Newby out at EAC, Politico reports


Former Johnson County Election Commissioner Brian Newby will not be serving another term as leader of the Election Assistance Commission, according to Politico.

It reports that EAC commissioners voted against reappointing Newby for another four years, citing a staffer and a House aide. The vote took place the weekend of Sept. 7-8.

Politico noted that the vote was reportedly split 2-2 between the Republican and Democratic commissioners, but a majority was needed to reappoint Newby.

Cliff Tatum, general counsel for the . . .


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