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

Drop Box Locations for August 11, 2020 Election in Georgia

This list was compiled by contacting elections offices. For official information, contact your county’s election office. County Drop Box locations made available as a public service. Drop off your completed absentee ballot Postage Free for the August election in county drop boxes. Check out our list to find drop boxes in your county. Make Sure … Continue reading Drop Box Locations for August 11, 2020 Election in Georgia

Senate Bill 463 would have Prevented Mailing of Absentee Ballot Applications

The Georgia House Committee on Governmental Affairs approved Senate Bill 463. This bill includes an amendment that would stop proactively mailing out ballot applications at both the state and local level. This comes after Secretary of State Brad Raffensberger’s office mailed absentee ballot request forms to 6.9 million Georgia voters for the June 9th primary … Continue reading Senate Bill 463 would have Prevented Mailing of Absentee Ballot Applications

Fulton County Board of Commissioners Approves Task Force to Oversee Election Process

  Fulton County Board of Commissioners Meeting Election Related Highlights  * The Board of Commissioners approved a task force to oversee the election process and early voting. * The Secretary of State’s office will create an online portal for absentee ballots applications. * Poll workers will have in-person training before the August runoff. Did you … Continue reading Fulton County Board of Commissioners Approves Task Force to Oversee Election Process

Rockdale County Lays Out Plans for June 9th Election in 5-14-20 Meeting

Rockdale County Board of Elections and Voter Registration Meeting Highlights from 5-14-20 The absentee ballot drop box is now in its designated location. All necessary PPE has been acquired for polling sites. Three polling places are unavailable and moved to a different site. They are listed in the notes below.  Did you know that the … Continue reading Rockdale County Lays Out Plans for June 9th Election in 5-14-20 Meeting

Walker County Lays Out Plans for June 9th Election in 5-14-20 Meeting

Walker County Board of Elections and Registration Meeting Highlights from 5-14-20 8710 absentee ballots have been mailed and 3481 received. Up from the usual 1000 absentee ballots. Single early voting location at the elections office in the Walker County Courthouse due to COVID-19. The address is 103 S Duke Street LaFayette, GA 30728 To protect … Continue reading Walker County Lays Out Plans for June 9th Election in 5-14-20 Meeting

Ware County Planned Polling Location Consolidations due to Poll Worker Shortage at 5-12-20  BOE Meeting 

Ware County held their monthly Board of Elections meeting 5-12-20 virtually so the public could attend.   Key Points from Meeting The county plans to consolidate smaller polling locations due to shortage of poll workers. A new vice chairman of the board was elected. The county has been seeking 16 - 25 year olds to … Continue reading Ware County Planned Polling Location Consolidations due to Poll Worker Shortage at 5-12-20  BOE Meeting 

Chatham County faces multiple early voting location closures 5-11-20

Did you know that the public can attend Board of Elections meetings?  These meetings are open to the public by Georgia law. Become a Peanut Gallery Volunteer Monitor at our next training on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 6 pm. Sign up Here Chatham County Board of Elections and Registration Held a Board … Continue reading Chatham County faces multiple early voting location closures 5-11-20

Cobb Plans In-Person Voting Procedures for Upcoming Elections 5-11-20

Cobb County Board of Elections and Registration Held a Board Meeting on 5-11-20  Meeting Highlights from 5-11-20 Cobb Polling locations will practice social distancing by spacing machines and limiting people inside. Stylus and voting cards will be cleaned between each vote. There is a backlog on the application process with a 1-2 day turnaround. The … Continue reading Cobb Plans In-Person Voting Procedures for Upcoming Elections 5-11-20