Daily Voting News For November 27, 2006

Published: Tue 28 Nov 2006 05:09 PM
Daily Voting News For November 27, 2006
Guest Blogged by John Gideon of
"The Commission will receive presentations on public comments received for the DRAFT Procedural Manual for Voting System Testing and Certification Program and the proposed final document will be considered for approval. The Commission will receive presentations from election officials, community interest groups, academicians and technology experts regarding the 2006 election. The Commission will elect officers for 2007 and consider other administrative matters." Notice of a Public Hearing of the Election Assistance Commission. The meeting, on Dec. 7 in Washington DC. That's Pearl Harbor Day. Let's hope the EAC doesn't do more to torpedo our election process....
National: Blind Finally Vote Privately LINK
National: Editorial - An unfinished agenda for smooth elections LINK
Arkansas: Cleburne County - Vote machine problems reported LINK
Arkansas: St. Francis County - Run-offs set Tuesday in three races LINK
California: Editorial - Now’s the time to fix electronic voting LINK
Florida: Editorial - Another Florida fiasco? LINK
Florida: Columnist - Florida (And Who Else?) Botches Another Election: Ann Woolner LINK
Florida: Charlotte County - Elections chief doubts 'undervote' claim LINK
Florida: Palm Beach County – Editorial - End the judicial politics LINK
Florida: FL-13 – Opinion - Jennings defends vote-machine challenge LINK
Florida: Sarasota County - County to weigh purchase of voting machines LINK
Florida: Sarasota County - Vote machine audit to begin LINK
Florida: Sarasota County – Columnist - Contest to get voters fired up LINK
Florida: Sarasota County - Candidates already thinking ahead LINK
Georgia: 2006 Election Candidates Join E-Voting Rights Suit LINK
Michigan: Washtenaw County - Elections panel denies request to recount some votes LINK
North Carolina: NC-8 - Kissell campaign presses for manual recount, expected by Thursday LINK
New York: What We Don't Need: Touch Screen Voting LINK
Ohio: OH-15 - Pryce declared winner by 1,054-vote margin LINK
Pennsylvania: Pa. lacks paper backup to voting electronically LINK
South Carolina: Kershaw County - Voters returning to polls for county races LINK
**"Daily Voting News" is meant as a comprehensive listing of reports each day concerning issues related to election and voting news around the country regardless of quality or political slant. Therefore, items listed in "Daily Voting News" may not reflect the opinions of VotersUnite.Org or Scoop.**
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