Elections and Voting

Congress must revamp campaign finance online reporting, watchdog says

The recent Supreme Court decision allowing unlimited corporate contributions to campaigns is creating a need for a robust, comprehensive online campaign finance reporting system, says the Sunlight Foundation.

41 states and DC now publishing tax-expenditure reports

Many states are now releasing tax-break tallies, according to a new report.

Diebold admits voting system flaws

The company formerly known as Diebold Election Systems admits that it's possible to delete votes from its machines without detection.

Federal 100 winner: J. Greg Hanson

Hanson is known for the innovative solutions he has provided for Criterion’s customers at the Defense and Homeland Security departments.

Obama picks Google exec to lead citizen participation efforts

Obama makes another key technology appointment.