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'Daily Voting News' For February 24, 2009

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Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org EAC Commissioner Rosemary Rodriguez has tendered her resignation and will return to Colorado to be the State Director for Senator Michael Bennet. Commissioner Rodriguez joins ex-Commissioners Soaries and Martinez who resigned before their term was up and not, like ex-Commissioner Hunter, to take another job in DC.

Lawmakers in New Jersey have taken the state backwards as the State Senate agreed with the House that the state should scrap plans to provide any verifiability in their elections. A requirement signed into law a few years ago should have required a vvpat on all of the state's DREs over a year ago. Instead the deadline has been a moving target and will now, with signature of the Governor, go away. ...

  • National: [EAC] Commissioner Rodriguez Resigns Transparency and Voter Access Hallmarks of her Tenure LINK
  • National: E-voting security fixes will get us nowhere without stats LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - Records from 2006 RTA election will go to attorney general LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - Election Integrity Tucson: strange day at the courthouse LINK
  • DE: State launches electronic voter registration LINK
  • FL: Browning wants to beef up overseas voting via e-mail LINK
  • GA: Election fraud focus of bill LINK
  • IN: Delaware County - Dems, GOP debate early voting models Satellite clerk's offices that supplement precinct polling sites don't appear to have bi-partisan support. LINK
  • MI: Bill could repeal law requiring voter card, license to match LINK
  • MI: Opinion - Never turn away a voter Reforms can increase participation with fewer problems LINK
  • MN: Senate recount trial: More absentee ballots ruled in and out LINK
  • MN: Still unanswered: How many tossed votes will be tallied? Coleman plans to wrap up this week - then it's Franken's turn LINK
  • MN: Coleman nears end of case LINK
  • MN: Senate race trial: Franken lawyer's 'Perry Mason' moment hurts Coleman claim on absentee ballots LINK
  • MN: Recount trial: Franken team tries to shrink Coleman's ballot pool LINK
  • MN: Update on Coleman-Franken trial: Franken lawyer mows down potential Coleman ballots, but Coleman side says it proves their point LINK
  • NJ: Senate OKs indefinite delay on paper trails for voting machines LINK
  • NJ: Lawmakers vote to shelve ballot printer plan LINK
  • NJ: New Jersey Delays Installation of Printers for Voting Machines LINK
  • NY: Paper ballots only for election on Staten Island's North Shore LINK
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