By John Gideon on 8/4/2006, 5:00pm PT  

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

Carteret County, North Carolina is selling their old Unilect Patriot voting machines back to the vendor for $3000 total for over 200 machines. / Tennessee counties faced an overly long ballot of up to 21 screens and a projected large turnout of voters yet many polling places had as few as two DREs resulting in two hour waits to vote. / Next Tuesday is Primary Election Day in Colorado, Connecticut, Michigan and Missouri. / Pima Co. Arizona Board of Supervisors voted 3 to 1 to use Diebold TSx machines for accessibility along with a 100% hand count audit of the vvpat / It looks like Williamson Co., Tennessee may have gotten bit by the ES&S Ballot Programming bug where votes swapped between candidates....

  • AL: Barbour County - Reimbursement iffy for voting machines LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - County Supervisors OK Use Of Diebold Touch Screen Voting Machines LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - Diebold voting machines subject of Friday morning supervisors meeting LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - County supervisors authorize touch-screen voting machines for disabled (Diebold) LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - Supervisors approve use of Diebold touch-screen machines LINK
  • CA: New Voters With Disabilities Suit in California LINK
  • CA: Mendocino County - Elections office clarifying changes LINK
  • CA: San Diego County - E-voting security under fire in San Diego lawsuit LINK
  • CO: Boulder County - Electronic election LINK
  • CO: Prowers County - County Clerk clarifies LINK
  • CT: News and notes from the campaign trail (Diebold Op-scan and IVS for accessibility) LINK
  • FL: Miami-Dade County - Officials: Technology Will Make Early Voting Faster, More Accurate LINK
  • FL: Volusia County - Secure ballots fuel races LINK
  • KS: Butler County - Voters ask for more privacy - New voting machines get favorable grade after primary election LINK
  • ME: Disabled voters get new help (IVS Vote-By-Phone) LINK
  • MI: Voting machines bring mixed reviews LINK
  • MI: Chippewa County - New auto-mark voting machines set for primary LINK
  • MI: Detroit - Detroit announces new election policies LINK
  • MI: Detroit - New voting system won't be glitch-free (ES&S) LINK
  • MI: Midland County - Some upset by non-voter letter LINK
  • MO: Suit Seeks to Block Mo. Voter ID Law LINK
  • MO: Kansas City and Jackson County - Step right up to your new voting future (Jackson County – InkaVote; Kansas City – Diebold OpScan and TSx for accessibility) LINK
  • NC: Carteret County - UniLect to buy voting system LINK
  • OH: Activists: Advisory proves Blackwell suppressing vote LINK
  • OH: Court affirms Blackwell owes $65,000 in legal fees LINK
  • OH: Franklin County - County won't hang curtains around voting machines LINK
  • TN: Long ballot and longer lines frustrate voters LINK
  • TN: Rutherford County - Long waits for Rutherford voters. County stops giving out paper ballots (MicroVote) LINK
  • TN: Rutherford County - Long lines causing delay at polls (2.5 hour wait – two machines) LINK
  • TN: Sullivan County - Long ballots, long lines ... late results LINK
  • TN: Williamson County - Glitches may result in changes to original election results (ES&S) LINK
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