By John Gideon on 5/10/2006, 5:00pm PT  

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

Today a report from West Virginia with the headline "Voters trust touch screens" begins with a paragraph or two about comments from voters in Morgantown; all complimentary, according to the author, of the iVotronic machines those voters used. The article then proceeds to three paragraphs describing how a 'glitch' kept any vote count being taken off of the PEBs in Taylor County. Also from West Virginia is the news that SoS Betty Ireland has filed a formal complaint against ES&S with the EAC. Essex County New York announced that they would be using lever machines for all elections this year. The Diebold security vulnerability was written about by Ian Hoffman and a lawsuit in Arizona against Diebold and Sequoia was announced. ...

  • NAtional: Train Wreck - Voting glitch said to be 'dangerous' (Diebold) LINK
  • AR: Train Wreck - Voting in retro fashion LINK
  • AR: Train Wreck - Early voting continues on paper ballots (ES&S) LINK
  • OH: Cuyahoga County - Opinion � Train Wreck - Primary post-mortem (ES&S) LINK
  • OH: Summit County � Train Wreck - Postage error keeps votes out of count. 83 absentee ballots held at post office past date LINK
  • VA: Accomack County � Train Wreck � LTTE - Disappointed in voting options for the blind (AVS WINvote) LINK
  • WV: Train Wreck - Ireland Files Complaint Over Voting Machines LINK
  • WV: Train Wreck - Several Counties Have Vote Counting Problems (ES&S) LINK
  • WV: Editorial � Train Wreck - Penalize Company For Election Woes LINK
  • WV: Train Wreck - Voters trust touch screens (ES&S) LINK
  • WV: Train Wreck - Primary election results from selected counties (ES&S) LINK
  • WV: Train Wreck - Frustration accompanies machines' debut (ES&S) LINK
  • WV: Berkeley County � Train Wreck - Berkeley vote tally hits snag LINK
  • WV: Mercer County � Train Wreck - Paper slows Mercer polls (ES&S) LINK
  • WV: Ohio County � Train Wreck - Few Problems at Ohio County Polls (ES&S) LINK
  • WV: Putnam County � Train Wreck - Putnam library levy appears likely to fail (ES&S Op-scan failure) LINK
  • WV: Putnam County � Train Wreck - Putnam Election Problems. Glitch in new scanning machine slows process LINK
  • WV: Wayne County � Train Wreck - New voting machines blamed for slowness of Wayne's returns (ES&S) LINK
  • NAtional: Diebold investigated for manipulating data (and these aren't even election related) LINK
  • NAtional: SEC probing how voting-machine maker Diebold reports revenue LINK
  • AR: Pulaski County - Machines to undergo testing for primaries LINK
  • AZ: Voting machine tryout fails to quiet critics of Diebold LINK
  • AZ: Press Release - Arizona Voters File for Preliminary Injunction to Halt Purchase and Use of Diebold and Sequoia Electronic Voting Systems LINK
  • AZ: Lawsuit targets voting machines (Diebold and Sequoia) LINK
  • AZ: Lawsuit Filed Against AZ Sec. of State to Halt Use, Purchase of Diebold, Sequoia Touch-Screen Systems in State! LINK
  • AZ: Columnist - Don't reward people too lazy to vote LINK
  • AZ: Lawsuit questions legality of ID rules for elections LINK
  • CA: Diebold Reveals New 'Security Vulnerability' With It's Touchscreen Voting Machines LINK
  • CO: Boulder County - County leases voting machines (Hart eSlate) LINK
  • MI: Editorial - Special machines will aid voters with disabilities LINK
  • NC: Craven and Pamlico Counties - No major changes are reported in vote tally LINK
  • NC: Durham - Primary elections certified; Sandy Ogburn calls for House runoff LINK
  • NY: Essex County - No new voting machines this year LINK
  • PA: Voting machines to debut Tuesday LINK
  • PA: Allegheny County - Voting machine takes licking, keeps ticking (ES&S) LINK
  • PA: Chester County - Chesco to debut 2 voting machines for primary (ES&S) LINK
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