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Daily Voting News For December 8, 2007

Daily Voting News For December 8, 2007


Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org

San Francisco has finally certified their Nov. 6 election. They hand-counted 80,000 ballots which delayed the final certification by a month. Officials in Cuyahoga Co Ohio seem to be reluctant to get rid of their Diebold DRE voting machines even though they have caused many problems which have affected many voters....

  • CA: San Francisco - S.F. elections finally certified LINK
  • Florida: Indian River County - Who decides on voting machines in Indian River County? LINK
  • Indiana: Opinion - Voter ID & courts: Picture this LINK
  • New York: Counties don't like voting changes Election commissioners resist complying with Help America Vote Act. LINK
  • Ohio: Cuyahoga County debates whether to replace Diebold voting machines LINK
  • Ohio: Cuyahoga elections officials not ready to scrap touch-screen machines Setting up new system before election a worry LINK
  • Ohio: Editorial - Switching voting systems in Cuyahoga County sounds like a bigger mess It's true that Cuyahoga County's voting system is inadequate, but a successful change now would take more than one miracle LINK
  • Tennessee: Voters concerned about electronic ballots flock to UnCounted screening LINK
  • Virginia: Tuesday's election revives old practice: Paper ballots LINK
  • **"Daily Voting News" is meant as a comprehensive listing of reports each day concerning issues related to election and voting news around the country regardless of quality or political slant. Therefore, items listed in "Daily Voting News" may not reflect the opinions of VotersUnite.Org or Scoop.**

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    John Gideon Co-Director and Information Manager VotersUnite.Org http://www.votersunite.org

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