By John Gideon on 2/8/2006, 5:04pm PT  

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

After yesterday's reports from electionline.org and the large number of articles that were the result, today has been pretty quiet. The big news is the update of an AP article from yesterday that discussed Diebold and possible actions to be taken to save the corporation. The update includes more quotes from their CEO and plainer language regarding the possibility that Diebold will divest themselves of the money losing elections unit. Another blow to Diebold was announced today as the largest county in Washington state announced that they were going to go all vote-by-mail next year, thus not needing all of the Diebold TSx's they would otherwise need to purchase....

  • NAtional: Diebold May Be Getting Out of Election Business, According to Updated AP Story.. LINK
  • NAtional: Diebold chief says fate of e-voting unit under review LINK
  • NAtional: Is Diebold Planning To Get Out of Elections? LINK
  • NAtional: LTTE - Verify balloting with paper backup (HR-550) LINK
  • AZ: Review of District 20 race is welcomed, warranted LINK
  • CA: Riverside County - Sequoia machines win county board's vote (Sequoia Edge) LINK
  • CA: Riverside County - County moves ahead with voting machines (Sequoia Edge) LINK
  • CO: Larimer County - Voting system raises concerns LINK
  • FL: Florida voting still lacking paper trail LINK
  • FL: Florida Grasps At Straws To Prevent Paper Ballots LINK
  • IN: Wayne County - Districts scramble to meet mandates LINK
  • MD: Liberals push to give vote to felons LINK
  • MI: Land's reforms add ease and integrity to voting LINK
  • MN: Voting machine dispute continues LINK
  • NC: Lenoir County - Voting machines chosen at last LINK
  • OH: Clark County - New voting machines debut with few problems LINK
  • OH: Hamilton County - Voters praise new machines (Precinct optical-scan) LINK
  • PA: Another PA municipality adopts resolution for VVPB and 5% Random Audit LINK
  • PA: Schuylkill County - Schuylkill set to buy touch-screen voting machines LINK
  • PA: Somerset County - County will buy voting machines LINK
  • PA: Sullivan County - County chooses touch-screen voting machines (AVS) LINK
  • PA: Westmoreland County - Commonwealth Court hearing arguments in Westmoreland voters suit LINK
  • PA: Westmoreland County - Voting machine arguments continue LINK
  • PA: Wyoming County - Commissioners pick new voting system (ES&S) LINK
  • WA: King County - King County to vote by mail starting in 2007 LINK
  • WI: State missed 2 critical deadlines set in election reform law LINK
  • WV: Ohio County - Commissioners Get Look At Touchscreen Machines LINK
  • INternational: Canada - Cast your ballot on-line LINK
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