Paper Backups Could Improve Election Security

Paper Backups Could Improve Election Security

Election security is a topic that’s made a lot of headlines in recent years. With many states using voting machines that are more than a decade old, security experts have raised concerns that these aging machines could be vulnerable to hacking and tampering in future state and federal elections. That’s why many states are taking… Read more »

Blockchain Voting: What Is It and How Could It Impact Elections?

Blockchain

What if we told you that sometime in the not-so-distant future you might be able to cast votes in elections using little more than the digital gadget of your choice and a secure online platform? Given some of the controversy that has swirled around recent local, state and even U.S. presidential elections, you might be… Read more »

The Purpose of an HOA and Why Your Vote Matters

HOA

An HOA, or a Homeowners Association, exists in certain apartment buildings or neighborhoods to maintain and enhance property values, serving as an approval board for things that happen within the district, including home additions, parking rules, pools and even fences in some neighborhoods. A homeowners association is a nonprofit organization, and it’s usually governed by… Read more »

Voter Fraud? Never with Honest Ballot

Did voter fraud take place during the 2016 presidential election? That’s the case that newly elected President Donald Trump is trying to make right now. Trump won the Electoral College vote by a wide margin over his opponent Hillary Clinton, but he did not win the popular vote during the general election, which has led… Read more »

E-Vote-Lution: A History of Voting Machines

Voting Ballot

Voting hasn’t always been a high-tech affair. Sure, you still use a pen and paper to cast your vote in an election in most states, but the high-tech voting machine that scans and documents your choices have only been around for a few years. Before the age of voting machines, things were very different. According… Read more »

Ranked Voting: What Is It and Could It Work for Your Vote?

Ranked Voting

When you voted for who you wanted to become president of the United States, your local representative and any other offices up for election in your area, you didn’t rank all of the candidates based on what order you would vote for them. However, there is some evidence that suggests that ranked voting could be… Read more »

Avoiding Condo and HOA Election Problems

Homeowner Association Election

Condo and homeowner association (HOA) elections are important because they help determine who will be in charge of making and enforcing rules that typically affect a large number of people. Therefore, you should do everything in your power to avoid some of the most common mistakes that are made during condo and HOA elections. It… Read more »