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'Daily Voting News' For October 3, 2006

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Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org and VoteTrustUSA.Org

Early voting for the Nov. general election has started in Ohio. / Winnebago Co. Wisconsin is threatening to withhold payment for their Diebold voting machines because the company failed to meet promises. / Voter turnout was higher than expected in Snohomish Co. and Kitsap Co. Washington. This was the first use of all vote-by-mail by Snohomish and the second even year VBM election for Kitsap. / Michael Shamos appeared on CNBC with Warren Stewart of VoteTrustUSA last night. Shamos again threw up the tired red-herring that there's never been a verified instance of voting machine tampering. Correctly Stewart pointed out that the recent Princeton test proved that tampering can be done without anyone ever knowing about it. It's time for Shamos to find another diversion. ...

  • NAtional: Media Briefing on New Voter Suppression Strategies in the 2006 Elections
    Brennan Center Report Suggests Disenfranchisement in Battleground States, House Districts LINK


  • NAtional: Is Diebold Really OK In Pennsylvania (And The Rest Of the Country)? LINK


  • NAtional: Notes from the WeCount2006 Voting Integrity Conference LINK


  • NAtional: A Dozen Random Reasons for HCPBs LINK


  • NAtional: Recipe for a Cooked Election LINK


  • NAtional: Could Crypto Resolve the Voting Machine Controversy? LINK
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  • AR: Benton County - Election commissioners training on new machines LINK


  • CA: Is Your Vote Safe? Politicians, activists, and people with disabilities debate the security of electronic voting LINK


  • CA: Sonoma County Sonoma Supes OK Raises for Poll Workers LINK


  • CO: Opinion - One person, one vote LINK


  • IL: State Commission Cites DuPage County Board of Elections for Destruction of Records LINK
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  • IN: Contract awarded by Rokita questioned. Foe: Bids should have been sought LINK


  • IN: Delaware County - Straight-party voting passes electronic test LINK


  • IN: Wayne County - Voting shift ahead. Pilot program in Tippecanoe and Wayne County, too LINK


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