By John Gideon on 8/9/2006, 5:08pm PT  

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

Fraus omnia vitiate, “Fraud vitiates everything” and when it may apply to Diebold it means a lot such as Diebold machines have no valid federal certification. / Diebold has announced that the Securities and Exchange Commission is now involved in a formal investigation into some of the corporation's practices. / Michigan reports that voting machines purchased for voters with disabilities are seeing little use across the state. / Election procedure questions in Tennessee? Don't call the state; call the vendor. ...

  • NAtional: Raphael Bear's Testimony On HR 5913 LINK
  • NAtional: Fraud Vitiates Everything it Touches: Why Diebold DRE’s Have No Valid NASED Numbers LINK
  • NAtional: Scratch-and-Vote System Could Help Eliminate Election Fraud LINK
  • NAtional: SEC changes Diebold accounting probe to formal LINK
  • NAtional: Debate over e-voting is still plaguing elections LINK
  • AL: Alabama Congressman Challenges Department of Justice Decision LINK
  • CA: Vote-PAD Defends Itself In Public Hearing In California LINK
  • CA: CA Elections Staff Advises Against Non-electronic Voting Alternative for Disabled (Vote-PAD) LINK
  • CA: Butte County - Official urges county to seek reimbursement for election cost LINK
  • CA: Humboldt County - County’s new voting machines may be flawed LINK
  • CA: San Mateo County - County unveils new voting machines LINK
  • CA: San Mateo County - County poised to approve e-voting LINK
  • CA: San Mateo County - New machines may have heads spinning LINK
  • CO: No big glitches at new voting centers LINK
  • CO: Denver - New machines puzzle voters, officials LINK
  • CO: Denver - New Electronic Voting Machines Cause Minor Glitches. Some Voters Told To Come Back Later LINK
  • CO: Pueblo County - Sleepless in uncertainty. Candidates for clerk job within 7 votes at night's end LINK
  • FL: Volusia County - Volusia delays bilingual ballots. The elections chief says she ran out of time because of touch-screen voting. LINK
  • GA: McKinney alleges voting irregularities LINK
  • GA: DeKalb County - Vote Count in DeKalb Delayed LINK
  • MI: Michigan reports overall success with new voting machines LINK
  • MI: Vote counting slow in Troy, Wixom LINK
  • MI: New Voting Machine for Visually Impaired Virtually Unused LINK
  • MI: Berrien County - Problems at the polls LINK
  • MO: Harvey Friedman: My Day At The Poll. Brad's Dad Pulled A Few Chains Today — And His Son Will Be Very Proud! LINK
  • MO: New voting equipment generally OK, yet some results delayed LINK
  • MO: Kansas City - Last-minute glitches slow returns LINK
  • MO: St. Louis County - St. Louis County praises performance of touch-screens LINK
  • NC: Date set for new primary election LINK
  • NY: Otsego County - Voters who have disabilities have a Friday deadline to notify Otsego County LINK
  • NY: Tompkins County - The Election Apparatus LINK
  • OH: Special elections first test for state's voter ID law LINK
  • OH: Cuyahoga County - No serious problems in first election requiring ID LINK
  • OH: Mahoning County - Board asks for $192,000 to buy carts LINK
  • PA: Luzerne County - Green Party will challenge newest petition Wilkes-Barre resident wants ballot question to eliminate districts LINK
  • TN: Problems with MicroVote Prompt Candidates To Call For A Revote LINK
  • TN: Cheatham County - Miscommunication blamed for election delays LINK
  • TN: Rhea County - Election problems were minor, solvable LINK
  • TX: Woman is sentenced in voting-fraud case. Penalty: $750 fine, two years probation, campaigning limits LINK
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