Election commission requests $2.5M in county funds for voting machines

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 22, 2019 11:09 PM CT | Published: May 22, 2019 4:48 PM CT

The Shelby County Election Commission lowered its $5 million capital funds request to $2.5 million in the hopes of securing funding for new voting machines by the 2020 presidential election.


Budget Lee Harris Linda Phillips Mick Wright Shelby County Commission
Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Binghampton, Frayser, North Memphis and Raleigh for The Daily Memphian. Omer previously covered county government. He is also a former reporter at The Jackson Sun and a University of Memphis graduate.

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