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Why Your Toaster Works Better Than Your Voting Machine
http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2010/09/why-your-toaster-works-better-than-your-voting-machine/63107/ Why are electronic voting machines so prone to problems?
The EAC should sit down with engineers to learn about the best ways to track bugs from one version of the software to the next.
Mark A. Robbins to Serve as EAC's Next General Counsel
EAC names general counsel
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In Hot Political Climate, Election Experts Want 'Voter Fraud' Watchdogs To Be Clear On Ruleshttp://tpmmuckraker.talkingpointsmemo.com/2010/09/in_political _climate_election_experts_ want_voter_fraud_watchdogs_to_be_clear_on_the_rules.php http://tinyurl.com/2fh3uut
Afghan officials say too early to judge election
Afghan authorities said Monday it was too early to judge the validity of the country's parliamentary ballot despite observers' reports of widespread fraud in the vote that was to help consolidate its shaky democracy.
Observers want Investigation of Afghan Election
Just a few days after Afghanistan's parliamentary elections, there is a call for an independent investigation into just what went wrong
"We have seen ballot stuffing, proxy votes, underage voting and also multiple voting. The most serious one is the ballot stuffing, out observers have observed in around 280 centers in 28 provinces where the ballot stuffing did occur."
Vote buying mars Kenya polls
Ireland: Task force fails to curb rising costs of ¬55m e-voting fiasco
Almost 7,500 Dutch-made e-voting machines were bought for ¬51m by the Government in 2004 with a view to using them in the local and European elections that year.
However, the plan was cancelled just six weeks before polling after the Independent Commission on Electronic Voting said it was not sufficiently satisfied with the system's accuracy and secrecy.
Swedish vote ends in hung parliament
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