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Wilms Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-09-08 09:29 PM
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32. Dust, Creases Slow Ballot Count In Boulder
Counting machines were not reading some ballots correctly because of dust on the ballots, possibly coming from the creases after the mail-in ballots were folded.

"I would squarely say there are definitely issues with the printing and with the quality of the paper the ballots were printed on," said Peter Lichtenheld, a spokesman for Hart InterCivic, the company that makes the software in the machines that count the ballots. "You have to have high quality standards for your paper." -

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