Barb Byrum

Barb Byrum is currently serving her second term as the Ingham County Clerk. Before that, she served three terms in the Michigan House of Representatives.

Articles

Opinion | Let’s work together, follow science to ensure voting is safe and secure

Opinion | Let’s work together, follow science to ensure voting is safe and secure

July 30, 2020 | Dr. Farhan Bhatti, Barb Byrum

In just a few months, Michiganders will cast their ballots in the general election. Few circumstances make the case for mail-in voting more urgent to our democracy than a global pandemic.

Opinion | Michigan elections aren't hacked. They’re among the nation’s most secure.

Opinion | Michigan elections aren't hacked. They’re among the nation’s most secure.

October 7, 2019 | Barb Byrum

An Ingham County Clerk says that the state’s elections have numerous checks and balances that offer a level of security unmatched by many other states.

Voter information is already publicly available. And that’s all the Trump administration is getting.

Voter information is already publicly available. And that’s all the Trump administration is getting.

July 14, 2017 | Barb Byrum

The Ingham County clerk advises voters not to withdraw their registration in an attempt to hide from the newly created federal Election Integrity Commission.