$90M for voting machines, mail-in ballots signed into law

Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation Thursday that advocates say makes the most significant changes to modernize Pennsylvania election laws in 80 years and authorizes the state to borrow of up to $90 million to help counties buy new voting machines ahead of next year’s presidential election. Wolf said the legislation takes the nation’s least voter-friendly election laws and puts them in line with states that have the highest voter turnout.