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  • Light turnout marks first countywide use of optical scanners

     
    A few paper jams with some optical scan voting equipment slowed voting at some polling stations in Palm Beach County this morning but elections officials are reporting no major difficulties and light turnout. The scanning machines that had problems were.....
  • SC Dem protests Greene primary win

     
    by Kathleen Hennessey In South Carolina, the election drama rolls on. In the wake of his loss to a first-time candidate who is charged with a felony sex crime, Democratic Senate hopeful Vic Rawl has filed a protest against last......
  • Touch-screen voting machine issues pop up in Nevada to the benefit of Reid (and Angle)

     
    Electronic voting machines are being blamed for anxiety in Nevada as several early voters are complaining that when they began to cast their ballot Majority Leader Harry Reid's name was already selected. Boulder City resident Joyce Ferrara, who wanted to....
  • Some states face preparation challenges

     
    by Laura Olson Are states ready for the long lines and vote counting that will come along with an energized electorate this November? Researchers at Common Cause, a non-partisan group advocating election reform and accountability, released a report...
  • Nassau election agency defies rain, sleet, sewage...

     
    Nassau???s elections went into the toilet last week, but politics had nothing to do with it. Whenever toilets were flushed Wednesday and Thursday at the County-owned building at 400 County Seat Drive, raw sewage flooded the basement where the Nassau???s.....
  • Lawyer says Palm Beach County voting machines need repair

     
    Attorney Gerald Richman said today that Wednesday night???s recount of 262 ballots of the Aug. 26 election proves what he???s been arguing for days: Palm Beach County needs a quick fix of vote-counting equipment before the Nov. 4 election.......
  • Election-Day voter logjams feared

     
    by Frank James The closer we get to Election Day, the greater the concerns about whether polling places will be able to handle the expected crush of voters in next week's historic presidential election. Democrats appear much more concerned about......
  • Bill Dwyre: Early reports predict knockout win for Manny Pacquiao in Philippines congressional election

     
    Reporting from General Santos City, Philippines -- The polls close in 30 minutes and the congressional candidate is getting a rubdown on the couch. This is Election Day in the Philippines and there are several ways to describe what goes......
  • Hacking It

    Avi Rubin is known for annoying large companies and important people. Two years ago, the Johns Hopkins University professor first alerted the country to troubling vulnerabilities in electronic voting, much to the consternation of election officials and...
  • Face to Face: A Conversation with Brenda Snipes

    Face to Face: A Conversation with Brenda Snipes
    Broward's elections chief forecasts upcoming vote and assesses how well those votes will be count. Q. Dr. Snipes, there were some relatively minor problems in the recent primary election, but they raised anxiety levels about the general election on Nov....
  • Some had 1 from 'column A,' 1 from 'column B'

    Everyone thought Monica was Bill Clinton's problem. But she might have cost Al Gore the presidency instead. Monica Moorehead -- an obscure socialist running as the Workers World Party candidate -- nullified precious votes for Gore because of a...