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'Daily Voting News' For December 10, 2008

'Daily Voting News' For December 10, 2008


Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org

Today’s line-up of news is varied. Enjoy....

  • National: Election Assistance Commission Has Not Met Mandates LINK
  • National: Paralysis at the Federal Election Commission LINK
  • National: Report Card for Ranked-Choice Voting LINK
  • National: Opinion - Instant runoff voting
    Such an electoral system saves time and money, and ensures a majority winner. LINK
  • National: Videoing the Vote LINK
  • Colorado: 3 Dems make shortlist for Colo. secretary of state LINK
  • Illinois: An Updated IL Special Senate Election Estimate: $31M LINK
  • Minnesota: No End in Sight in Minnesota Senate Recount LINK
  • Minnesota: A modest proposal: How to take partisan loyalties out of recount LINK
  • Minnesota: Lessons from the recount: Officials look for silver lining LINK
  • Ohio: Cuyahoga County Elections Board may have to hand count presidential ballots after state audit LINK
  • Ohio: Franklin County - Last US House seat filled on grave of stolen 2004 election LINK
  • South Carolina: Charleston County - Early voting proposals aired at meeting LINK
  • Texas: Bexar County - Investigation: Problems Discovered with Election Equipment LINK
  • Texas: Dallas County - Democrats back off in voting dispute; Harper-Brown to take legislative seat in Texas House LINK
  • Texas: Grimes County - Election commission will attempt to sort out vote count 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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