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Request to Audit the Voting System Denied

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April 2, 2018 Sacramento, CA Last week, our campaign sent a protest letter to the Secretary of State for their denial of our request to audit a portion of the voting system — a request which the office MUST officially approve. Read our response here:   With so many issues surrounding the security of our

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Big Endorsement News!

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March 20, 2018 San Diego, CA We are excited to announce that the San Diego Progressive Democratic Club and Our Revolution Long Beach have just endorsed Ruben Major for California Secretary of State. The mission of the San Diego Progressive Democratic Club is “to create a more just society by advocating for issues and supporting candidates
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Election security is critical, but why does the “Tech Capital of the World” (California), do so poorly?

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March 17, 2018 Washington, D.C. Just LAST MONTH, the Center for American Progress (CAP) released a new study on election security in all 50 states. Unfortunately, California… the “Tech Capital of the World” earned a mediocre grade of “C.” The job of the Secretary of State is to make sure our elections are functioning properly and the CAP
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The ACLU wins against Secretary Padilla

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March 7, 2018 San Francisco, California For the past several months, we’ve been campaigning to end California’s discriminatory practice of disenfranchising minority voters who see their mail-in ballots thrown away nearly TWICE as much as non-minorities. Additionally, California has seen tens of thousands of mail-in ballots thrown out on the basis of signature mismatches and

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Congrats to Doug Jones!

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-- Press Release -- December 13, 2017 Sacramento, California - I’m very excited to congratulate Doug Jones on his victory last night  in Alabama.  Victories like this don’t happen in a vacuum. They are the combination of hard work, brilliant strategy, smart fundraising, and a winning advertising campaign. They are the culmination of the work of
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Certifying Flawed Election Software by the Secretary of State is Dangerous to Democracy

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-- Press Release -- October 28, 2017 Oceanside, California The campaign to elect Ruben Major is reaching out to all eligible voters because we want to express our concern for the security of California's election systems. Currently, we are voting on machines which contain scientifically proven vulnerabilities that are endangering our democracy. These are the same systems in use across
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NSA Leak confirms route of Russian hacking in virus transmission to election systems

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The importance of the National Security Agency (“NSA”) leaked documents cannot be overstated.  I have been writing about voter registration and elections system hacking in the 2016 Primary and General Election for several months now and have surveyed following states related to these issues: Arizona, Alabama, Alaska, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida’s primary election, Florida’s general election, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, & Indiana. In

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Indiana confirmed hacking of 2016 election systems

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Updated June 10, 2018 In the analysis of Indiana’s election system, we find hacking and confirmed penetration, millions of scans, and alarming concerns related to voter suppression. This is part of a U.S. wide analysis regarding potential “Vote Hacking” in the following states: Arizona, Alabama, Alaska, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida’s primary election, Florida’s general election, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, & Illinois. This