Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org
The EAC was established by HAVA to oversee the implementation of HAVA. Their oversight has been minimal and irresponsible. Instead of providing the informed leadership and guidance the states needed as they purchased and deployed new voting systems, the Commissioners have deferred to the wishes of vendors, propagated preconceived notions of election officials, and acceded to popularly-disseminated misinformation. They have failed to accomplish the goals in their mission statement. It would be very unwise to assign them any new important duties until they begin to fulfill those already assigned to them. ...
NAtional: EAC Has Failed To Meet Its Own Mission Statement LINK
NAtional: Editorial - The Road to Reliable Elections LINK
NAtional: Panel Shifts Direction On E-voting Audit Trail
Federal board OKs plan requiring that new machines create vote records LINK
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