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Commissioners

The Help America Vote Act of 2002 (HAVA) specifies that four commissioners are nominated by the President on recommendations from the majority and minority leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. No more than two commissioners may belong to the same political party. Once confirmed by the full Senate, commissioners may serve two consecutive terms. HAVA states that members of the commission shall continue to serve past their expired term until a successor takes office. There is one vacancy on the commission.

EAC’s New Commissioners

Christy McCormick, Thomas Hicks and Matthew Masterson were sworn in January 13, 2015 as EAC commissioners following their nomination by the President and unanimous confirmation by the U.S. Senate. 

Commissioner Christy A. McCormick, Chairwoman  

Commissioner Thomas Hicks, Vice-Chair

Commissioner Matthew Masterson 

Correspondence 

04/02/15 -- Letter to the National Association of State Election Directors (NASED) 

04/02/15 -- Letter to the Presidential Commission on Election Administration (PCEA)