiano, The Guardian, July 23, 2022

Kansas court says the secretary of state violated open records law and made it hard to get documents - Celia Llopis-Jepsen, KCUR, July 22, 2022

Belding City Council votes to increase pay for election workers - Evan Sasiela, Ionia Sentinel-Standard, July 22, 2022

Orange County Elections Supervisor looking for poll workers who speak Spanish - Chantelle Navarro and James Tutten , WFTV, July 22, 2022

Staffing Shortages Force Closure for Marathon Supervisor of Elections Office - Alex Rickert, KeysWeekly, July 22, 2022

Arizona GOP candidates take on voting machines they call exploitable - Michael McDaniel, Tuscon Sentinel, July 22, 2022

Trump, allies fueled threats toward election workers - The Associated Press, USA Today, July 22, 2022

Conspiracy-promoting sheriffs claim vast election authority - The Associated Press, July 22, 2022

WATCH NOW: County Board bans non-governmental funding for administering elections - Terry Flores, Kenosha News, July 22, 2022

How a former leftie fell into the pro-Trump conspiracy rabbit hole - Linda So and Jason Szep, Reuters, July 22, 2022

A Plainfield polling place shakeup will save thousands of dollars. Where do you vote now? - John Penny, The Bulletin, July 22, 2022

Cybersecurity event details how Iowa will secure Midterm election - Zach Fisher, Fox17, July 22, 2022

State elections officials struggle with paper shortages, harassment, insider threats - Kira Lerner, New Jersey Monitor, July 22, 2022

Local leaders coming together to combat election misinformation ahead of Aug. 2 primary - Natalie Swaby, K5, July 21, 2022

Statement of U.S. Attorney Nick Brown regarding voter intimidation or threats - Department of Justice, July 21, 2022

South Dakota lawmakers grill Secretary of State about elections - Merrilee Gasser, The Center Square, July 21, 2022

Officials Probe Voting Machine Concern on STJ But Find No Malfunction - Source Staff, July 21, 2022

WA Poll shows just how many Republicans distrust election results, mail ballots - Jim Brunner, Yakima Herald-Republic, July 21, 2022

Local leaders coming together to combat election misinformation ahead of Aug. 2 primary - Natalie Swaby, King 5, July 21, 2022

Secretary of State addresses election misinformation after signs appear near drop boxes - KIRO 7 News Staff, July 21, 2022

Dane Co. Board set to consider penalty for disorderly conduct toward election officials - Juliana Tornabene, WMTV, July 21, 2022

Park County Voting Machines Pass Test, Skeptics Remain Unconvinced - Leo Wolfson, Cowboy State Daily, July 21, 2022

With 1000 Complaints of Election Threats, Garland Has Gotten One Conviction - Steven Rosenfeld, The National Memo, July 21, 2022

The People Who Count Our Elections—or Can Grind the Process to a Halt - Quinn Yeargain, Bolts, July 21, 2022

Amid Threats, Security Rises at Meetings of Public Officials - The Associated Press, U.S. News, July 21, 2022

Alabama AG says Lindy Blanchard lawsuit on electronic voting based on ‘speculation and innuendo’ - Mike Cason,, July 21, 2022

Maricopa County Recorder Richer expects to face post-election fraud claims -, July 21, 2022

Two GOP primary losers in Colorado fail to pay for recounts - CBS Colorado, July 21, 2022

Warrant issued for arrest of Tina Peters for violating bond conditions, protection order - Blair Miller, Denver ABC, July 21, 2022

Hillsborough elections office holds public events aimed at bolstering voter confidence - Eric Glasser, WTSP, July 21, 2022

Black voter organization to monitor Florida polling places after creation of elections police- News Service of Florida, Orlando Weekly, July 21, 2022

‘A fear factor’: 100 poll workers needed for August primary, Polk election supervisor says - Staci DaSilva, News Channel 8, July 21, 2022

Election leaders in Georgia urge openness to dispel misinformation - The Associated Press, Wabe, July 21, 2022

Concerns of voter fraud, and need for more safeguards, still circling Idaho - Steve Kirch, KMTV, July 21, 2022

Cybersecurity event details how Iowa will secure Midterm election - Zach Fisher, Who 13, July 21, 2022

Michigan clerks aim to ensure election security in upcoming primary - Anne Lurea, WWMT, July 21, 2022

GOP activists lobby Carver, Sherburne county officials to do hand counts of paper ballots - Deena Winter, Minnesota Reformer, July 21, 2022

Unfounded Fears of Voter Fraud Spur New Resolution in Sandoval County - Ryan Lowery, The Paper, July 21, 2022

Toulouse Oliver says threats against election officials have increased - Alice Fordham, KUNM, July 21, 2022

Group pushing ballot referendum to decommission electronic voting machines - Mike Jones, Observer-Reporter, July 21, 2022

Voting rights lawyers say latest Pa. GOP mail-voting challenge is ‘fueling the big lie’  -  Katie Meyer, Whyy , July 21, 2022

The election denial movement is now going door to door - Miles Parks and Bente Birkeland, NPR, July 21, 2022

Deterring Threats to Election Workers - Grace Gordon, David Levine, Christopher Thomas, and Rachael Dean Wilson, Bipartisan Policy Center, July 20, 2022

Officials call ‘under surveillance’ signs placed near ballot drop boxes voter intimidation - KIRO 7 News Staff, July 20, 2022

'This is an outrage': Inslee blasts those responsible for ballot box 'surveillance' signs in King County - Kipp Robertson, King5 News, July 20, 2022

Benton County Republicans dissuade use of ballot boxes, monitor for signs of fraud - Dylan Carter, YakTri News, July 20, 2022

Luzerne County manager praises election board and bureau staff - Sunday Dispatch, July 20, 2022

Secretary of State Frank LaRose highlights Ohio election security measures at Capitol Hill hearing - Sabrina Eaton,, Jully 20, 2022

Lincoln County Commission tables resolution on local election integrity - Jessica Onsurez, Ruidoso News, July 20, 2022

New Mexico Secretary Of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver Testifies To Congress About Threats To Election Officials And Critical Infrastructure - Carl A. Clark, Los Alamos Daily Post, July 20, 2022

City Council now has authority over police presence at polling stations - Mina Rose Morales, The Somerville Times, July 20, 2022

Chesterfield Township election workers get wage hike - Katelyn Larese, The Voice, July 20, 2022

Legislative committee hears testimony on election security - Richmond Register, July 20, 2022

'Keeping an eye on things': Expect plainclothes deputies at polls as Maricopa County ups election security - Sasha Hupka, AZ Central, July 20, 2022

Maricopa County officials give security overview for upcoming elections - David Baker, Arizona’s Family, July 20, 2022

Election leaders urge openness to dispel misinformation - The Associated Press, Spectrum News 1, July 20, 2022

Right-wing U.S. sheriffs vow to probe 2020 voter-fraud claims - Peter Eisler and Nathan Layne, Reuters, July 20, 2022

New and familiar threats loom over midterms, election officials tell Congress - Benjamin Freed, StateScoop, July 20, 2022

Sheriff asked to investigate ballot-box surveillance - The Associated Press, July 20, 2022

Election officials across the state deal with waves of threats amid voter fraud accusations - Tyler Wann, Colorado Springs Indy, July 20, 2022

Facebook post relies on debunked conspiracy theory for election fraud claim - Andy Nguyen, PolitiFact, July 19, 2022

King County Elections asks sheriff to investigate GOP activists’ ballot-box ‘surveillance’ as potential voter intimidation - Jim Brunner, The Seattle Times, July 19, 2022

Kentucky election experts warn against misinformation, debunk fraud claims - Divya Karthikeyan, WKU, July 19, 2022

Johnson County Sheriff claps back at county attorney, defends his voter fraud allegations - Angie RIcono, KCTV, July 19, 2022

'Myths and conspiracies' persist around elections, Kentucky assistant secretary of state says - Josh James, WUKY, July 19, 2022

Election Conspiracy Theorists Are Canvasing The Country, Searching For Fraud - NPR, July 19, 2022

How would the next secretary of state handle future elections? Look back to 2020 - Ben Giles, Arizona Public Media, July 19, 2022

Lawmakers discuss election security in KY - Kaitlyn Shive, WTVQ, July 19, 2022

Nobles County auditor-treasurer dispels myths about elections - Kari Lucin, The Globe, July 19, 2022

Election Officials Are Being Targeted and Harassed hosted - Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry, WNYC Studios, July 18, 2022

Public tests of election equipment aim to thwart conspiracy theories - Rachel Leingang, Votebeat, July 18, 2022

Tampa Bay election workers hope survey on drop box balloting bolsters voter confidence - Eric Glasser, WTSP, July 18, 2022

Florida ramping up election security with surveillance cameras, 'ballot escorts' - Greg Fox, WESH, July 18, 2022

‘This is an active criminal investigation:’ JoCo sheriff declines to discuss his voter fraud concerns - Angie Ricono, KCTV, July 18, 2022

Johnson County official expresses concern over sheriff's review of election security - Cameron Taylor, KSHB, July 18, 2022

QAnon-aligned election denier makes November ballot in Ohio secretary of state race - Seth A. Richardson,, July 18, 2022

Election Board pleads for precinct help; Sand Springs poll workers ask neighbors to step up - Sharon Bishop-Baldwin, Sand Springs Leader, July 18, 2022

Republican activists organizing ‘surveillance’ of ballot drop boxes in WA - Jim Brunner, The Seattle Times, July 18, 2022

WA Republican Activists Urge Ballot Drop Box Surveillance - The Associated Press, U.S. News, July 18, 2022

Malcolm Nance on The Insurgents Who Want to Kill Americans hosted - Mina Kim, KQED, July 18, 2022

‘There are a lot of people who don’t want to know the truth’: Why an Arizona election official is leaving her job - Barbara Rodriguez, 19th News, July 18, 2022

Maryland's Primary Could Fuel Bogus Voter Fraud Claims. It Didn't Have to Be That Way - Philip Elliott, Time, July 18, 2022

Johnson County's top lawyer sounded concerns that sheriff was trying to interfere with elections - Steve Vockrodt, KCUR, July 17, 2022

Big Lie Fallout: Experts Fear Threats Will Cause Poll Workers to Quit - Elise Kline, Who What Why, July 16, 2022

County election boards pick new fights with states over voter fraud claims - Jane C. Timm, NBC, July 16, 2022

Election security a key issue in WA secretary of state race - Joseph O’Sullivan, Kitsap Sun, July 15, 2022

Johnson County Sheriff refuses to release records about dubious 'investigation' into elections - Roxie Hammill, KCUR, July 15, 2022

Maricopa County offering bonuses for election workers - Steven Sarabia, Arizona’s Family, July 15, 2022

Republican Who Pushed 2020 Election Fraud Claims Accused of Election Fraud - Jason Lemon, Newsweek, July 15, 2022

Election officials risk criminal charges under 31 new GOP-imposed penalties - Kira Lerner, Louisiana Illuminator, July 15, 2022

Some who think 2020's election was stolen are going door-to-door to audit the results - Miles Parks and Bente Birkeland, KCBX, July 14, 2022

Conservative group finds ‘absolutely no evidence of widespread fraud’ in 2020 election - Zach Schonfeld, The Hill, July 14, 2022

Prominent conservatives issue report rebutting Trump election claims - Brian Rokus and Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN, July 14, 2022

Secretaries of State prepare for insider threats in elections - State Scoop, July 14, 2022

'Fearful’ Maricopa County election officials will have sheriff’s resources, Penzone says - Danny Shapiro, KTAR, July 14, 2022

Colorado judge revokes Tina Peters’ bond after travel to Las Vegas for a conference - Amanda Pampuro, Court House News, July 14, 2022

Election protection volunteer program launches in Delaware ahead of September primaries - Paul Kiefer, Delaware Public Media, July 14, 2022

Election misinformation abounds. We debunk 34 Florida myths - Christie Zizo,, July 14, 2022

Voting concerns, fraud discussed at Twin Falls County Commissioners meeting - Steve Kirch, KMVT, July 14, 2022

Adams touts election security after secretaries of state conference - Joe Ragusa, Spectrum News, July 14, 2022

Baltimore City still recruiting election judges as primary approaches - Amy Kawata, CBS News, July 14, 2022

Western Massachusetts town clerk says local officials overwhelmed by 'predatory records requests' - Carrie Healy, Maine Public, July 14, 2022

