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Voting machine demonstration Saturday at Olive Road church

Voting machine demonstration Saturday at Olive Road church

— By Susan Mc Cord, The Augusta Chronicle, January 30, 2020 — The Georgia Secretary of State’s office and Richmond County Board of Elections will demonstrate the state’s new voting machines Saturday at Good Shepherd Baptist Church. The state Secure the Vote effort is...

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Exchange Club learns about election security

Exchange Club learns about election security

— By For Effingham Now, January 29, 2020 — At its meeting on Jan. 15, the Exchange Club of Effingham heard Sharyl Sutton, voter education coordinator at the Secretary of State’s office, speak about changes to secure the state’s election systems. She explained how...

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Student Ambassadors TikTok Voter Education Challenge Guide

Student Ambassadors TikTok Voter Education Challenge Guide

— Staff Reports, January 29, 2020 — Student Ambassadors TikTok Voter Education Challenge Guide The Student Ambassadors TikTok Voter Education Challenge is open to any and all teams participating in the Student Ambassadors program. Candidates must be enrolled in a...

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Walker residents get first look at new voting machines

Walker residents get first look at new voting machines

— By Catherine Edgemon, Rome News Tribune, January 22, 2020 — Walker County residents got to check out the state's new voting machines at a demonstration on Jan. 22. Six Georgia counties served as pilot programs who used the new machines, manufactured by Dominion...

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Editorial: Voting system demo buoys confidence

Editorial: Voting system demo buoys confidence

— SavannahNow, January 9, 2020 — Georgia is getting a 21st century voting system designed for ease of use by those born in the 20th century. Hallelujah. Voting angst has assailed the state on many fronts in recent years. Polling place changes, voter roll purges,...

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Georgia’s new voting system set to roll out

Georgia’s new voting system set to roll out

— By Will Peebles, SavannahNow, January 4, 2020 — In 2020, Georgia’s new voting machines — the largest purchase of new machines in history — will be put to the test. In 2020, Georgia’s new voting machines — the largest purchase of new machines in history — will be put...

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