VVSG Public Hearing
VVSG Public Hearing
EAC Summit: The 2018 Federal Election
Ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) hosted an all-day summit to highlight a spectrum of issues that state and local election officials will face as they work to administer a secure, accessible and efficient 2018 Federal Election.
Values of an Election Official - Bay County, Florida
Apr 05 , 2019
Bay County Supervisor of Elections Mark Andersen describes particular challenges that arose for his office after Hurricane Michael and in the 2018 Midterm Election just one month later. Category Science & Technology
Mar 29 , 2019
Puerto Rico State Elections Commission representatives Roberto Benítez and Anibal Zambrana outline how the Elections Commission is rebuilding the island’s election systems to improve upon what was lost and the role that 2018 Help America Vote Act funds have played in the recovering and improving Puerto Rico’s election system.
Mar 29 , 2019
CEE Commissioners Norma Burgos, Julio E. Mendez Gonzalez and Claribel Lanausse Montañez talk with EAC Commissioner Thomas Hicks to tell him about the satellite offices they turned into "oases" where citizens could receive aid, contact their families and work with government agencies to receive assistance after Hurricane Maria.
Mar 29 , 2019
Puerto Rico State Elections Commission representatives Roberto Benítez and Anibal Zambrana describe the impact of these storms on Puerto Rico and progress made to rebuild the island’s election system.
Oct 25 , 2017
Amber McReynolds Elections Director for City and County of Denver and CIO for the City and County of Denver Scott Cardenas talk prepping for Elections in Denver.
Feb 05 , 2016
Election Disaster and Contingency Planning Sample September 2014
Feb 05 , 2016
emergency disaster contingency planning guide
Jan 21 , 2016
Pasco SOE COOP Plan 2016
Jan 14 , 2016
Klickitat County COOP May 2015
Jan 14 , 2016
Snohomish County COOP May 2015
Jan 14 , 2016
Loudoun County Electoral Board Flu Contingency Plan November 2009
Jan 14 , 2016
Klickitat County COOP May 2015
May 13 , 2010
Election officials will need to be able to respond to events that have the ability to disrupt elections in their local jurisdictions. They may do so by developing contingency and change management plans in order to respond to these situations in a timely and effective manner. This chapter provides useful information for identifying, assessing, developing and implementing contingency plans, including related tips and information about organizing response teams and pre- and post-election issues.
May 13 , 2010
Provides information about developing policies and procedures for administering an election during a major natural or manmade disaster. The guide discusses assistance at the State and local levels of emergency management, coordination in the event of a shortage of poll workers and/or supplies, and consolidation of polling places. Other topics include technological problems on Election Day and internal operation planning and debriefing sessions following each election.
Mar 02 , 2018
The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) today released a new short video that details the broad spectrum of steps election officials take to secure elections. The new resource is part of the commission’s #Countdown18 effort to provide election officials with the tools necessary to carry out secure, accessible and efficient elections.
Jan 03 , 2018
Ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, the U.S. Election Assistance Commission will host an all-day summit to highlight a spectrum of issues that state and local election officials will face as they work to administer secure, accessible and efficient 2018 federal elections. The event will feature keynote speakers and expert panelists who will address topics such as election security, voting accessibility, and how to use election data to improve the voter experience.
Oct 14 , 2017
Members of the Elections Government Sector Coordinating Council (GCC) adopted a charter to guide its operations moving forward. The GCC, which will inform how the Department of Homeland Security works with state and local jurisdictions to implement its designation of elections systems as part of the nation’s critical infrastructure, includes all U.S. Election Assistance Commissioner (EAC) commissioners.