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Get out and vote early, says Georgia’s Secretary of State

Get out and vote early, says Georgia’s Secretary of State

— By Ryan Kolakowski, Marietta Daily Journal, October 7, 2020 — MARIETTA — Georgia’s top election official has a simple message to the 5.5 million people he expects to cast a ballot in November’s general election. Vote early. Brad Raffensperger, Georgia’s secretary of...

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UGA under pressure to allow in-person early voting on campus

UGA under pressure to allow in-person early voting on campus

— By Greg Bluestein, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, September 16, 2020 — Student groups, politicians and one of the state’s top elections officials urged the University of Georgia to reverse course Wednesday and allow early voting on campus, prompting the school to...

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Glynn County pilots election audit program

Glynn County pilots election audit program

— By Taylor Cooper, The Brunswick News, September 2, 2020 — Glynn County’s Board of Elections helped the state test a new election-security tool Tuesday. Tuesday’s trial of the process, called risk-limited auditing, was conducted by VotingWorks, a nonprofit dedicated...

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Georgia launches online absentee ballot request system

Georgia launches online absentee ballot request system

— By Dave Williams, Capitol Beat News Service, August 28, 2020 — ATLANTA – Georgians can request an absentee ballot for the November election by going online to a website Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger’s office launched Friday. Located at...

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