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Sep 12, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Chairman Vernon J. Ehlers, R-Mich., announced today that the Committee on House Administration will mark up portions of the Federal Election Integrity Act of 2006 (H.R. 4844), which is aimed at strengthening voter identification requirements in federal elections, at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, September 14, 2006, in room 1310 of the Longworth House Office Building.   

Aug 4, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The Committee on House Administration on Thursday held a hearing in Las Cruces, N.M., and field briefing in Phoenix, Ariz., to gain insight into the issues raised by voter identification requirements. Chairman Vernon J.

Jul 27, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON –The Committee on House Administration Thursday held an oversight hearing on the ongoing technology, design and preservation initiatives at the Library of Congress.  The hearing supported efforts by Chairman Vernon J.

Jul 24, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Chairman Vernon J. Ehlers, R-Mich., announced today that the Committee on House Administration will mark up H.R. 2134, which establishes a Commission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Museum of the American Latino Community, at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 27, 2006 in room 1310 of the Longworth House Office Building.

Jul 19, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Efforts to establish standards to guide the development and implementation of modern voting systems throughout the United States have made significant progress, but still have a way to go, according to a joint hearing of the Committee on House Administration and the House Science Committee Wednesday.

Jul 18, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The House Administration Committee and the House Science Committee will hold a joint hearing Wednesday to review new federal voluntary standards for voting equipment, which were issued late last year, to see if they are likely to improve the accuracy and security of voting, and to see if states are likely to adopt the standards.

Jul 17, 2006 Press Release

Wednesday July 19, 2006

 

WHAT:     House Administration Committee and Science Committee Joint Hearing

TOPIC:     Voting Machines: Will the New Standards and Guidelines Help Prevent Future Problems?

Jul 17, 2006 Press Release

Wednesday July 19, 2006

 

WHAT:     House Administration Committee and Science Committee Joint Hearing

TOPIC:     Voting Machines: Will the New Standards and Guidelines Help Prevent Future Problems?

Jun 22, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Voting in federal elections should remain confined to only American citizens, witnesses testifying to the Committee on House Administration agreed in a hearing Thursday, but differences still remain over how to achieve that goal.

Jun 8, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Election reforms included in the Help America Vote Act, and efforts to implement them over the past several years have led to significant improvements in the administration of elections in this country, members of the Committee on House Administration were told Thursday, although much work remains to be done and improvements continue to be made across the country. 

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