Dekalb County Board of Elections Meeting 12/22/20

1. Approve Agenda: Vu moved, unclear second, but approved unanimously. 2.  Public Comment: Chair reads statement re emailing public comments to electionspubliccmnt@dekalbcountyga.gov  between 1-1:30PM on 12/22/20. 3. Executive Session for litigation purposes: Motion by Smith, second by Vu, Board enters 1:08PM.  Returns 1:33PM, but without sound until 1:34. 4. Voter Challenges: Chair allows motion by … Continue reading Dekalb County Board of Elections Meeting 12/22/20

DeKalb County Board of Elections Special Meeting 10/21/20

Public Notice on Website: MEETING DEKALB COUNTY BOARD OF REGISTRTION AND ELECTIONS The DeKalb County Board of Registration and Elections will hold a Special Called Meeting on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 9:30 AM. This meeting will be conducted via teleconference (Zoom). Simultaneous public access to the meeting will be available via livestream on DCTV’s … Continue reading DeKalb County Board of Elections Special Meeting 10/21/20

Dekalb County Specially Called Board of Elections Meeting 10/24/20

Dear Board Members:I was encouraged that the BOCC Ops Committee is concerned about voter wait-times. Plans for deputy registrars and other measures discussed in their meeting could help ease wait times. But this board needs to go farther. Director Hamilton’s plans to wait to create more Emergency Paper Ballots if needed were not reassuring. Her … Continue reading Dekalb County Specially Called Board of Elections Meeting 10/24/20

DeKalb County BOE Receives More Than $4M to Help With Elections

Officials said the DeKalb County Board of Registration and Elections will be able to hire more personnel and buy additional voting and mail ballot sorting equipment. A grant worth more than $4 million will go towards bettering the election process in DeKalb County. The county made the announcement Tuesday, four weeks before the November general election. … Continue reading DeKalb County BOE Receives More Than $4M to Help With Elections

Drop Box Location Changes in Cobb and Dekalb Ahead of Upcoming Elections

We are working on a comprehensive drop box location list for the November elections, similar to the June and August lists we published. As there are constantly changes being made across the state, here are some updates from some of Georgia's largest counties: Cobb:  Beginning September 16, 2020 until November 3, 2020 at 7pm the … Continue reading Drop Box Location Changes in Cobb and Dekalb Ahead of Upcoming Elections

SoS Claims Dekalb Inactive Voter Plan “Would Open Election to Fraud” — Here are the Facts

08/05/2020 -- This morning, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger's office released a press statement on the SOS website titled, "DEKALB COUNTY PROPOSAL WOULD OPEN ELECTION TO FRAUD." This statement is posted under "Latest Election News" but the article is actually only an opinion held by the SoS as he requested Dekalb County rescind their decision … Continue reading SoS Claims Dekalb Inactive Voter Plan “Would Open Election to Fraud” — Here are the Facts

BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, DEKALB COUNTY: MARCH 8TH, 2016 MEETING

In attendance: Michael Coveny (I) Samuel Tillman (Chairman, D) Baoky Vu (R) ..... Bennett Bryan (Attorney) Maxine Daniels (Director of Voter Registration and Elections) Election Day Issues Chairman Tillman: some unusual things happened on Election Day. Most had to do with poll and area managers making what he considers errors. At one precinct, the scanners … Continue reading BOARD OF REGISTRATIONS AND ELECTIONS, DEKALB COUNTY: MARCH 8TH, 2016 MEETING

STATE ELECTION BOARD: JULY 15TH, 2015 HEARING

7.15.15 State Election Board Hearing Agenda The State Election Board hearing began with opening statements and a congratulations to Chris Harvey for his appointment as the new State Elections Director. CONSENT CASES Case 2014-71 (Fulton County - Illegal Campaigning) was removed from the block by a board member because Member David J. Worley (D) needed … Continue reading STATE ELECTION BOARD: JULY 15TH, 2015 HEARING