Here are the election results released by the San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters and the California Secretary of State as of 10 p.m. Read Wednesday’s Desert Dispatch for the full stories on local elections.
NC GOP Brags About Low Black Turnout–After Lobbying To Limit Early Voting
After lobbying local elections officials to limit the early voting opportunities that are popular among African Americans, North Carolina's Republican Party bragged Sunday about this year's decrease in black early voting turnout. A state GOP press release on the state's early voting numbers highlighted that African American early voting turnout was down by 8.5 percent from 2012.
Cambodians are voting in local elections that could shake longtime ruler Hun Sen’s grip on power. Prime Minister Hun Sen has warned of civil war if his Cambodian People’s Party loses the majority in city and village councils to the main opposition party that made major gains in... - #Cambodian, #Elections, #Power, #Strongmans, #Testing, #TopStories, #Vote
Intelligence Contractor Is Charged in First Leak Case Under Trump
6/5/2017 - U.S. contractor charged with leaking story of actual *election* hacking, not just disinformation: "The report described two cyberattacks by Russia’s military intelligence unit, the G.R.U. — one in August against a company that sells voter registration-related software and another, a few days before the election, against 122 local election officials."
06-06-2017 (Zero Hedge) Earlier this afternoon, the Intercept reported that according to a “top secret NSA document”, Russian Military Intelligence “executed a cyberattack on at least one U.S. voting software supplier and sent spear-phishing emails to more than 100 local election officials days before election.” The NSA document, reportedly dated May 5, analyzes recently acquired intelligence …
Two private corporations, whose operatives are not elected by us, control our federal, state, and local elections. They cheat us. They prevent us from having a democracy! And now, that one of them is hit with a lawsuit for its … Continued
ussian military intelligence attempted to cyber-attack a U.S. voting software supplier and more than 100 local election officials in the days leading up to the 2016 presidential election, The Intercept reported Monday. While there is no indication that voting machines or the result of the election were tampered with, this is the first report of its type to raise serious questions about whether Russian hackers attempted to breach the voting system.