WTOP: Maryland city is first in state to adopt vote by mail
The city council of Rockville, Md., voted to move its city elections to a vote-by-mail format, meaning voters will receive their ballots by mail starting with the November 2019 election.
Hawaii Civil Beat: Hawaii plans county vote at home pilot in 2020
Kauai County will transition to a vote-at-home system for the 2020 election. Many hope the convenience and cost-savings will encourage the rest of the state to adopt a comprehensive vote-at-home system.
Lincoln Journal Star: Nebraska county officials pushing for all-mail elections after successful test
Garden County, Neb., was the first in the state to conduct a countywide all-mail election after receiving approval from Secretary of State John Gale to move forward with a pilot project.
Anchorage Daily News: Anchorage’s first mail election serves as a blueprint for the state
The success in Alaska’s largest city leaves election officials looking for ways to expand vote at home to the rest of the state.
Colorado Public Radio: How Colorado became one of the most secure states to cast a ballot
The state’s comprehensive vote-by-mail system has increased security with layers of additional checks and balances. Vote at home has also increased confidence in the electoral process.
Denver Post: Colorado empowers its citizens to vote
National Vote at Home Institute Executive Director Amber McReynolds explains how vote at home has benefited Colorado voters.