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tiptoe Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-25-08 06:33 PM
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8. Here's what GOP election fraud beneficiaries do to sabotage Elec Reform by Dem Rush Holt of NJ:

GOP objects to bill allowing recounts

By BEN ADLER | 4/25/08 4:50 AM EST Updated: 4/25/08 12:26 PM EST

Voting rights activists who hoped the federal government would help local governments pay for paper trails and audits for electronic voting machines have gone from elation to frustration as they watched Republicans who supported such a proposal in committee vote against bringing it to the House floor.

The result: The elections in November will likely be marred by the same accusations of fraud and error involving voting machines that arose in the aftermath of the 2004 presidential race.

When New Jersey Democratic Rep. Rush Holts Emergency Assistance for Secure Elections Act came up for a vote in the House Administration Committee on April 2, the Republicans on the committee gave it their unanimous support. But two weeks later, those same Republican members voted against moving the bill to the House floor. It would have taken a two-thirds vote to push the bill to the floor; with most House Republicans opposed, the bill didnt make it that far.

Larry Norden, director of the voting technology project at the Brennan Center for Justice at New York Universitys law school, called the vote a sad statement on how little Congress has done on the issue of making sure elections are as secure and reliable as possible.

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  -To Believe that Bush Won in 2004, You Must Also Believe that-- Mar 2 2008 Update w more info tiptoe  Apr-23-08 05:18 PM   #0 
  - And exactly what have our "leaders", including Clinton and Obama,  Benhurst   Apr-23-08 05:42 PM   #1 
  - Here's what GOP election fraud beneficiaries do to sabotage Elec Reform by Dem Rush Holt of NJ:  tiptoe   Apr-25-08 06:33 PM   #8 
  - at first glance  OnTheOtherHand   Apr-23-08 06:04 PM   #2 
  - But  BeFree   Apr-28-08 04:01 PM   #19 
  - Great minds!  helderheid   Apr-23-08 06:07 PM   #3 
  - A lot of this is B.S.  Zynx   Apr-23-08 06:20 PM   #4 
  - "BS" is pollsters ALWAYS matching their Final Exit Polls to a Recorded Vote Count="100% Accuracy!!"  tiptoe   Apr-23-08 08:18 PM   #5 
  - you're being silly  OnTheOtherHand   Apr-23-08 08:32 PM   #7 
     - Of course the clients noticed  BeFree   Apr-28-08 04:06 PM   #20 
  - yeah, pretty much  OnTheOtherHand   Apr-23-08 08:26 PM   #6 
  - We can't prove it and You can't prove it, Pretty sad  kster   Apr-26-08 04:43 AM   #9 
     - well, I agree that it's pretty sad  OnTheOtherHand   Apr-26-08 05:55 AM   #10 
        - You are?  BeFree   Apr-26-08 04:21 PM   #11 
           - you think "starting threads" = "working"?  OnTheOtherHand   Apr-26-08 04:50 PM   #12 
              - What work have you done?  Bonn1997   Apr-27-08 08:17 AM   #14 
                 - I have worked on two fronts  OnTheOtherHand   Apr-27-08 09:08 AM   #15 
                    - So  BeFree   Apr-28-08 03:36 PM   #16 
                       - what is "really safe machine counting"?  OnTheOtherHand   Apr-28-08 03:47 PM   #17 
                          - Disrupt and hijack  BeFree   Apr-28-08 03:59 PM   #18 
                             - were you going to respond to substance, or not?  OnTheOtherHand   Apr-28-08 04:41 PM   #21 
                                - Respond?  BeFree   Apr-30-08 01:48 PM   #22 
                                   - refer to post #17  OnTheOtherHand   Apr-30-08 02:19 PM   #23 
                                      - Bring it on.  BeFree   Apr-30-08 02:23 PM   #24 
  - If the voting machines played a significant role, and they did,  Stevepol   Apr-27-08 04:55 AM   #13 
  - TruthIsAll is to be commended, awarded saint hood etc for his list  truedelphi   Sep-13-08 04:17 PM   #25 
  - Mixing points  thesquanderer   Oct-16-08 11:10 AM   #26 
  - TIA is in an impossible position  OnTheOtherHand   Oct-16-08 12:17 PM   #27 
  - There was reason to believe in the Kerry camp that he was our next president.  wisteria   Jun-11-09 08:37 PM   #28 

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