West Michigan clerk facing felony charge resigns after being stripped of election duties - Jon King, Michigan Advance, July 14, 2022

Michigan election workers want more done to keep them safe as they face threats, harassment - Grant Hermes,, July 14, 2022

Independent voters are wading into Arizona's primary election - Jeremy Duda, Axios Phoenix, July 14, 2022

Lie over election fraud must end immediately - Dan Strayer, Bonner County Daily Bee, July 14, 2022

Trump’s 2020 outrage drives fear of ‘insider’ election threats - Ines Kagubare, The Hill, July 14, 2022

Election security a key issue in the WA secretary of state race - Joseph O’Sullivan, Crosscut, July 13, 2022

Republican candidates want to stop talking about 2020 fraud claims. They may not have a choice - Simon Schuster, Michigan Live, July 13, 2022

Voter fraud allegations move forward in Lake Santeetlah - Cory Vaillancourt, Smoky Mountain News, July 13, 2022

Election worker threats in Dane County are on par with the national average - Anthony Dabruzzi, Spectrum News 1, July 13, 2022

The new state budget brings changes to Pennsylvania’s election laws - Justin Sweitzer, City & State Pennsylvania, July 13, 2022

Pennsylvania law funds state elections, bans outside funds - Dennis Owens and George Stockburger, ABC 27, July 13, 2022

Oklahoma State Election Board confirms runoff for GOP Oklahoma County DA following recount - Kaylee Douglas, KFOR, July 13, 2022

'Cesspool of crime,' fraud allegations, push for voting changes: How are Nevadans feeling ahead of November? - Paul Boger and Kristen DeSilva, Nevada Public Radio, July 13, 2022

Third arrest made in Mesa County 2020 election fraud case - Bente Birkeland, CPR News, July 13, 2022

Why a recount request was made for the SLO County District 4 Supervisor race - Claudia Buccio, KSBY, July 13, 2022

2022 Midterm elections: Arizona officials step up security ahead of primary - Stephanie Bennett, Fox10, July 13, 2022

Madison officials propose stiffer penalties for threatening, harassing election workers - Alexander Shur,, July 13, 2022

Election officials fear copycat attacks as ‘insider threats’ loom - Zach Montellaro, Politico, July 13, 2022

Lake, Finchem suggest election fraud could affect Republican primary - Jeremy Duda, Axios Phoenix, July 12, 2022

Gov. Wolf was right to veto GOP-bill on poll watchers - The Philadelphia Tribune, July 12, 2022

Mayor Rhodes-Conway Proposes Stricter Penalties for People Who Threaten/Harass Election Officials and Poll Workers - City of Madison Mayor’s Office, July 12, 2022

Interns work on election cybersecurity; two from VCU are stationed in Henry County - Martinsville Bulletin, July 12, 2022

Pennsylvania sues county election boards over refusal to certify primary results - Zoe Richards, NBC News, July 12, 2022

Yavapai County recorder ‘heartbroken’ over resigning amid election-related threats - Torrence Dunham, KTAR News, July 12, 2022

'Veil of misinformation' chases election officials' 2020 successes - Benjamin Freed, State Scoop, July 12, 2022

Madison ordinance would fine people who harass election workers up to $1K - Jenny Peek, WPR, July 12, 2022

How the Supreme Court could make it legal to steal the next presidential election - Jessica Levinson, MSNBC, July 11, 2022

No recount in Nevada County Clerk-Recorder race - YubaNet, July 11, 2022

She won a local election in a landslide. A conservative activist launched a recount anyway - Hailey Branson-Potts, LA Times, July 11, 2022

How Safe Will We Be on Election Day? - Jason Linkins, The New Republic, July 11, 2022

Former Attorney General Bill Barr subpoenaed in Dominion 2020 election lawsuit - Olivia Rubin, ABC News, July 11, 2022

CISA flags election system threats ahead of midterms - Susan Miller, GCN, July 11, 2022

2 Democrats running for Arizona secretary of state highlight different experience - Dennis Welch, KOLD, July 11, 2022

Request To Recount Ballots In Nevada County Clerk-Recorder Race Withdrawn Over Cost - CBS Sacramento, July 11, 2022

