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Daily Voting News For March 7, 2008

Daily Voting News For March 7, 2008


Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org

Have you already voted in your state’s primary? Attended your state’s caucus? Maybe you are in a state that is yet to have a primary? Are you registered to vote? Are you sure? We encourage everyone to check before your primary, if you haven’t already voted. We also encourage you to check your voter registration at least once before November. States are removing voter’s names from the rolls for a lot of reasons and they are getting a lot of valid names while they remove a few invalid ones. Call and check your registration....

  • CA: Santa Clara County - Why right ballots were in wrong place in Santa Clara County LINK
  • Colorado: Secretary of state holding more hearings on voting machines LINK
  • Colorado: Some Colo. counties say they can't afford voting machine upgrades LINK
  • Colorado: Custer County - County’s voting machines get green light from state LINK
  • Colorado: Ouray County - E-voting back on track for now LINK
  • Connecticut: The results are in -Residents voice their opinions on new optical scan voting machines LINK
  • Florida: Democratic revote may be by mail Florida may yet put its stamp on this year's Democratic convention. LINK
  • Florida: Palm Beach County not ready for another Democratic primary LINK
  • Mississippi: Voting officials expect high turnout for primary LINK
  • New Jersey: Clean voting advocates want machines examined LINK
  • New York: Dutchess County - Dutchess task force to examine election machines LINK
  • Ohio: Elections chief preached patience last year on system switch LINK
  • Ohio: Lucas County - Timely election results not in the cards for Lucas County LINK
  • Ohio: Portage County - Portage voters may have set turnout record Nearly half of county residents registered cast ballot Tuesday LINK
  • Tennessee: Editorial - Confidence at the polls LINK
  • Texas: Texas Holdem: Provisionals, Delegates, One-Party Counties Hold Back the Public Will LINK
  • Utah: Daggett County - Voter fraud: Dozens allegedly lied about addresses in Daggett sheriff's election LINK
  • Utah: Utah County demotes elections boss after voting troubles Commission chooses to nix Sandy Hoffman's position, move her to a new slot and reduce pay 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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