Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend

Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites (# of views)   No comments
General News

'Daily Voting News' For July 16, 2008

By       Message JGideon     Permalink
      (Page 1 of 1 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; , Add Tags Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of Yesterday another bill went to the floor of the House of Representatives and, like the last time, failed to get enough votes. It is time that the national organizations and their supporters change their strategies to a state-by-state strategy. We are NOT going to get any legislation through congress this year, and very possibly not next year. We can make a difference at the state level though. While many have concentrated on spending their time and money in Washington DC lobbying for the various bills that have come up; activists in Tennessee, New York, New Mexico, Florida, and other states and many counties have been successful in new laws being passed and DREs being replaced. Rather than spend the time and money in Washington DC, we need to spend it in Harrisburg Pennsylvania, Annapolis Maryland, and Atlanta Georgia....
  • National: Editorial - Check That Vote LINK
  • National: House GOPers Defeat Back-up Paper Ballot Bill LINK
  • AL: Autauga County - Thieves take copper wire, but voting goes on LINK
  • AL: Selma - Validity of upcoming election challenged LINK
  • AZ: Yavapai County - County employees to help during elections LINK
  • CO: Denver - It's Back To Paper Ballots, Precincts For This Year's Elections Denver Pulls Plug On Electronic Voting Machines LINK
  • CT: OK voter drives at VA facilities LINK
  • FL: The "He Did It / She Did It" Business Model for Elections LINK
  • GA: Primary Runoffs Come At A Premium Price All polling centers in the state must be open during primary runoffs, and that will take a lot of money LINK
  • IA: Creating Credibility: 8 Years Later, There's Still No Consensus on Ensuring Integrity in Elections LINK
  • IA: Webster County auditor: Election changes coming LINK
  • NH: Be wary of holes in the polls A frightening look back at the New Hampshire primary earlier this year... LINK
  • NY: Eyes Wide Open: The Real Situation in New York LINK
  • OH: Cuyahoga County - Ohio county fires back at voting machine company LINK
  • PA: Center County - Having paper trail to cost county Leased machines would result in $1.8 million bill 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**


    - Advertisement -

    View Ratings | Rate It
    John is the Executive Director of VotersUnite.Org

    Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

    Go To Commenting
    /* The Petition Site */
    The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

    Writers Guidelines

    Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles

    Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

    'Daily Voting News' For December 10, 2006

    'Daily Voting News' For April 27, 2007

    ES&S Pouts, Stamps Foot, Complies Anyway, After Minor Spanking by the EAC

    'Daily Voting News' For November 03, 2007