By John Gideon on 5/23/2006, 4:55pm PT  

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of and VoteTrustUSA.Org

"We need more audits. We need recounts. Trust no one. If it can't be verified, it can't be used": Ion Sancho. Why is it that newspapers in Virginia talk about their new voting machines and mention they are AccuVote Touch Screens but the papers never utter the name "Diebold"? Official results for Luzerne County Ohio's primary race are down by 10 percent from unofficial count done on election night. This mistake by an ES&S employee's failure to reset a counter to zero has resulted in a change in at least one race. It will also surely result in recounts and/or lawsuits. Poll workers in Arkansas seem to be having some problems getting voters to try the new iVotronics. Up to 75% of the voters have opted to use paper ballots. And, Arkansas SoS Daniels has no stated that he will be talking with ES&S about their failure to support elections in his state. Of course, the DoJ is in Arkansas and one of the things they are surely looking at is that four counties are still using their old lever machines because of ES&S's failures....

  • AR: Train Wreck - Ark. scrambles to get machines ready for Tuesday's primary (ES&S) LINK
  • AR: Train Wreck - Election day begins with minor problems LINK
  • AR: Train Wreck - Election Problems in Crittenden County LINK
  • AR: Train Wreck - Daniels: State Officials will Examine Election Machine Problems LINK
  • IN: Henderson County � Train Wreck - Election night flaw leaves some ballots uncounted (Hart Intercivic) LINK
  • OH: Luzerne County � Train Wreck - Errors discount election more (ES&S) LINK
  • OH: Mahoning County � Train Wreck - Election problems fuel dispute (ES&S) LINK
  • PA: Allegheny County � Train Wreck - Officially, it's still not official (ES&S) LINK
  • NAtional: NEDA:Compendium of Attempts to Dismiss Vote Fraud LINK
  • AR: Jefferson County � Early Voting Comes To An End (Paper ballots) LINK
  • AR: Pulaski County - Federal Government Monitors Pulaski County Elections LINK
  • CA: Internet Ad Seeks Temp Workers to Privately Shuttle Hackable Voting Machines for California's Upcoming Primary Elections LINK
  • CA: Calaveras County - Corrected ballots finding their way to Calaveras mailboxes LINK
  • CA: San Bernardino County � Polls on the Move? LINK
  • CA: San Mateo County - New way disabled can vote (Hart eSlate) LINK
  • FL: Volusia County - Elections chief urges citizens to demand vote accountability LINK
  • NY: Dutchess County - Elections budget shocks GOP LINK
  • UT: Short ballot, demonstrations may ease voting machine fears LINK
  • VA: Stafford County - New voting machines arrive LINK
  • WA: King County - County approves all-mail voting LINK
  • WA: King County - All-mail voting nears approval: King County would become largest single government to adopt system LINK
  • WI: Winnebago County - County sets forum on touch-screen voting (Diebold) LINK
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