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.

Meaningful news delivered to you each week

Coverage of the key happenings in our county including government, elections, and more.

Manage Your Email Subscriptions

Topics

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

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


Comment On This Story

Become a subscriber to join the discussion.
Meaningful news delivered to you each week

Coverage of the key happenings in our county including government, elections, and more.

Manage Your Email Subscriptions