You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #10: So it's the BoE's Fault? [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Election Reform Donate to DU
Wilms Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-09-11 04:41 AM
Response to Reply #5
10. So it's the BoE's Fault?
Edited on Fri Dec-09-11 04:41 AM by Wilms
That much we agree on. They're the ones who authorized use of these machines, not HAVA.

Are you serious about "spot checks"? We've been over this time and time again. What do they prove? Bo Bots don't WANT to get.

And you've been involves in recounts? Are you a judge? In the SD7 race the COURT decided the race turning control of the state senate to Republicans. Just like FLORIDA in 2000. But, but, but Bo said we have paper which can be recounted. And you say recounts are expensive? How much did SD7 costs voters? How much does 60,000 lost votes costs?

Talk about beating a dead horse.
Printer Friendly | Permalink | Reply | Top
  -Report: NY State Voting Machines Really Suck (Mother Jones) Bill Bored  Dec-08-11 06:52 PM   #0 
  - The machines we used clearly indicated when there was an overvote and...  TreasonousBastard   Dec-08-11 07:18 PM   #1 
  - Wrong as usual. Lever machines are routinely used in some local elections, per NY State Law.  Bill Bored   Dec-08-11 07:37 PM   #2 
     - Which ones? All the EDs I know of were ordered to junk the lever machines...  TreasonousBastard   Dec-08-11 09:47 PM   #3 
        - I think you need to read more about this.  Bill Bored   Dec-09-11 12:01 AM   #4 
           - Since I actually worked with this stuff, I need a lot less education than you think...  TreasonousBastard   Dec-09-11 12:36 AM   #5 
              - Cite the case please. Tell me who got a 100% hand count in a Congressional election in NY.  Bill Bored   Dec-09-11 01:15 AM   #7 
              - I never said it was a 100% hand count. Do you have any idea what that would cost? But, we...  TreasonousBastard   Dec-09-11 02:31 AM   #8 
                 - Oh, I see. So what percentage of the ballots were actually counted by hand then?  Bill Bored   Dec-09-11 02:55 AM   #9 
              - So it's the BoE's Fault?  Wilms   Dec-09-11 04:41 AM   #10 
                 - See post #7  Bill Bored   Dec-09-11 02:16 PM   #11 
  - I hate the new machines too  zalinda   Dec-09-11 01:05 AM   #6 
  - nvm  johnb72341js   Dec-24-11 02:48 AM   #12 

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Election Reform Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC