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CVI Filibuster to Save the Vote to continue for next two weeks

By Robin Stelly, Coalition for Voting Integrity  Posted by Joan Brunwasser (about the submitter)       (Page 1 of 1 pages)   No comments
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Coalition for Voting Integrity Announces People's Filibuster to Save the Vote

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Doylestown - The People's Filibuster to Save the Vote continued Tuesday, with a constant presence outside the County Courthouse from 9:00am to 5:00pm.

As on Monday, members of the Coalition for Voting Integrity and other concerned citizens gathered outside the Doylestown Courthouse holding signs that said "Honk for Paper Ballots" and "Call Your Commissioners".

Tom Ulrich, lead organizer of the filibuster and member of the Coaltion of Voting Integrity, announced on Tuesday that CVI members and other concerned citizens will continue the public action every weekday for the next two weeks from noon to 1:00 pm beginning Wednesday afternoon.
CVI will also rally Wednesday morning from 9:00 am to 10:00am in the hour leading up to the Commissioners' meeting. The point of the three-day filibuster event is to remind the Commissioners of their responsibility to the voters of Bucks County, who deserve an accurate, verifiable and cost-effective voting system, which will provide a voter-verified paper ballot.

The public is encouraged to attend on Wednesday and every day of the filibuster over the next two weeks. Citizens will be invited to speak. Coalition members will be available at various times throughout the demonstration to answer questions about the issue of voter-verified paper ballots, voting machine options and the lawsuit brought by CVI against the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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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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