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Landmark Election Audit Bill Advances in New Jersey

Find Out What That Means for the Garden State, the Country and What Steps are Next

Special Guests: New Jersey State Senator, Nia Gill and Activist/Lawyer Renee Steinhagen

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OpEd News Publisher, Rob Kall:
Removing the Cobwebs (and Spiders) from Democracy

 
TONIGHT on
Voice of the Voters

Wednesday, December 5 8pm ET 1360 AM and on the Internet

" S.507 is the first legislation to require outcomes of elections, as determined by electronic vote counts, to be confirmed independently of software through the use of statistical methods, up to and including full hand-to-eye counts of voter-verifiable paper records and ballots when necessary." Howard Stanislevic

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NJ Senator Nia Gill and Renee Steinhagen, Executive Director of the NJ Appleseed Public Interest Law Center, will be Mary Ann Gould's special guests on hand to discuss yesterday's advance of landmark election audit legislation in New Jersey.

Find out the details of the legislation and how citizens made a difference in getting this bill out of committee. Hear State Senator Nia Gill and Renee Steinhagen explain the benefits of citizens working with a legislator and how it happened in this case. What made the partnership work? What's next to ensure the passage of the bill and what has to be done to be sure that NJ has elections that are reliable and provable?

In the second half hour, don't miss friend of the show and special guest, Rob Kall. Rob is the candid and always innovative publisher of the internationally popular internet media site, OpEd News (http://opednews.com/). Join Rob and Mary Ann as they discuss ways to remove the cobwebs from American democracy...what are they, who is spinning them, at what cost to US? 

Also, what is happening to our elections? Are the two parties serving the country? What is the traditional media doing (or not doing) to serve the public interest? Can citizens make the changes that are required ... what can we do to turn the country around?

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Voice of the Voters, hosted by Mary Ann Gould, is an hour devoted to voting rights and election reform. Ultimately it is an exploration of Representative Democracy itself and the responsibilities of citizens and their elected representatives. It airs every Wednesday night at 8:00 PM ET on 1360 AM and on the Internet. (http://wnjc.duxpond.com/)

Note: If you use dial up internet, it is best to turn off all other programs in order to receive clearest broadcast.

Listeners can call in questions live at 856-227-1360 and submit questions in advance at the SaveOurVote website.

Voice of the Voters now also available as a podcast at iTunes.com under "Voice of the Voters" in the News & Politics category

Archived shows are available at www.VoiceoftheVoters.Org Click here.

Listener call-in number: 856-227-1360

Voice of the Voters is Heard on

 
 
 
 
1360 AM, Philadelphia's Renaissance Radio, and the Internet (http://wnjc.duxpond.com/ ) Wednesday, December 5 -- 8PM ET or through www.voiceofthevoters.org (archives, podcast; recent shows)

Coalition for Voting Integrity

 

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Joan Brunwasser is a co-founder of Citizens for Election Reform (CER) which since 2005 existed for the sole purpose of raising the public awareness of the critical need for election reform. Our goal: to restore fair, accurate, transparent, secure elections where votes are cast in private and counted in public. Because the problems with electronic (computerized) voting systems include a lack of (more...)
 

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