By John Gideon on 1/13/2006, 5:15pm PT  

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org and VoteTrustUSA.Org

In Arizona there has been a quiet (media nearly silent) battle about the Precinct 20 vote in last November's election. There may have been election fraud, machine mistakes, procedure mistakes, or no problems at all. Doug Jones, UofIowa, was asked by a state senator and a local newspaper to look at everything that he could look at and then report back. His report is an amazing read. In New Mexico Governor Richardson and the SoS are now fully in favor of a vvpat. It's amazing what a lawsuit can do to frame your thinking. And in Florida, ES&S has turned on Leon County and refuses to sell their equipment to the county. Those of you who have responded to the Action Alert from VoteTrustUSA have sent 15,372 emails to the EAC along with 1890 letters demanding the ITA be made to do their job....

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  • NAtional: Pacific Research Institute Carries Fresh Water for the Electronic Voting Machine Industry and Takes on California's Debra Bowen in the Bargain LINK
  • NAtional: Rep. Bob Ney Likely to Relinquish Chairmanship: An Opportunity For Election Reform? LINK
  • AR: Clark County - Electronic voting machines coming to local precincts LINK
  • AR: Crittenden County - Commission opts for electronic voting LINK
  • AR: Poinsett County - Quorum Court allots funds for voting machines LINK
  • AZ: Voting expert says ballots from primary should be examined (Doug Jones) LINK
  • AZ: Arizona Awards Contract for Statewide Voter Registration Management System LINK
  • CA: Secretary of State to visit to North Coast LINK
  • CA: Riverside County - County E-voting will create paper trail LINK
  • CA: San Bernardino County - Another paper trail LINK
  • CA: San Mateo County – Supes to vote on vote-by-mail LINK
  • CA: Solano County - County considers mail-only election LINK
  • CA: Solano County - Mail-only voting a possibility LINK
  • CT: Supposed state requirement for voting machines never existed in law LINK
  • FL: Leon County - ES&S Betrays Agreement with Ion Sancho LINK
  • GA: Barrow County - Barrow County to participate in project to speed up voting LINK
  • IN: Vanderburgh County - County to reallocate voting machines LINK
  • MS: Clark unveils funding proposal for new voting machines LINK
  • NC: Jones County - Board of elections holds public forum LINK
  • NC: Lenoir County - Voting machines featured at forum LINK
  • NC: Northampton County - Residents pleased with voting machine (AutoMark) LINK
  • NM: Plaintiffs Applaud Governor's Decision LINK
  • NM: PACE New Mexico and others join Voting lawsuit LINK
  • NM: Guv proposes paper ballots LINK
  • NM: Paper ballots back on track LINK
  • NY: Feds warn state over vote systems LINK
  • NY: Cahill is critical of New York's lag in poll site access LINK
  • NY: State should seek HAVA waiver LINK
  • NY: Putnam hearing focuses on future of voting LINK
  • PA: Bradford County - Voting systems demonstrated to Bradford County officials LINK
  • PA: Bradford County - Voting machines demonstrated for Bradford County officials LINK
  • TX: Fort Bend County - Lack Of E-Voting Machines Stirs Debate Over Joint Primaries LINK
  • WV: Kanawha County - Bill would let county count at precincts LINK
  • Dominican Republic - Present pros and cons of the electronic voting in DR LINK
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