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100% of Georgia Counties Join Cybersecurity Protection Group

100% of Georgia Counties Join Cybersecurity Protection Group

— By AllOnGeorgia, February 17, 2020 — Every Georgia county has joined a national cybersecurity-protection organization, the first state with more than 100 counties to do so, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced last week. At Raffensperger’s urging, the...

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Georgia ships last of 30,000 voting machines for March debut

Georgia ships last of 30,000 voting machines for March debut

— Jeff Martin and Russ Bynum Associated Press, The Union-Recorder, February 16, 2020 — ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia election officials Friday loaded and shipped the last truckloads of new voting machines making their statewide debut in the March presidential primaries,...

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State officials partner with Georgia Tech for voting security

State officials partner with Georgia Tech for voting security

— From Staff Reports, February 8, 2020 — ATLANTA – Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is launching a partnership with Georgia Tech, the Georgia Institute of Technology, to combat cyber threats to Georgia’s election system. This new effort will provide Georgia with...

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New Georgia voting system tested in special election

New Georgia voting system tested in special election

— By Mark Niesse, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 5, 2020 — Georgia election officials reported no major issues with the state’s new voting equipment during a special election Tuesday, but poll watchers worried that problems could mount when voters across the...

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