Clearies Best Practices conversation with Margaret Jurgensen and Dr. Gilberto Zelaya Montgomery County Board of Elections
May 04 , 2021
Chairman Don Palmer met with Election Director Margaret Jurgensen and Community Engagement and Public Information Officer Dr. Gilberto Zelaya and from the Montgomery County Board of Elections to discuss best practices in election administration for the category of Outstanding Innovation in Elections for Large Jurisdictions for their SMS Short Codes. Check out this video.
Clearies Best Practices conversation with Derek Bowens Director of Elections Durham County Board of Elections
Apr 13 , 2021

EAC Chairman Donald Palmer met virtually with Derek Bowens, Director of Elections for the Durham County Board of Elections in North Carolina to discuss best practices in election administration for the category Outstanding Innovation in Elections: Small Jurisdictions. Read their full award and competition su

Clearies Best Practices conversation with Derek Bowens Director of Elections Durham County Board of Elections
Apr 13 , 2021
EAC Chairman Donald Palmer met virtually with Derek Bowens, Director of Elections for the Durham County Board of Elections in North Carolina to discuss best practices in election administration for the category Outstanding Innovation in Elections: Small Jurisdictions. Check out this video.
U.S. Election Assistance Commission Clearies Best Practices in Election Administration - Recruiting, Training and Retaining Poll Workers Conversation with Isabel Longoria Harris County Elections Administrator (TX)EAC Chairman Donald Palmer met virtually with Harris County Texas Elections Administrator Isabel Longoria to discuss best practices in election administration for recruiting, training, and retaining poll workers.   Read their full award and competition submission: https://www.eac.gov/election-offic
Apr 08 , 2021
EAC Chairman Donald Palmer met virtually with Harris County Texas Elections Administrator Isabel Longoria to discuss best practices in election administration for recruiting, training, and retaining poll workers. Check out this video.
EAC Celebrates Black History Month. Excellence in Election Administration series
Feb 25 , 2021

EAC Commissioners Ben Hovland, Don Palmer, Christy McCormick and Tom Hicks recognize Black History Month, February 2021. Check out this video.

Women in Elections Q and A Series with Sherrie Wharton Hadskey Commissioner of Elections for the Louisiana Secretary of State's Office. EAC Celebrates Women's History Month
Mar 26 , 2021

EAC Chairman Donald Palmer interviews Sherri Wharton Hadskey who is the Commissioner of Elections for the Louisiana Secretary of State's Office to celebrate Women's History Month. Check out the video.

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Feb 24 , 2021

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Title slide with headshots of SOS Paul Pate and Lt Col Lawrence Yazzie
Jul 28 , 2020

EAC Vice Chairman Donald Palmer spoke with Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate and Lieutenant Colonel Lawrence Yazzie from the Iowa National Guard about how they have worked together since 2018 to secure elections and Election Day in the state.

Jul 10 , 2019
the Commissioners of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission, recognize the fourth Tuesday of each September as National Voter Registration Day and commit to joining national efforts to support voter registration and participation in elections.
Feb 06 , 2019
Today, U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) Chairman EAC administered the oath of office to newly appointed EAC Commissioners Benjamin Hovland and Donald Palmer. Hovland and Palmer join current Chairman Hicks and Vice Chair Christy McCormick, marking the first time in a decade that the commission has had a full quorum of Commissioners.