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Daily Voting News For March 25, 2008

Daily Voting News For March 25, 2008

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of

Today attorneys for the state of New Jersey were asked, in court, whether the state had a confidentiality agreement with Sequoia. The attorneys admitted that they were not sure. Judge Linda Feinberg then ordered that testing of the voting machines move ahead. Sequoia’s media person is on vacation so she was not able to respond to media questions. There will be more details on this story as agreements are made but Sequoia does not now appear to be in a position to dictate what will happen.

DVN will be on hiatus until Saturday evening. I am going to take a few days and enjoy New Orleans....

  • NAtional: This is Who Sequoia Voting Systems Has Chosen to Test Their Machines Instead of Princeton LINK
  • National: Senate bill seeks to ease vote caging LINK
  • National: States Brace For Record Turnout Politico: Election Officials Across The Country Get Ready For What Could Be An Election Day Like No Other LINK
  • Kansas: Voter coalition seeks more polling places in Sedgwick County LINK
  • Mississippi: Senate extends deadline on voter ID bill LINK
  • Mississippi: Voter ID push regains steam in Senate LINK
  • North Carolina: Chatham County To Change Voting Machines LINK
  • North Carolina: Watauga County - County creates newest precinct LINK
  • New Jersey: After threats, NJ clerks call for e-voting investigation Not taking Sequoia's blame (or bullying) as their answer LINK
  • New Jersey: Opinion - New Jersey deserves LINK
  • New Jersey: Questions linger on reliability of electronic voting in N.J. LINK
  • Ohio: Audit of primary votes asked Brunner wants 11 Ohio counties to volunteer LINK
  • Ohio: Ohio plans recount of some primary votes LINK
  • Ohio: Ohio Sec. of State Orders Hand Audit of Primary Election Results in 11 Counties LINK
  • Tennessee: ‘Convenience voting’ coming to Anderson LINK
  • Vermont: Vermont Poised to Adopt Instant Runoff Voting 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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