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Daily Voting News For March 9, 2008

Daily Voting News For March 9, 2008


Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org

There isn’t much to say this evening so here is the news....

  • CA: Humboldt County - PRESS RELEASE: Veterans For Peace Chapter 56 Supporting Hand-Counted Paper ballots; "No justice in secret vote counting" LINK
  • Florida: Better audits are sought for voting State elections officials are wary of a hasty overhaul as they switch to optical scanners. LINK
  • New York: Dutchess County - Dutchess weighs options under U.S. voting act LINK
  • New York: Niagara County - Paper ballots may increase election costs Leased storage facility for lever machines, new furniture for voters add to expenses LINK
  • Ohio: Brunner accused of punishing elections officials LINK
  • Ohio: Cuyahoga County – Editorial - Despite challenges, primary ran smooth LINK
  • Ohio: Lucas County - Is partisan system behind Lucas County election glitches? Training, qualifications take back seat to politics LINK
  • Pennsylvania: Lackawanna County - With primary day in six weeks, voting official remains stalwart LINK
  • Texas: Angelina County – Editorial - Vote Delay Tuesday night was a fiasco, but county will live through it 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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