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Donald Palmer Testifies about 2016 Election Administration

Governance / Research December 15, 2016

The country’s election administrators and policymakers must continue to focus on the security and accuracy of the nation’s voter registration infrastructure.

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Election Recounts Won't Change Result

Governance / Press Release November 28, 2016

The changes in the vote totals since the initial reporting stem from two major factors: absentee ballots and provisional ballots.

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PCEA Co-Chairs Laud Work of Nation's Election Officials

Governance / Research October 24, 2016

This year, perhaps more than ever before, it will be important to have the voting public well informed about how the electoral process works.

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BPC, Election Administrators Partner to Collect First-Ever National Data on Voting Lines

Governance / Press Release October 18, 2016

Data will help to diagnose the causes of long lines, predict where they may happen in advance of elections, and develop tools to allocate resources to the precincts most in need.

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Virginia Rolls Out Voter Registration Modernization at DMV

Tim Harper / Blog July 22, 2016

The new system, which will allow customers to register to vote while at the DMV, will bring significant cost savings and accuracy to the registration process.

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The New Realities of Voting by Mail in 2016

Governance / Research June 29, 2016

The vote-by-mail process can be more convenient for voters who are unable or unwilling to contend with lines at polling places on Election Day.

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Securing Schools as Polling Places

Matthew Weil / Blog June 1, 2016

While no definitive number exists, we know that public schools make up a large percentage of polling places and are well-suited to the task for several reasons.

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BPC Leading National Effort to Improve the Electoral Process

Governance / Press Release February 16, 2016

Starbucks, Marriott International, the Boys and Girls Clubs of America, and the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce join BPC in launching the effort.

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Civic Leadership Initiative

Governance / Page February 16, 2016

In concert with leading employers, nonprofits, and government officials, the new effort encourages employees to register, to vote, and to work as volunteers at polling places.

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Election Day Command Centers: An Invaluable Tool in Election Administration

Governance / Research January 22, 2016

During his victory speech in 2012, President Obama noted the millions of American voters who were forced to wait to vote for extended periods of time.

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