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Peggy Day Donating Member (859 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-25-06 09:13 AM
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3. So you think absentee ballots are hand counted?
I vote that way, but have my doubts if they get counted either, or if they do, they use machines to count them-same problem.
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  -Take a Stand for Democracy, REFUSE to use the Vote Stealing Machines. Philosoraptor  Jun-25-06 08:58 AM   #0 
  - I am voting absentee in all future presidential elections...  Frustratedlady   Jun-25-06 09:11 AM   #1 
  - Me too, absentee last several elections, the height of convenience..n/t  Philosoraptor   Jun-25-06 09:13 AM   #2 
  - Which does NOT guarantee your absentee vote will be counted  slackmaster   Jun-25-06 09:29 AM   #6 
     - True, but voting by machine is like voting by toilet.  Philosoraptor   Jun-25-06 09:41 AM   #10 
  - So you think absentee ballots are hand counted?  Peggy Day   Jun-25-06 09:13 AM   #3 
  - There were many cases of absentee voting cheating.  Philosoraptor   Jun-25-06 09:14 AM   #4 
  - They certainly aren't hand counted here in California  slackmaster   Jun-25-06 09:29 AM   #7 
  - Absentee ballot voting is a good emergency measure, but it is not the  Peace Patriot   Jun-25-06 09:27 AM   #5 
  - Love your post  dogday   Jun-25-06 09:42 AM   #11 
  - Overview...  Peace Patriot   Jun-25-06 09:46 AM   #12 
  - Peace Patriot, take good care of yourself. Drink plenty of water,  Stevepol   Jun-25-06 10:19 AM   #18 
  - Well at least if you send in a paper ballot...  Ezra the Prankster   Jun-25-06 09:38 AM   #8 
  - Thank you.  Frustratedlady   Jun-25-06 03:31 PM   #28 
  - Whatever you do Vote. The biggest issue is the turnout which is  applegrove   Jun-25-06 09:40 AM   #9 
  - I agree with Applegrove: VOTE! VOTE! VOTE! Anyway you can!  Peace Patriot   Jun-25-06 10:55 AM   #20 
     - Sorry. Even if you read Kennedy's article on voter suppression ...  applegrove   Jun-25-06 11:14 AM   #21 
        - Well, I think it's clear that Bushites steal votes in many different ways.  Peace Patriot   Jun-25-06 12:09 PM   #24 
           - Exit polls were off in districts that had no tabulators. In many places.  applegrove   Jun-25-06 12:11 PM   #25 
  - OOPS...please delete, thatnks.  Philosoraptor   Jun-25-06 09:49 AM   #13 
  - Absentee voting is not an answer. Absentee votes are counted in most state  robinlynne   Jun-25-06 09:56 AM   #14 
  - I know.  Philosoraptor   Jun-25-06 10:02 AM   #15 
  - Absentee Ballot voting is the protest of ordinary citizens against the  Peace Patriot   Jun-25-06 01:03 PM   #26 
     - Thank you for saying what I'm thinking.  Frustratedlady   Jun-25-06 03:45 PM   #29 
  - We hold to tradition  Buxtehude   Jun-25-06 10:13 AM   #16 
  - I agree. Our society has become a fast food society in so many  Frustratedlady   Jun-25-06 04:23 PM   #30 
     - Thats how I feel  Buxtehude   Jun-25-06 04:38 PM   #31 
        - ROTFL!  Frustratedlady   Jun-25-06 05:17 PM   #32 
           - "Devil With a Blue Dress"  Buxtehude   Jun-25-06 09:20 PM   #33 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-25-06 10:17 AM   #17 
     - You obviously have NO clue what you are talking about.  dicksteele   Jun-25-06 10:49 AM   #19 
     - I think Tigeriot has a point! And welcome to DU, Tigeriot!  Peace Patriot   Jun-25-06 11:44 AM   #22 
        - Well, Tigeriot disappeared! What was THAT all about?  Peace Patriot   Jun-25-06 11:48 AM   #23 
           - Did I miss something?  Buxtehude   Jun-25-06 01:06 PM   #27 

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