Poll security among the priorities for the August primary elections in Washtenaw County - Taylor Pinson, WEMU, July 11, 2022

‘No anomalies’: Utah Lt. Gov. visits Cache County for post-election audit - Jackson Wilde, HJ News, July 11, 2022

He won an award from an election fraud conspiracy group. Now he wants voting machine data from the 2022 primary - Bryan Schott, The Salt Lake Tribune, July 11, 2022

Cybersecurity experts weigh in on election threats this November - Jack Prator, WUSF Public Media, July 11, 2022

Nonvoters were among those petitioning for hand recount [Lancaster Watchdog] - Carter Walker, Lancaster Online, July 10, 2022

Misinformation, security of elections on secretary of state candidates’ minds this election - Laurel Demkovich, The Spokesman-Review, July 10, 2022

Can election denialism be a winning issue in November? - Caroline Vakil, The Hill, July 9, 2022

Facing threats, some election workers weigh whether to stay - Christina A. Cassidy, The Associated Press, July 8, 2022

Pa. lawmakers agreed to a big election funding deal — with strings attached - Stephen Caruso and Jonathan Lai, Spotlight PA, July 8, 2022

Election Security a Top Priority for Montgomery County - Parker Perry, Governing, July 8, 2022

Clerks across Michigan in search of election inspectors - Ta’Niyah Jordan, WILX, July 8, 2022

Bay area supervisors of elections say they have plenty of poll workers for August primary - Mitch Perry, Spectrum News, July 8, 2022

Man arrested in Denver after allegedly threatening Secretary of State Jena Griswold - The Associated Press, July 8, 2022

Poll workers are short-staffed, under attack — and quietly defending democracy - Amy Sherman and Hana Stepnick, Poynter, July 8, 2022

Gov. Wolf vetoes bills on poll watchers, transgender athletes - The Associated Press, Fox29, July 8, 2022

Lycoming County officials, audit group continue to spar - Pat Crossley, The Express, July 8, 2022

Insider threats a growing concern for election security efforts - Benjamin Freed, State Scoop, July 7, 2022

Election officials face security challenges before midterms - Christine A. Cassidy, The Associated Press, July 7, 2022

It’s a sham’: fears over Trump loyalists’ ‘election integrity’ drive - Peter Stone, The Guardian, July 7, 2022

Nevada County Registrar of Voters recount request: Cost estimate and next steps - YubaNet, July 7, 2022

Recount Request: Shasta County to recount ballots from June Primary - Ashley Gardner, KRCR, July 7, 2022

Michigan Makes $8M in Funds Available for Election Security - Jared Leatzow, Government Technology, July 7, 2022

Counties certifying results of recount that show little change in governor primary vote count - Michelle Rindels and Carly Sauvageau, The Nevada Independent, July 7, 2022

EDITORIAL: Think election fraud is possible? It's time to put up or shut up - Albuquerque Journal, N.M., July 7, 2022

Election Fraud Documentary "The Deep Rig" To Premiere in Naples Florida on July 21, 2022 - The American Project, PR Newswire, July 7, 2022

Officials warn against GOP door-to-door voter intimidation efforts - ReShonda Tate, Defender, July 6, 2022

Election integrity heats up debate among secretary of state candidates - Sophia Boyd-Fliegel, Jackson Hole News & Guide, July 6, 2022

Election Denialism Continues in Wilson County, Tenn. - Chandler Inions, Governing, July 6, 2022

Lycoming Elections Director finds no evidence to recount the 2020 election - Jeremy Stout, Northcentral PA, July 6, 2022

Oklahoma election officials recounting ballots in key Oklahoma County race - Andy Weber, KOCO News, July 6, 2022

Election-conspiracy group tries to revive fraud claims from Missoula primary - Laura Lundquist, Missoula Current, July 6, 2022

MyPillow guy suggests Idaho election fraud, again, despite evidence to the contrary - Carolyn Komatsoulis, Idaho Press, July 6, 2022

Poll workers are short-staffed, under attack — and quietly defending democracy - Amy Sherman and Hana Stepnick, PolitiFact, July 6, 2022

Recount sought in Nevada County clerk-recorder race - Alan Riquelmy, The Union, July 5, 2022

