State Board of Elections Meeting 02/10/21

Meeting Start- 9:00am Meeting end 1:00pm Members Present  Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, Chairperson   Mrs. Rebecca N. Sullivan, Vice Chair Mr. David J. Worley Mr. Matthew Mashburn Mrs. Anh Le Approval of past minutes Elections Debrief, Ryan Germany:  -Expected a “tough” election year due to rolling out new machines but Covid changed how people wanted … Continue reading State Board of Elections Meeting 02/10/21

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting Notes 02/11/21

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Robert Proctor, Maurice Hurry Director: Milton Kidd Operations report—Director Kidd reported:  They are working on a backlog of transfer applications of voters who have moved in or out of the county; They worked with two cities posting qualifying fees for the November elections; They are putting into place an online program for … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting Notes 02/11/21

Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections Meeting 02/09/21

Adam Shirley starts off by reading the board member oath. Iccok(screenname) ask for a motion to adopt the agenda. Hunaid motion to adopt the agenda Rocky Raffle seconds it. Icook then wants to approve minutes from January 12 2021. Rocky Raffle moves to approve the minutes Hunaid seconds it. Everyone else approved it by saying … Continue reading Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections Meeting 02/09/21

Whitfield County Board of Elections Meeting 02/11/21

Members present: Stephen Kelehear (chair), Carol Byers, Rob Cowan Ex Dir: Mary Hammontree Special election—Hammontree reported there will be a special election for a county commissioner office on March 16. Because there are five candidates, it’s likely there’ll be a runoff on April 13. She said seven precincts are affected.Budget—Hammontree said the county commission denied … Continue reading Whitfield County Board of Elections Meeting 02/11/21

Cobb County Board of Elections Meeting 02/08/21

Meeting called to order at 4:00pm All board members were present either in person or remotely plus Janine Eveler and attorney. PUBLIC COMMENT  Ruben Jones – couldn’t hear him very well, but his comments appeared to be positive ones regarding Cobb County elections. Monica Delancey – activist – she also complimented Cobb BOE and all … Continue reading Cobb County Board of Elections Meeting 02/08/21

Henry County Board of Elections Meeting 02/03/21

Board Members: Dr. Donna Morris-McBride  Andy Callaway Arch Brown Mildred Schmelz Donna Crumbley Henry county Board of Election February 3, 2021 Meeting Notes Meeting is Called to order Update: Absentee ballot applications will not be able to be sent out to all voters due to us not being able to get the requirements in time. … Continue reading Henry County Board of Elections Meeting 02/03/21

House Special Committee on Election Integrity Meeting 2/4/21

Move to pass 2021 -2022 Election Integrity rules A suggestion is made to move to 5 to 6 members for the committee. Rules passed House Bill 270B Absentee ballot application deadline (or rather the issuance of a ballot once an application has been received) would be moved from the Friday before an election to the … Continue reading House Special Committee on Election Integrity Meeting 2/4/21

Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections Meeting 02/01/21

Meeting Start- 1:00 Meeting End-2:00 Members Present Jeanetta Watson  Henry Ficklin  Herbert Spangler Cassandra Powell Mike Kaplan The Meeting starts with a Poll observer from the Aclu describing an event to the Chairman Kaplan of the Board in which 7 voters were turned away from a polling place in the county and denied a provisional … Continue reading Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections Meeting 02/01/21

10th Legislative Day: Georgia Senators Introduce Nine Restrictive Election Bills

ATLANTA - On the calendar for Tuesday, Feb 2: Senate Proposed First Readers list that includes nine bills introduced by Senators Tippins (37th), Walker III (20th) and Mullins (53rd) - all efforts focused on restricting Georgians' access to the ballot box. As we continue to navigate life in the middle of a global pandemic, Georgia … Continue reading 10th Legislative Day: Georgia Senators Introduce Nine Restrictive Election Bills

February 2021 Board of Elections Meetings

Board of Elections Meetings Week of February 1, 2021 Monday, February 1, 2021 Baker County, Monday, February 1,  9:00 a.m.,  In PersonCherokee County, Monday, February 1,  9:30 a.m.,  In PersonWalton County, Monday, February 1,  12:00 p.m.,  In PersonFannin County, Monday, February 1,  2:00 p.m.,  In PersonWilcox County, Monday, February 1,  2:30 p.m.,  In Person Glascock County, … Continue reading February 2021 Board of Elections Meetings