election security

Idaho gets $3.2M in grant money for election security

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho is receiving $3.2 million from the U.S. Election Assistance Commission to secure and modernize its elections systems.The commission on Tuesday released a report showing how states plan to spend $380 million allocated by Congress to strengthen voting systems amid threats from Russian and others.The largest chunk - roughly 36 percent - is being spent to improve cybersecurity in 41 states and territories.