Mesa County Commissioners want state out of elections - Cyndy Koures, NBC News, July 5, 2022

New rules from Colorado SoS aim to keep election deniers from tampering with election equipment - Marshall Zelinger, 9 News, July 5, 2022

Election deniers are spreading misinformation nationwide. Here are 4 things to know - Allison Mollenkamp, Miles Parks, and Nick McMillan, CapRadio, July 5, 2022

Fox and friends confront billion-dollar US lawsuits over election fraud claims - Adam Gabbatt, The Guardian, July 4, 2022

Election workers are one of the backbones of America's democracy - Rebekah Caruthers, NBC News, July 4, 2022

Big lie harassment continues to take its toll in Nevada - John L. Smith, The Nevada Independent, July 3, 2022

Elections organization lawsuit challenges Georgia secretary of state primary - Andrew Wilkins, Chattanooga Times Free Press, July 3, 2022

Why Colorado's Democratic secretary of state won't stop warning about 'insider threats' - Adam Edelman , NBC News, July 3, 2022

These candidates lost badly, but now are claiming fraud - Stephen Fowler, NPR, July 2, 2022

Clerks complete recount of Nevada Republican governor’s race - Gabe Stern, The Associated Press, July 1, 2022

Top election officials in Arizona county leave amid threats - Bob Christie, The Associated Press, July 1, 2022

Voter fraud claims are heating up a battle for political control in an oil-rich Texas county - Susan Carroll, NBC News, July 1, 2022

The Festering Wound of Election Fraud - Bruce Cain and Emily Zhang, Election Law Blog, July 1, 2022

Harris County election officials warn against voting scam in Sunnyside - Gerald Harris, KHOU, July 1, 2022

Opinion: A Real Threat to Election Integrity - Tim Kalich, The Northside Sun, July 1, 2022

June 2022

Republicans seek to install ‘permanent election integrity infrastructure’ across US - Sam Levine, The Guardian, June 30, 2022

Three recent Durango High School graduates observe election process from the inside - Aedan Hannon, The Durango Herald, June 30, 2022

Poll: Voters say Democracy is ‘under threat’ - Rachel Baye, WYPR, June 30, 2022

Republicans push for changes to election procedures in Minnesota counties - Denna Winter, Minnesota Reformer, June 30, 2022

Blair County Commissioners support maintaining election integrity - Courtney Murphy, WTAJ, June 30, 2022

Election deniers have taken their fraud theories on tour — to nearly every state - Miles Parks, Allison Mollenkamp, and Nick McMillan, NPR, June 30, 2022

What Shasta County elections officials are doing to ensure trust in results as certification nears - David Benda, Redding Record Searchlight, June 30, 2022

Republican push to recruit election deniers as poll workers causes alarm - Sam Levine, The Guardian, June 30, 2022

Worries Grow About Election Safety and Security - Carl Smith, Governing, June 30, 2022

Joey Gilbert requests statewide recount after losing GOP governor primary - Michelle Rindels and Riley Snyder, The Nevada Independent, June 29, 2022

Maryland State employees being offered incentives to serve as election judges - WMAR Staff, WMAR2 News, June 29, 2022

Colorado excels at election security. But conspiracy theorists are still harassing county clerks - Anthony Cotton, CPR News, June 29, 2022

Tina Peters claims Republican nominee Pam Anderson did not win legitimately - Kacie Winton, KJCT News, June 29, 2022

Tina Peters Blames Election Fraud for Finishing 3rd in Colorado Primary - Darragh Roche, Newsweek, June 29, 2022

Top New Mexico elections regulator says she was threatened - Morgan Lee, The Associatd Press, June 29, 2022

Illegal Attempts to Access Voting Machines Didn’t Stop with Jan. 6 Insurrection - Lawrence Norden, Brennan Center for Justice, June 28, 2022

Backers of Trump election claims lose in Colorado Republican primaries - Andy Sullivan and Jason Lange, Reuters, June 28, 2022

WA Secretary of State takes on election misinformation in Tri-Cities discussion - Eric Rosane, Tri-City Herald, June 28, 2022

Indicted county clerk Tina Peters loses GOP secretary of state primary in Colorado - Allan Smith, NBC News, June 28, 2022

