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Daily Voting News For February 22, 2008

Daily Voting News For February 22, 2008

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of

Colorado Secretary of State Coffman seems to be jumping from one boiling pot to another. No matter what decision he makes now he stands to make someone mad. The counties want their voting systems recertified as soon as possible while voting activists are pointing to the fact that he has broken the law more than once in his attempts to appease the counties. ...

  • NAtional: Following the Paper Trail LINK
  • California: San Mateo County - Aiming to go all-mail for special congressional election LINK
  • Colorado: County officials dispute state test results on voting equipment LINK
  • Colorado: Activists, county clerks vie over voting-machine recertification LINK
  • Colorado: Flap over electronic voting heats up Coffman accused of violating law in machines' review LINK
  • Colorado: Coffman’s voting tests disputed Officials say decertification of machines wasn’t necessary LINK
  • Colorado: Mesa County will stay with voting machine vendor for now LINK
  • Colorado: Mesa County - Contract on vote machines rescinded LINK
  • Connecticut: State to audit Greenwich primary results LINK
  • Florida: Sarasota County – Editorial - It could be time to reinvent the elections office LINK
  • Illinois: Transparency and the DuPage County Election Commission LINK
  • Mississippi: Lafayette County - Lafayette keeps voting machine printers after outcry LINK
  • Mississippi: Wilkinson County - Judge: New election needed LINK
  • North Carolina: Voting turnout could create problem LINK
  • New Jersey: Backup vote printouts delayed in New Jersey LINK
  • New Jersey: Voting machines on verge of delay, likely out for November LINK
  • New Jersey: Voting Machine Discrepancies Leave Questionable Results LINK
  • New Jersey: E-Vote: Voter Verified Paper Record System for Electronic Voting Machines Delayed in New Jersey LINK
  • New York: New York City - Bloomberg Backs Off Feb. 5 Fraud Allegation, Slams BoE LINK
  • New York: Ulster County - Ulster buys new voting machines LINK
  • Ohio: Voting Changes May Snarl Tallies in Big Ohio County LINK
  • Ohio: Ohio voting system at risk LINK
  • Ohio: Cuyahoga County elections director outlines changes for primary LINK
  • Ohio: Mahoning County - Judge denies ballot order for Aey LINK
  • Tennessee: Opinion - Voting machines need trail of paper LINK
  • Texas: Waller County - Young Texans March for Voting Rights LINK
  • Wisconsin: Voter registration fraud an administrative error 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
Executive Director

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