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Daily Voting News For June 6, 2008

Daily Voting News For June 6, 2008


Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org

The Arizona Secretary of State, Jan Brewer, has sent a letter to the Pima County officials complaining about the steps they are proposing to tighten security surrounding elections and vote counting procedures. One proposal from the county is that they no longer send election results via modem to a central location. They want to do as many other security conscious counties across the nation do; have the memory cards physically transported to the county tabulation location. Brewer likes the insecure modems. In truth, Brewer seems to be telling the county that they can’t do things differently because she did not think of the changes herself. ...

  • NAtional: Then, of course, there's still THIS problem LINK
  • Alabama: Russell County - Absentee ballots at center of inquiry LINK
  • Arizona: Pima County - County's election security moves slammed LINK
  • Arizona: Pima County - E-Vote: Arizona Secretary of State Raises Concerns About Pima County Election Proposals LINK
  • California: Machine Designed for Blind Voters Flips Journalist's Votes LINK
  • California: San Bernardino County - Some notice errors at polls LINK
  • Ohio: Hancock County may add more voting machines LINK
  • Pennsylvania: Bucks County - Changing voting machines pays off LINK
  • West Virginia: Wayne County declares primary election results 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

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