Former county clerk Anderson wins Republican nomination for Colorado secretary of state - Moira Warburton, Reuters, June 28, 2022

Election Experts Urge Vigilance Against Misinformation Ahead of WA Primary - Eric Tegethoff, Public News Service, June 28, 2022

Election misinformation a top concern of secretary of state, Denver clerk - Newsline Staff, Colorado Newsline, June 28, 2022

Election officials, campaign workers subjected to harassment - Sonseeahray Tonsall, Fox40, June 28, 2022

Colorado election workers receive violent threats amid primary election - Annabelle Childers, KRDO, June 28, 2022

Supervisor Chimenti: Election results show Shasta County voters approve of the process - David Benda, Redding Record Searchlight, June 28, 2022

Indicted and rebuked, Colorado secretary of state candidate pushes Trump's false election fraud claims - Allison Novelo, Julia Mueller, and Zoya Mirza, USA Today, June 28, 2022

Rig the system': GOP candidates for secretary of state run on Trump's election denial platform - Julia Mueller and Hannah Schoenbaum, USA Today, June 28, 2022

Las Vegas locals question certification of Clark County’s results for primary election - Abel Garcia, KTNV Las Vegas, June 27, 2022

Washoe County registrar of voters Deanna Spikula submits resignation - Mark Robison, Reno Gazette Journal, June 27, 2022

Meet the Republican candidates for Pueblo County Clerk and Recorder - Anna Lynn Winfrey, The Pueblo Chieftain, June 27, 2022

Clerks turn to Congress as election integrity questioned - Raquel Martin,, June 27, 2022

GOP poll watcher training casts unfounded suspicion on Arizona elections - Jen Fifield,  AZ Mirror, June 27, 2022

Election Deniers Are Running to Take Over Colorado Election Offices - Camille Squires, BOLTS, June 27, 2022

Voting System Commission to decide on new voting machines - Shannon Heckt, BRProud News, June 27, 2022

Oklahoma election officials battle misinformation ahead of Tuesday's primary - Wayne Stafford, OKCFox, June 27, 2022

Utah officials, Lee campaign push back against claims of election fraud in Senate primary - Daniel Woodruff, KJZZ14, June 27, 2022

January 6 committee unexpectedly adds new hearing for Tuesday - Annie Grayer, CNN Politics, June 27, 2022

Voters in conservative Colorado county worry about nominating election denier for secretary of state - Eric Bradner, CNN Politics, June 27, 2022

In Colorado and elsewhere, 2020 election deniers seek top voting offices - Joseph Ax, Reuters, June 27, 2022

Brevard Republicans exchange allegations of fraud after weekend straw poll - Ralph Chapoco, Florida Today, June 26, 2022

Trump’s fake electors scandal makes a farce of Nevada GOP’s ‘voter integrity’ charade - John L. Smith, The Nevada Independent, June 26, 2022

Washoe County offers legal aid to harassed county employees - The Associated Press, June 25, 2022

County leaders vote to certify results of primary election after skeptics push back - Carly Sauvageau, Jannelle Calderon, and Naoka Foreman, The Nevada Independent, June 24, 2022

As primary nears, Baltimore City still faces shortage of election judges - Lisa Robinson, WBALTV11, June 24, 2022

North Carolina election workers could get more protections against threats, intimidation - Steve Doyle, Fox 8, June 24, 2022

SC Republicans reject election challenges from far-right candidates - Nick Reynolds, The Post and Courier, June 23, 2022

Election, law enforcement officials launch group to combat threats against voting process - Benjamin Freed, StateScoop, June 23, 2022

Arizona Sen. Ugenti-Rita would scrap ballot drop boxes as secretary of state -, June 23, 2022

Crockett is part of a national push to recruit an ‘army’ of activists to watch elections - Deena Winter, Minnesota Reformer, June 23, 2022

Attempt made to block Washoe, Clark counties from certifying primary election results - Mark Robison and Rio Lacanlale, Reno Gazette Journal, June 23, 2022

Rural Nevada county delays approving primary vote results - The Associated Press, Spectrum News 1, June 23, 2022

Vote fraud conspiracy theories driving some candidacies in Washington, elsewhere - Jim Brunner, OPB, June 23, 2022

