By John Gideon on 7/19/2007, 8:00pm PT  

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of

Yesterday the key word was “decision.” Today I will continue with that word. Has a "decision" been made with respect to HR-811? Only time will tell. Information is the grist that is fed into the mill to become a "decision." New York now has more information on the vendors so they can make a "decision" on their voting system selection. Another Pennsylvania county has to decide how they are going to pay for a maintenance contract for the ES&S voting machines. Maybe it’s time the counties decide it’s time to kick ES&S out of the state. Oklahoma did it years ago and, you know, there is very little news about voting machine failures in Oklahoma reported in DVN....

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  • HI: Editorial - State cutting it close with new voting system LINK
  • MI: Michigan Supreme Court Upholds Photo ID Law LINK
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