By John Gideon on 12/12/2005, 8:12pm PT  

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org

The big news for today is the surprise resignation of Wally O'Dell as chairman and CEO of Diebold. It is apparent from the Diebold press release and from MSM news articles that the resignation was not on friendly terms and that Wally may have been forced out. The news from Ohio is grim. The state senate is sure to pass HB-3 which will strip much of the voting rights from citizens of the state....

  • NAtional: 5 US Senators, 13 House Reps Call for Probe of Dept. Of Justice. Staff Attorneys Said to be Silenced in Voting Rights Cases LINK
  • NAtional: Diebold Announces Management Changes – Wally O'Dell resigns LINK
  • NAtional: Diebold chief resigns LINK
  • NAtional: A Conversation With Mark Crispin Miller LINK
  • CA: The work of the secretary of state LINK
  • CA: San Joaquin County - S.J. voting machines' fate up in air LINK
  • CT: LTTE - New Voting Machines An Improvement? LINK
  • FL: Volusia County - Touchy voting issue returns LINK
  • FL: Sue Cobb's partisan cloud LINK
  • GA: Lawmakers to debate 'fixing' voter ID legislation LINK
  • IL: Illinois residents able to cast ballots early LINK
  • IN: Vanderburgh County - Measure halts voting changes LINK
  • IN: Perry County - Voting-machine company rep says system safe (MicroVote) LINK
  • KY&IN: Election changes falling into place LINK
  • KY: 'Others' may find it easier to vote in coming primary LINK
  • LA: Blanco postpones New Orleans elections LINK
  • MN: Blue Earth County - New ballot counters in place for election LINK
  • NC: Onslow County - Officials to get look at voting machines LINK
  • NY: Monroe County - State to hold hearing here on voting-machine rules LINK
  • NY: Madison County - Supervisors reject voting machine forum LINK
  • OH: GOP takes up cause of election reform LINK
  • OH: PERSPECTIVE: Only certainty under voter ID is longer lines, more confusion LINK
  • OH: GOP bill changes how we vote LINK
  • OH: Press Release from CASE - OH Sen. Rules Cmtte. Approves Anti-Democratic Bill LINK
  • OH: Touch-screen voting machines get complaints on privacy LINK
  • PA: Centre County - County balks at buying new voting system LINK
  • PA: Chester County - County task force made right call on voting machines (ES&S iVotronic) LINK
  • PA- Chester County - Task force recommends electronic voting system LINK
  • TX: Top court to review Texas redistricting plan LINK
  • WA: Many ballots are redone before they're counted LINK
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