Lori Grace Board of Directors - Institute for American Election Integrity
John Brakey: Audit Elections USA Executive Director
Bob Fitrakis: Attorney/Writer Columbus Institute for Contemporary Journalism
2020 PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Columbus Ohio, Tucson AZ and San Francisco CA
TrustVote will promote fair, open elections by ensuring ballot integrity throughout the United States.
• TrustVote will provide voter education to ensure the reliability and transparency of elections systems.
o Targeted email and text message programs in targeted states using voter files and appended data that drives traffic to our website using Datamatica.
o Update website and maintain up to date articles and videos that document our work in ensuring fair and transparent elections.
o Drive online traffic to our updated website to inform voters and recruit volunteers for our
• Education efforts will focus on areas where Election systems have been vulnerable in past cycles.
o Work with Supervisor of Elections in ensuring ballot images are preserved, providing information on vulnerabilities.
o Provide legal support for voter protection and election recounts in our targeted states.
• TrustVote will employ online outreach, broadcast media, and field operations.
o Partner with state political parties and other non-profit organizations that are operating voter transparency and voter protection field programs in our targeted states.
o Social media, broadcast media, and ethnic media campaigns to educate voters.
• North Carolina
• Additional states can be added depending on funds raised
TrustVote funded the Fitrakis/Arnebeck lawsuit against Ohio’s Secretary of State which halted the use of “experimental uncertified software patches” on a computerized voter system widely used in that State. An injunction was successfully granted and the use of patches halted.