When county clerks in New Mexico noticed in April that voter registrations had slowed to a trickle despite an upcoming primary, the culprit turned out to be an online voter registration system at the DMV.
County elections officials say California’s recount process badly needs an overhaul – but they’re warning state lawmakers against rushing changes into law before thinking them through.
Suspended #CARecount should serve as wake-up call on need to re-examine laws & processes for close contests & narrow margins in elections.
CA has extensive post election canvass for transparency & audits; needs defined process & timeline for confirming outcomes in close contests
Assemblyman John A. Pérez abandoned his recount in the California controller’s race Friday, ending an effort to overcome a narrow third-place finish after picking up only a handful of votes amid increasing impatience from Democratic activists and others worried about its impact on the fall election.
President Announces More Key Administration Posts (including the US Election Assistance Commission) |