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Demeter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-12-11 12:19 PM
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5. The fudging come in at the collection point
The individual polls can be accurate, the fudge gets thrown in at the Secretary of State, when all the memory chips are compiled.

In Michigan, in Ann Arbor, poll workers certify and post a true copy of the tabulation at each precinct, and the political parties make note of it. So it can be that location.

But what about the much smaller townships? What about the Secretary of State? What if only selected local elections are jiggered?

Our election system is far too complex, depending solely on the integrity of the people running the process, to be theft-proof.

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  -VOTING MACHINES = TRIGGER - We must get rid of those g-damned computer voting machines! kpete  Mar-12-11 11:37 AM   #0 
  - K&R  jemelanson   Mar-12-11 11:39 AM   #1 
  - Case in point:  Blue Owl   Mar-12-11 11:48 AM   #2 
  - I've had my suspicions since November  DemReadingDU   Mar-12-11 11:52 AM   #3 
  - You know we have paper ballots in WIsconsin, right?  eyesroll   Mar-12-11 11:54 AM   #4 
  - The fudging come in at the collection point  Demeter   Mar-12-11 12:19 PM   #5 
  - Yes, Florida got a paper ballot and still certifies electronic totals! Only audits 1-2%  SugarShack   Apr-19-11 12:06 PM   #22 
  - Do you have a link to the post you're citing?  Wilms   Mar-12-11 12:59 PM   #7 
  - What percentage of the scanned ballots is compared to the machine totals? That is the question.  Peace Patriot   Mar-12-11 02:03 PM   #9 
  - AMEN! I agree wholeheartedly. When those came in, our freedoms went out.  Frustratedlady   Mar-12-11 12:23 PM   #6 
  - Great reminder.  think4yourself   Mar-12-11 01:06 PM   #8 
  - I have a question but I can't post  emcguffie   Mar-12-11 02:30 PM   #10 
     - Pitching TIA's methodology would be the surest way of having the issue ignored.  Wilms   Mar-12-11 02:38 PM   #11 
        - But what he says makes sense.  emcguffie   Mar-13-11 01:09 PM   #12 
           - Like I stated, counting enough ballots would be a really good idea.  Wilms   Mar-13-11 02:09 PM   #13 
              - Well, I'm guessing that's what a lot of activists are working on.  emcguffie   Mar-13-11 11:36 PM   #14 
                 - for what it's worth...  OnTheOtherHand   Mar-14-11 07:58 AM   #15 
                 - Well, I disagree.  emcguffie   Apr-13-11 08:41 PM   #19 
                 - Part of the problem is that TIA's work is offered up as some absolute proof.  Wilms   Mar-14-11 09:09 AM   #16 
                 - Maybe I'm really stupid.  emcguffie   Apr-13-11 08:57 PM   #20 
                    - You asked why some give TIA a thumbs down. I told you why I did.  Wilms   Apr-14-11 09:00 AM   #21 
                 - Electronic voting  Democracydiva   Mar-16-11 01:27 AM   #17 
                    - Well, thank you for that.  emcguffie   Mar-16-11 05:07 PM   #18 

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