Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org
Some county election officials in Ohio are pushing to continue using only central-count optical scan. The ACLU withdrew a suit against Cuyahoga Co because the county promised to go to precinct-count optical scan. Now the county wants to renege on that deal.
It appears that Tennessee will join the paper-age. Newly passed legislation requires all voting machines to be paper based, i.e. optical scan, beginning in 2010.
The Missouri legislature was unable to pass any Voter ID legislation today, the end of their legislative session....
NAtional: Election Fraud, not Voter Fraud, is a National Security Threat LINK
NAtional: The Dubious Integrity of Alice P. Miller and the Elections Assistance Commission LINK
NAtional: The State of the Vote LINK
CA: Los Angeles County - LA Officials Announce Changes To Facilitate Voting LINK
FL: Sarasota County - When can we have too much voting integrity? LINK
FL: Volusia County - Volusia supervisor tests revamped voting equipment LINK
IN: Allen County - Board approves 36% of provisional ballots LINK
KY: Kentucky - "Serious Poll Worker Shortage" LINK
KY: Logan County - Logan to use new voting machines in upcoming election LINK
MO: Press Release - Proposed Photo ID Legislation Failed LINK
NJ: Judge to rule on tests for e-voting machines LINK
OH: Opinion - Costs of voting have to be considered LINK
OH: Cuyahoga County - Election Machines Debated Again LINK
TN: Paper voting record required by 2010 LINK
TN: State Senate Approves Paper-Trail Voting Machines Requirement LINK
WV: Mercer County - Counting confusion... Tech, poll errors snarl LINK
Canada: Recount process stalled
Election Defeated incumbent expected to advise election officials of his intentions next week LINK
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