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Mon Oct 1, 2012, 02:20 PM

25. Again, if the boss wanted it, they would make the change.

 

Everybody up to state Congresses may want the paper trail, but unless these Congresses vote for the funding to retrofit or replace the existing machines, it just won't happen. Even if the federal government were to provide the funding, they wouldn't be able to force states to use it. Piece of Shit, Rick Scott, is a good example of a Governor turning down federal funds to make an ideological point, regardless of its futility and affect on citizens who aren't millionaires. Electronic voting must be defeated state by state if not county by county.

If we want meaningful change, people have to get involved in Congressional races and vote in every election, not just Presidential ones, and force lawmakers to make laws for us, the people they are supposed to represent. This is frustrating and somewhat boring to most people, but it's the only real answer and it is not short term.

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