7 solutions for problems at Pa. polls

PA Post | Tuesday, November 12, 2019, Harrisburg Patriot News

Paper jams, long lines, incorrect results: Some voters and elections officials encountered problems on Tuesday as 35 counties rolled out new voting machines.

York County officials issued a public apology Tuesday evening after voters complained of delays and other problems with the county’s new $1.4 million paper-ballot system.

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More-secure hand-marked ballots are also cheaper for Pa. counties

Christopher Huffaker | Thursday, August 15, 2019, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Election security experts told the Allegheny County Board of Elections in June that the best choice for secure elections is a voting system where most voters make their selections with a pen on paper — while those who need them have access to ballot-marking devices.

A new analysis shows that for Pennsylvania counties that have already selected new systems, that is also the cheaper option.

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