Top Scoops

Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | Scoop News | Wellington Scoop | Community Scoop | Search


Daily Voting News For December 8, 2007

Daily Voting News For December 8, 2007

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of

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.**


    John Gideon Co-Director and Information Manager VotersUnite.Org

    © Scoop Media

    Top Scoops Headlines


    27-29 Sept: Social Enterprise World Forum Live Blog

    1600+ delegates from more than 45 countries have came together to share wisdom, build networks and discuss how to create a more sustainable future using social enterprise as a vehicle. Attending the Forum were social enterprise practitioners, social entrepreneurs, policy makers, community leaders, investors, activists, academics and more from across the globe... More>>

    HiveMind Report: A Universal Basic Income For Aotearoa NZ

    Results from this HiveMind suggests that an overwhelming majority of Kiwis believe that due to changing circumstances and inefficiencies in the current system, we need a better system to take care of welfare of struggling members in our society. More>>


    Scoop Hivemind: Medical Cannabis - Co-Creating A Policy For Aotearoa

    Welcome to the fourth and final HiveMind for Scoop’s Opening the Election campaign for 2017. This HiveMind explores the question: what would a fair, humane and safe Medical Cannabis policy look like for Aotearoa, NZ in 2018? More>>


    Lyndon Hood: Notes On National’s Election Campaign, In Poem Form

    Nationyl’s bitumen-ing / As they du du / Seed groweth / River floweth / Then ‘dozer drives thru / Highway ensu. More>>