General News

'Daily Voting News' For August 05, 2006

By       Message JGideon     Permalink
      (Page 1 of 2 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

- Advertisement -
Guest Blogged by John Gideon of and VoteTrustUSA.Org

Jan BenDor, a Pittsfield Township Michigan deputy clerk, is so concerned about the Diebold machines used in her township that she filed a formal complaint with the Washtenaw County Election Commission on Monday. Ten percent of machines failed in a recent test, she claimed. She also cited changes Diebold made to the machines, including installing modems, without providing written documentation of the work. "I'm a voice in the wilderness," she admitted, saying that some have accused her of paranoia. "I'm more concerned about normaloia than paranoia. That's when you think everything is OK, no matter what." / Washington Co. Arkansas has decided to put ES&S out the county's ballot programming business. They will buy their own equipment and do the job themselves. / Ohio is holding special elections in 27 counties, including Cuyahoga, on Tuesday....

  • NAtional: National voter verification requirements mostly a partisan question, Dems charge LINK

  • AR: Washington County - Commission preparing for three October elections LINK

  • AZ: Pima County - Touch-screens for disabled voters get nod from county LINK

  • AZ: Pima County - Touch voting machines get OK LINK

  • CT: Connecticut To Use Paper Ballot Voting System LINK

  • GA: No-photo voter list criticized by GOP LINK
  • - Advertisement -

  • KS: Sedgwick County - Report: Poll staff needs training LINK

  • MI: Tuesday's election will put optical scan machines to the test LINK

  • MO: Voter IDs challenged in lawsuit LINK

  • OH: Officials worried about rule being tested in special elections LINK

  • TN: Delays in voting, results may recur in November LINK
  • - Advertisement -

  • TN: Blount County - Improved voter turnout in Blount County still not great (Hart eSlate) LINK

  • TN: Greene County - Voting Delays Long Ballot, Trial Of New Machines Seen As Causes LINK

  • TN: Hawkins County - Scanning machine would have shortened vote tally delay in Hawkins LINK

  • Next Page  1  |  2


    - Advertisement -

    View Ratings | Rate It
    John is the Executive Director of VotersUnite.Org

    Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

    Go To Commenting

    The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

    Writers Guidelines

    Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
    - Advertisement -

    Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

    'Daily Voting News' For December 10, 2006

    'Daily Voting News' For April 27, 2007

    ES&S Pouts, Stamps Foot, Complies Anyway, After Minor Spanking by the EAC