Election Security

Publications

, Mother Jones
Can a Group of Policy Experts Prevent an Election Catastrophe in 2020?
Paul Rosenzweig

From Mother Jones:

Paul Rosenzweig, a Republican (until 2017) who worked on voting security at the Department of Homeland Security and who now is a senior fellow at the R Street Institute, points…

, The Hill
Hillicon Valley: Democrats introduce bill banning federal government use of facial recognition tech | House lawmakers roll out legislation to establish national cyber director | Top federal IT official to step down
Eli Lehrer

From The Hill:

A group of former Republican officials and conservative-leaning leaders led by the R Street Institute on Thursday pushed back against concerns around mail-in voting, sending…

, Fox News
Trevor Potter: Trump and Barr make baseless and harmful claims about mail-in ballot fraud
Kevin Kosar & Marc Hyden & Steven Greenhut

From Fox News:

In 2018, 30 percent of Americans age 65 or older cast their ballots by mail, according to the conservative R Street Institute.

, The Hill
Black female celebrities, mothers of victims push Senate to pass mail-in voting legislation
Eli Lehrer

From The Hill:

A group of former Republican officials and conservative-leaning leaders led by the R Street Institute on Thursday pushed back against concerns around mail-in voting, sending…

, National Journal
Smart Ideas: How vote-by-mail conforms with conservatism
Kevin Kosar & Marc Hyden & Steven Greenhut

From National Journal:

Conservatives should support expanding absentee voting and vote-by-mail, “a safe, trusted and age-old practice” that “comports with conservative principles.”…

Coalition Letter in Support of Vote by Mail
Eli Lehrer

Dear Majority Leader McConnell, Minority Leader Schumer, Speaker Pelosi and Minority Leader McCarthy,

We, the undersigned right-of-center thought leaders or principals of free-market…

, 4GenNow
Event: Government & Elections Panel
Kevin Kosar

From 4GenNow:

Our “Government & Elections” panel features experts from non-profit public policy and public policy research, campaign finance reform, and journalism fields discussing: -…

, Business for America
Many Conservatives Support Vote by Mail. Here’s Why.
Paul Rosenzweig

From Business for America:

Of course, there are some Republicans who argue that mail-in ballots facilitate fraud, but the evidence proves otherwise. According to conservative presidential…

, 2020Talks
Podcast: 2020Talks – June 22, 2020
Paul Rosenzweig

From 2020Talks:

Evangelical Christians are an important part of President Trump’s base, though polls show support may be decreasing. Trump held a rally in Tulsa, OK, with many fewer people than…

Election Integrity Weekly – June 22, 2020
Kevin Kosar & Marc Hyden & Steven Greenhut

From Election Integrity Weekly:

Conservative Case for Absentee Voting: A new report from R Street Institute, a conservative think tank, aims to boost GOP support for voting by mail — by…