San Mateo County Tests Ballot Counting System On Voter Registration DayOn a day dedicated to getting people registered to vote, voting systems on the Peninsula were being put through the paces in a test six weeks ahead of the 2020 Presidential Election.
Facebook Shuts Accounts It Says Were Run From China, Posting About 2020 ElectionFacebook on Tuesday said it had shut down more than 150 fake accounts it determined were run from China that including accounts posting about November's US presidential election.
Are You Ready To Vote In November's Presidential Election?There are 43 days and counting to November's General Election so now is the time to make sure you are getting ready to cast your ballot.
Facebook To Give Paid Time Off To Employees Who Volunteer As Poll WorkersFacebook will give additional paid time off to employees who volunteer as poll workers during the election.
Trump Is...? Biden Is...? Google Removes Autocomplete For Candidates And VotingThe tech giant said it will remove suggestions that could be seen as endorsing or opposing political parties and candidates.
Trump Attacks Laurene Powell Jobs Over Ties To The AtlanticPresident Donald Trump is coming after Laurene Powell Jobs, the philanthropist billionaire who owns The Atlantic and Axios.
Twitter Flags Trump Tweets Encouraging Voters To Cast Ballots TwiceTwitter has flagged tweets from President Donald Trump suggesting that mail-in voters potentially cast more than one ballot in the upcoming election, which is illegal.
Facebook To Limit Some Advertising In Week Before Election, Remove Voting, COVID-19 MisinformationBracing for a contentious election with no immediate results and possible “civil unrest,” Facebook is enacting a host of measures to ensure its platform is not used to sow chaos and spread misinformation before, during and after the U.S. presidential election.
Facebook, Twitter Suspend Accounts Linked To Russian 'Troll Factory' Targeting Left-Leaning AudiencesFacebook said Tuesday that it removed a small network of accounts and pages linked to Russia’s Internet Research Agency, the “troll factory” that has used social media accounts to sow political discord in the U.S. since the 2016 presidential election.
Former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown's Frank Advice For Democrats On Violent ProtestsIf Democrats don’t denounce the violence associated with street protests, the Republicans could exploit the issue to their advantage in the election, said former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown.
On Heels of GOP Convention, Trump Trains Rhetorical Fire on Kamala HarrisSpeaking in New Hampshire, Pres. Trump made fun of Sen. Kamala Harris' failed presidential campaign and suggested that his daughter Ivanka would be a better vice presidential contender.