GOP governor candidate Tim Michels won't say whether he would certify the next presidential election - Molly Beck, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 22, 2022

Threats testimony rings familiar for election workers - Julie Carr Smyth, The Associated Press, June 22, 2022

Lawmakers warn misinformation threatens 2024 election worker staffing - Paige Kupas, The Hill, June 22, 2022

It Didn't End On January 6th: Republican Election Fraud Conspiracies Persist - Asma Khalid, Susan Davis, Ashley Lopez, and Zach Hirsch, NPR, June 22, 2022

U.S. House members warned about disinformation in upcoming campaigns - Ariana Figueroa, Idaho Capital Sun, June 22, 2022

Buchanan: My Pillow CEO's claims of Wyo election fraud false - Wyoming Tribune Eagle, Laramie Boomerang, June 22, 2022

Republican Who Wanted People Killed Over Election Fraud Loses Primary - Katherine Fung, Newsweek, June 21, 2022

Texas Republicans Declare Biden Election Illegitimate, Despite Evidence  - Reuters, U.S. News, June 19, 2022

Interview: Shasta County Registrar recounts tensions during primary election - Megan Manata and Vicki Gonzales, Jefferson Public Radio, June 17, 2022

Is our democracy at risk? Actions we can take to protect it - Melinda Burrell, North Texas e-News, June 17, 2022

Michigan GOP lawmakers want AG to investigate debunked claims in '2,000 mules' - Dave Boucher, Detroit Free Press, June 17, 2022

Nebraska man pleads guilty to threatening Colorado's Jena Griswold - Carol McKinley, Colorado Politics, June 17, 2022

US County That Alleged Vote Machine Fraud Certifies Election Results - Reuters, VOA News, June 17, 2022

Republican Accepted 'Zuckerbucks' but Pushed Election Fraud Theory Anyway - Jake Thomas, Newsweek, June 17, 2022

Kansas GOP candidate accepted Zuckerberg cash, then embraced bogus election fraud claims - Sherman Smith, Kansas Reflector, June 17, 2022

Conspiracy theories fuel anger as New Mexico counties try to certify 2022 primary vote - Susan Montoya Bryan and Morgan Lee, PBS News Hour, June 17, 2022

Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening Election Official - Department of Justice, June 16, 2022

Michigan braces for influx of partisan poll workers amid chaotic GOP governor primary - Adrian Cole, The American Independent, June 16, 2022

In order to avoid a full-fledged civil war, public confidence in the voting process needs restoration - Shashi Dixit, World Wire, June 16, 2022

Promoters of the Big Lie see no voter fraud when they win elections - The Associated Press, The Guardian, June 16, 2022

There are some very good reasons why Americans don’t trust elections anymore | Opinion - Robert F. Sanchez, Miami Herald, June 16, 2022

Republican Officials In New Mexico County Refuse To Certify Election Results—And State Officials Want A Criminal Probe - Joe Walsh, Forbes, June 16, 2022

The problem of election deniers winning GOP primaries gets worse - Steve Benen, MSNBC, June 16, 2022

Election deniers are winning political nominations across the country - Fredreka Schouten, CNN Politics, June 15, 2022

Jody Harris sues, disputes outcome in House District 25 Republican primary election - Doug Thompson, Arkansas Democrat Gazette, June 15, 2022

Election Deniers Quiet on Fraud Claims After Primary Wins - Steve Peoples and Sam Metz, The Northside Sun, June 15, 2022

Trumpism and election lies are spreading, plus 2 more takeaways from Tuesday's races - Domenico Montanaro, NPR Illinois, June 15, 2022

Otero County declines to certify New Mexico primary election results, cites voter fraud concerns - Nicole Maxwell, Alamogordo Daily News, June 13, 2022

Pennsylvania bill would allow out-of-county poll watchers to confront elections officials - Nick Vachon, The American Independent, June 10, 2022

Multiple QAnon candidates on verge of advancing in California primary election - Eric Ting, SFGate, June 9, 2022

California secretary of state candidate prays for angels to 'flip votes in the machine,' badly loses her race - Katie Dowd, SFGate, June 9, 2022

Tomi Lahren Gets Owned by Registrar After Alleging Voter Fraud in California - Ron Dicker, HuffPost, June 8, 2022