Heated County Commission debate results in new voting system for November

By  and , Daily Memphian Updated: June 09, 2022 10:06 AM CT | Published: June 06, 2022 9:54 PM CT

The commission voted to fund a new voting system with both touch-screen machines with a paper trail as well as hand-marked paper ballots. 


Shelby County Commission new voting systems Shelby County Election Commission Van Turner Linda Phillips Willie Brooks Michael Whaley Steve Mulroy 2022 elections

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Bill Dries

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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.

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Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers Memphis and Shelby County’s law enforcement agencies and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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