One of Four Attorneys
to File a Challenge to
Ohio's 2004 Presidential Election Results
This Week' Special Guest on
"Voice of the Voters!"
LESSONS FROM 2004 FOR 2008
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Congressman Dennis Kucinich, August 8, on "Voice of the Voters!":
Can we ban DREs? That's basically the question that Ohio Congressman Kucinich asked early last month. This week we put that challenge to fellow Ohioan, Bob Fitrakis, professor, author, editor, 2006 Ohio Green Party gubernatorial candidate, and one of four attorneys to file a challenge to Ohio's 2004 presidential election results.
With his broad background and experience in Ohio's 2004 problems, Bob Fitrakis brings a wealth of knowledge of weaknesses facing our election systems and steps we need to take now to better secure 2008.
Also, from John Gideon, Executive Director of Voters Unite, we'll be getting an update on this week's top voting stories plus discuss the status of "Microsoft 811!" .
....a bill that protects the interests of software corporations over the rights of citizens. In fact the Holt bill is NOT the Holt bill anymore! It has become 'Microsoft 811'!
Mr. Holt: "The bill has been changed since I introduced it. It's no longer my bill -- well, it's still my bill but it's been marked up in committee."
"Unfortunately, the committee that made this change heard from Microsoft. They heard that Voice. The point is Microsoft did lobby strongly. It wasn't just Microsoft. It was everybody who-Audience question: "Diebold?"
"No, it was software -- the software industry."
Voice of the Voters, an hour devoted to voting rights and election reform, is the foremost voting rights radio show in the country . It is hosted every week by Mary Ann Gould and is ultimately 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. (