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Daily Voting News For May 4, 2008

Daily Voting News For May 4, 2008

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of

Indiana’s use of a wide range of voting systems and some produced by smaller vendors has historically proved to be problematic. There is no reason to expect next Tuesday’s primary to be anything different. North Carolina seems to have gotten past their issues with voting machines. It would be great if neither state had problems. One can only hope....

  • NAtional: Disenfranchised Over There LINK
  • California: Voter ID decision resounds in state LINK
  • California: Editorial - Voter ID ruling is a solution in search of a problem LINK
  • Colorado: Clerk and Recorder’s Offices conduct statewide mock election trials LINK
  • Florida: Opinion - ID won't reduce fraud; absentee balloting reform can LINK
  • Indiana: Delaware County - Numbers suggest county is ready for election day
    Delaware County has one voting machine for every 385 registered voters LINK
  • Kansas: Legislators agree on bill to require voter IDs LINK
  • Kansas: Kan. legislative negotiations reach deal on voter ID bill LINK
  • New Jersey: 'Phantom Vote' for Obama Found on NJ's Failed Sequoia E-Voting Machines... LINK
  • New Jersey: Camden County - Election officials to check city tally LINK
  • Ohio: Brunner seeks to speed up approval LINK
  • Texas: Texas lawmakers likely to consider photo ID rule for voters LINK
  • Texas: Opinion - Victor Landa: Voter ID laws a back door to national ID card LINK
  • Texas: Editorial - Face it: Texas doesn’t need voter ID law 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-Executive Director

    "To encourage citizen ownership of transparent, participatory
    democracy." The Creekside Declaration March 22, 2008

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