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'Daily Voting News' For December 28, 2007

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Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org Election officials in Colorado and Ohio seem to have a different opinion every day. Now Colorado SOS Coffman wants legislation that will say that federal certification is good enough. He doesn't want the state to do any certification testing of voting systems. Of course, that does nothing for any voting system presently used in the state but it may make a difference sometime next year when there are actually federally certified voting systems. Meanwhile Ohio SOS Brunner has reportedly announced that DREs used in counties other than Cuyahoga are alright and don't have to go away in favor of central-count optical scan. Do either of these people understand what they are doing? It seems not....
  • NAtional: Holt Takes Another Stab at Election Reform Simplified Legislation Offers Money to Jurisdictions Who Wish to Move to Paper Ballots, Optional Audits... LINK
  • NAtional: The Best and Worst of 2007: Voting Rights and Elections -- by Tova Andrea Wang LINK
  • NAtional: Courts reflect partisan split on voter ID laws LINK
  • CA: Election Irregularities Exposed: "UNCOUNTED" West Coast Premiere in Sacramento LINK
  • CA: Napa County shutting down 41 little-used polling places LINK
  • CO: Paper trail in sight for November voting LINK
  • CO: Elections chief shifts stance again LINK
  • CO: Editorial - Look to county clerks to solve state vote problems LINK
  • CO: Coffman: Feds should do majority of vote-machine testing LINK
  • CO: Moffat County - Secretary of state looks at recertification Clerk and recorder: No word from secretary LINK
  • CO: Montrose County - County will conduct '08 election on paper ballots LINK
  • CO: Ouray County - County backs clerks' plan on election snafu LINK
  • FL: State's new voter ID law on hold LINK
  • NY: Complaints from Essex Co. on state voting issues LINK
  • OH: Good luck resolving problems with voting machines LINK
  • OH: Cuyahoga County - Reaction and possible legal action to Cuyahoga County's March election plan LINK
  • OH: Lorain County voting machines can stay LINK
  • PA: Opinion - Voting machines prompt questions LINK
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