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Rhiannon12866 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-01-11 11:34 PM
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2. Hey, I know that newspaper!
And I appreciate this post. Starting this past election, we began using electronic voting machines here in NY for the first time. I was very uncomfortable with it, having used the old lever machines since I was old enough to vote and having heard enough stories about the unreliability of these new machines. I mentioned this to the poll watcher - the one with the "D" on his badge - but all he said was that there were no chads involved. *sigh* Thanks for this information! :thumbsup:
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  -Experts Shouldn't Be Needed to Call Outcome of Election Wilms  Jan-01-11 06:46 PM   #0 
  - Elections for sale  Angry Dragon   Jan-01-11 11:16 PM   #1 
  - Hey, I know that newspaper!  Rhiannon12866   Jan-01-11 11:34 PM   #2 
  - Exit Poll TIA thinks lever machines cause chads! More think HAVA requires their retirement.  Wilms   Jan-02-11 10:01 AM   #9 
     - He also thinks they cause vote switching. I don't know which is further from the truth. nt  Bill Bored   Jan-02-11 12:45 PM   #10 
  - k&r  madmax   Jan-02-11 12:00 AM   #3 
  - recommended  WillYourVoteBCounted   Jan-02-11 12:01 AM   #4 
  - REC for higher visibility. nt  bertman   Jan-02-11 12:06 AM   #5 
  - K&R'd  snot   Jan-02-11 12:09 AM   #6 
  - Utterly silly  saras   Jan-02-11 01:08 AM   #7 
     - Looking forward to hearing about even ONE such method that also guarantees a secret ballot. nt  Bill Bored   Jan-02-11 01:31 AM   #8 
        - Crickets.  Bill Bored   Jan-06-11 12:53 AM   #11 
           - Crickets. What else do you expect?  UnitedVoters   Jan-06-11 05:49 PM   #12 
              - Are you going to answer my question or not?  Bill Bored   Jan-06-11 10:46 PM   #13 
              - Really?  Wilms   Jan-08-11 07:34 AM   #14 
                 - Actually I asked Saras the question. United Voters was just putting his or her 2.  Bill Bored   Jan-08-11 06:02 PM   #15 

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