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'Daily Voting News' For July 12 and 13, 2008

'Daily Voting News' For July 12 and 13, 2008


Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org

It has been a couple weeks since we reminded all of our subscribers that voter registrations and voter registration data bases have been a huge problem during the primary elections. There is no reason to believe that they will not be a huge problem in November. One of the only ways to ensure a voter is registered is for that voter to check their registration. We recommend every voter check now and then check again just before the voter’s state registration closes before November. You can find out the date that your state is closing registration and who to check to ensure your registration is still HERE: ...

  • AZ: Pima County - Official: Recount transit plan ballots
    County says new tabulation would cost $20K or more LINK
  • Arizona: RTA offers to fund '06 election ballot recount LINK
  • Florida: Voter law threatens to cloud elections LINK
  • Kansas: Sedgwick County - County hopes advance votes will cut waits LINK
  • New York: Cayuga County - New election equipment will have limitations at start LINK
  • Ohio: Another "Odd 'series' of events" with the Bd. of Voting Machine Examiners - this time with ES&S LINK
  • Ohio: Cuyahoga County - A "Cluster Gl*!tch?" Or has this Blog site been blocked from County servers? LINK
  • Pennsylvania: Schuylkill County - County to cut voting precincts LINK
  • Vermont: States fight voter registration ban at vet homes LINK
  • France: Quelle Surprise! E-Voting Fails in France Too! 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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