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Daily Voting News For May 21, 2008

Daily Voting News For May 21, 2008


Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org

Is anything but a take-over by Hart Intercivic going to save Sequoia Voting Systems? The Sequoia president, Jack Blaine, seems to have been caught, again, trying to deceive officials. This time he may have been less than truthful when providing testimony and written responses to members of the Chicago Board of Elections and a concerned city alderman. ...

  • NAtional: Exclusive: Voting Machine Company Chief Lied to Chicago Officials About Ownership, Control of Company LINK
  • National: Pedometers and Other Black Boxes LINK
  • Arkansas: Crawford County Electronic Voting Machines Caused Counting Delay LINK
  • Arkansas: Izard County - Miller to be new judge LINK
  • Arkansas: St Francis County - Ark. board sends vote monitors to St. Francis County LINK
  • California: Tehama County - Voting machines pass test LINK
  • Colorado: Jefferson County - Jeffco voters can opt for paper ballots
    Decision means most in state can make that choice LINK
  • Florida: Sarasota County - Defending free elections
    Sarasota group battling state over accuracy of electronic voting. LINK
  • Iowa: Black Hawk County - County OKs purchase of new voting machines LINK
  • Kansas: Editorial - Sebelius used veto pen wisely LINK
  • Kansas: Crawford County - County to get funding aid for election software LINK
  • North Carolina: Dare County - Frisco voting precinct error prompts protest LINK
  • Oklahoma: Good reasons to reject voter ID LINK
  • Tennessee: Instant Runoff Voting Could be in City’s Future LINK
  • West Virginia: Printers slow voting machines LINK
  • Netherlands - Netherlands says "nee" to electronic 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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    John Gideon
    Co-Executive Director
    VotersUnite.Org
    www.votersunite.org

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

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