Election officials say Ken Paxton’s legal opinion puts them in a bind: risk breaking the law or risk provoking lawsuits.
American democracy has faced crisis after crisis and come out the other side.
Schmidt, a Republican, famously stood up to former President Trump’s claims of election fraud in 2020
“He had our back”: John Scott’s legacy as secretary of state will be his defense of local election officials
Thrust into the job at a contentious time, Scott believed defending the integrity of Texas elections was his top priority.
Election officials from across the country discuss how to prepare for 2024.
Allegations of intentional partisan disenfranchisement are easier to believe than absurd conspiracy theories, but what should matter most is showing the proof.
The Republican supervisors are asking a judge to compel the elections director to expand the hand count audit of ballots in the midterm election.
In the face of their suspicions and threats, Heider Garcia didn’t fight back. He welcomed them in and listened.
There were isolated problems, including in Arizona and Texas, but the election was otherwise smooth.
Challengers turned out to scrutinize, but didn’t disrupt, absentee ballot counting.