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'Daily Voting News' For July 10, 2008

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Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org Today Senator Akaka (D-HI) called on the federal Department of Veteran's Affairs to lift their ban on voter registration drives on Veteran's Administration property. He pointed out that the VA's policy is unnecessary and insulting to veterans who have made enormous sacrifices for our country. He was joined by Sen.s Kerry and Feinstein. Also late today Connecticut Secretary of State Bysiewicz and Washington Secretary of State Reed joined in a bi-partisan campaign to overturn the VA ban, along with the Secretaries of State from Ohio, Montana, Vermont, Rhode Island, Minnesota, Kansas, New Hampshire, and Maine, to the DVA. ...
  • NAtional: Top Senator Attacks VA for Banning Voter Registration Drives LINK
  • NAtional: Akaka calls on VA to lift ban on voter registration drives LINK
  • NAtional: A Citizen's Audit Of An American Election LINK
  • NAtional: Computer Voting Machine Security -- Prove It LINK
  • NAtional: Volunteer Poll Workers Help Ensure Integrity of U.S. Elections LINK
  • AL: Officials Investigate 3 Alabama Counties in Voter Fraud Accusations LINK
  • AZ: Pima County, AZ, Transportation Election Was Rigged, According to Affidavit from County Employee LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - Digital vote critics seek probe of whether RTA election rigged LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - RTA vote questioned by Democrats LINK
  • FL: Collier County - Columnist - Count one vote against new system LINK
  • FL: Sarasota County - Defending free elections Sarasota group battling state over accuracy of electronic voting LINK
  • GA: Handel: Too late to halt voter ID for July primary LINK
  • NJ: Gloucester County - Controversial election job created LINK
  • NM: Candidate wants answers about missing NM ballots LINK
  • OH: Ohio mulls ban on voting machine 'sleepovers' LINK
  • TX: Appeals court hears Texas electronic voting case LINK
  • TX: 5th Circuit Hears Arguments in Important Voting Rights Case LINK
  • TX: Democratic Party files appeal over eSlate voting equipment LINK
  • TX: Human error or faulty technology? Review screen prompts missed votes on eSlate LINK
  • TX: No eSlate problems in Taylor County, officials say LINK
  • WA: Opinion - Parties should back off threats to void election LINK
  • WA: Editorial - Parties should accept primary system that voters clearly prefer LINK
  • France: French latest to realize the perils of e-voting LINK
  • **"Daily Voting News" is meant as a comprehensive listing of reports each day concerning issues related to election and voting news around the country regardless of quality or political slant. Therefore, items listed in "Daily Voting News" may not reflect the opinions of VotersUnite.Org or OpEdNews.Com**
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