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Daily Voting News For September 9, 2008

Daily Voting News For September 9, 2008

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of

In this space we have mentioned voter registrations many times and asked that everyone check with their state to ensure they are still on the voter rolls. Now the EAC has added their voice with ours. The EAC has also provided a new tool to give the voter more information on who to check with and when is the deadline for registration in each state and territory.

Today the Security Group of University of California at Santa Barbara released a report and a movie on their part in the Top-To-Bottom Review of the Sequoia Voting System....

  • National: EAC Chair Calls on Voters to Prepare and Confirm before November Election
    Register Early and Verify Registration Status LINK
  • National: Evaluating the Security of Electronic Voting Systems LINK
  • National: Key Questions For Key States – Executive Summary LINK
  • National: Pre-election Litigation Risk Assessment (PELRA)[Interactive Map] LINK
  • National: Flawless Vote Counts
    Cryptography lets voters verify ballots. LINK
  • Arizona: Pima County - Official boots observer over ballot-count queries LINK
  • Arizona: Pima County - AZ Election Official Arrested for Flagging Tampered Ballots: Charged with Criminal Trespass LINK
  • Arizona: Pima County - Arizona Election Integrity Advocate Arrested While Observing Hand-Count LINK
  • Connecticut: Audit No Evil, Recount No Evil, Uncover No Evil LINK
  • Connecticut: Missing UCONN report: Is voter pre-electon info on Registrars hindered? LINK
  • Florida: Palm Beach County's election woes continue
    Recounted votes don't match up with ballots cast LINK
  • Georgia: Georgia Democratic Party Sues over Voter ID LINK
  • Georgia: Ga. Judge to Hear Voting Machine Lawsuit LINK
  • Georgia: Ga. judge rejects voting machine lawsuit LINK
  • Georgia: Judge rejects challenge to Georgia voting machines LINK
  • New Jersey: Voters wrongly told: You're not registered LINK
  • New York: Opinion - HAVA-ya got it together? LINK
  • New York: Changes await voters at primary polling sites
    New voting machines, locations, improvements in accessibility on tap LINK
  • New York: Madison County - Lever Voting Out, Image In LINK
  • New York: Onondaga County - Get Ready for the Paper Ballots LINK
  • Texas: Voter Education Project Inc. Press Conference LINK
  • Virginia: Voter Registration by Students Raises Cloud of Consequences LINK
  • Guam: Opinion - Forward: GEC needs to push forward with 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.**


    John Gideon
    Co-Executive Director

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

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