State Board of Elections Meeting 02/24/21

SEB 2018-055 Forsyth Co (provisional ballots). Recommendation: refer to AG. Board action: sent to AG. SEB 2018-061 Fulton Co (Voter registration UOCAVA) Two postcard applications erroneously rejected; applications sent after SOS intervened. Recommend: letter of instruction. Board action: letter of instruction to Fulton Co BOE. SEB 2018-062 Fulton Co (vote buying) Investigation found South Fulton … Continue reading State Board of Elections Meeting 02/24/21

Georgia Republicans Propose House Bill 531 to Add New Restrictions to State Voting Laws

48-page House Bill 531 was introduced on Thursday, February 18, and was sponsored by only Republican representatives in Georgia’s state house.  These sponsors claim that their primary intention in passing HB531 was to restore voters’ faith in elections, seeing as approximately 40% of Georgia voters report that they believe that there was some degree of … Continue reading Georgia Republicans Propose House Bill 531 to Add New Restrictions to State Voting Laws

State Board of Elections Meeting 02/17/21

Mr. Carter Jones-Consult that was hired by the BOE to evaluate Fulton County reported the following from 270 hours of work: No Fraud of Illegality was foundData Management issuesLack of Volunteer trainingInformation System disorganization Brad Raffensberger’s comments: Fulton County is still under investigation$50,000 civil penalty will be imposed on Fulton County if goals are not … Continue reading State Board of Elections Meeting 02/17/21

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

GA House of Representatives Governmental Affairs Meeting to Discuss 2020 Elections 12/23/20

Georgia House of Representatives Governmental Affairs Meeting You can view the entire meeting here: https://livestream.com/accounts/25225474/events/9117221/videos/215253349 Overview: Ryan Germany investigation update:Discusses the amount of misinformation coming from media outlets - they are now having to issue retractions5752 voters were identified with signature match issuesThis is 4.3% of all votes castHigher than previous years but consistent with … Continue reading GA House of Representatives Governmental Affairs Meeting to Discuss 2020 Elections 12/23/20

Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 10/26/20

Monday, October 26, 2020 Liberty, Monday, October 26, 4:00 p.m., In-Person Board of Commissioners Conference RoomTift, Monday, October 26, 5:00 p.m., In PersonLamar, Monday, October 26, 6:00 p.m., In-Person Tuesday, October 27, 2020 Butts, Tuesday, October 27, 12:00 p.m., In-PersonWorth, Tuesday, October 27, 4:30 p.m., In-PersonCandler, Tuesday, October 27, 5:00 p.m., In-Person Wednesday, October 28, … Continue reading Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 10/26/20

Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 10/12/20

Monday, October 12, 2020 Bartow, Monday, October 12, 2:30 or 3:00 p.m., (website says both) Teleconference https://www.bartowga.org/departments/elections/teleconference10122020.phpMeeting ID: 895 9298 4207 Passcode: 079936Baldwin, Monday, October 12, 4:00 p.m., In-PersonCobb,  Monday, October 12, 4:00 p.m., Special Meetinghttps://www.cobbcounty.org/elections/events/board-meeting-cobb-county-elections-and-registration-3Newton, Monday, October 12, 4:00 p.m., In-PersonBacon, Monday, October 12, 5:30 p.m., In-PersonMcIntosh, Monday, October 12, 6:00 p.m., In-PersonRichmond, Monday, … Continue reading Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 10/12/20

Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 09/28/20

Monday, September 28, 2020 Liberty County, Monday, September 28, 4:00 p.m., In-PersonTift County, Monday, September 28, 5:00 p.m., In-PersonLamar County,  Monday, September 28, 6:00 p.m. In-Person Tuesday, September 29, 2020 Wilkinson, Tuesday, September 29, UndecidedCandler, Tuesday, September 29, 5:00 p.m. In-Person Wednesday, September 30, 2020 ------------------------------------- Thursday, October 1, 2020 Banks, Tuesday, October 1, 9:00 … Continue reading Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 09/28/20

Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 09/21/20

Monday, September 21, 2020 Crawford County, Monday, September 21, 10:00 a.m. In-Person at the CourthouseBulloch County, Monday, September 21, 1:00 p.m., In-Person Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Butts County, Tuesday, September 22, 12:00 p.m., In-PersonFayette County, Tuesday September 22, 5:00 p.m. In-PersonGwinnett County Board of Commissioners, Tuesday September 22, 7:00 p.m., In-Person. Note - check Gwinnett … Continue reading Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 09/21/20

State Election Board Meeting 09/10/20

Present: SOS, R. Sullivan, A. Le, D. Worley, M. Mashburn  Approval of previous minutes: Full approval Public comments:  -George Balbona: Questions about spending from Ronbeck on costs of mailing ballots in June. Also concerned about document he received that was redacted - showed info on broken seal on poll pad.  -Dan Gasaway: Fmr. House Representative; … Continue reading State Election Board Meeting 09/10/20