Voting rights

The woes of military voting

Data: FairVote, Federal Voting Assistance Program; Chart: Axios Visuals

While military voters may seem like an engaged bloc, they consistently turn out at lower rates than the general electorate.

Microsoft posts code for election security software

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Microsoft publicly released the code for its election security software ElectionGuard on Tuesday, via the code collaboration site GitHub.

Why it matters: ElectionGuard, when installed on voting equipment, makes it possible for anyone to audit the vote counts of a public election.