Push for mail-only balloting gains steam in Virginia

Election officials in Virginia ought to begin planning now for all-mail elections both this spring and later in the fall.

By Dan Casey |

States might get Fed dollars to bolster elections

Many wonder how the novel coronavirus will affect voter turnout and the upcoming presidential election. As governments increase restrictions on public gatherings, a proposed bill would give $500 million in federal funding to help stem disruptions.

Questions about safety of upcoming elections

Electoral boards and registrars across the state, worried about the impact of coronavirus on the upcoming elections, asked the state to close polling locations and accept only mail-in ballots.

By Alison Graham | alison.graham@roanoke.com

Virginia Elections Move To Ensure Election Integrity

Election officials across the Commonwealth and across the country have been faced with targeted attacks from bad actors, both foreign and domestic, who work to undermine the public trust in our elections process.