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'Daily Voting News' for June 25, 2009 - Report: Optical scan lower residual than DRE
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Optical scan verses DRE touchscreen counties residual rates in North Carolina 2008 Pres Election.
Scatterplot from Professor Mark Lindeman report.


On a day in which celebrity deaths will capture headlines, we mourn the loss of FL Elections Supervisor, Phyllis Busansky, and honor her lifetime of public service as "an election official with integrity."

No it's not a typo, ACORN brought a lawsuit and won.

AL: Birmingham elections set for August 25 | Birmingham Weekly /

CA: County May Use Ranked-Choice Voting in 2010 Elections

CA: Secretary of State Debra Bowen Announces Charges Filed Against Orange County Man for Los Angeles Election Fraud

CA: Latino-rights advocate charged with voter fraud

FL: Supervisor of Elections Phyllis Busansky dies at 72, after a lifetime of public service

FL: Applicants line up for job, which Gov. Crist will fill

FL: Naming successor to Busansky an opportunity, risk for Crist /

MN: Help Mpls. Prepare For Ranked Choice Voting /

MO: Missouri settles voter registration lawsuit filed by ACORN

MO: Mo. agency will reform itself to help clients vote

NC: The Performance of Optical Scanners and DREs in North Carolina's 2008 General Election

NJ: Lebanon Mayor, Wife Voted Twice In Primary

NY: Uncertified machines do not serve voters

TX: When is a typo like a veto? When it thwarts a vote

Afghanistan: Afghanistan's Election Challenges

Iran: $10,000 Reward: Show How the Iranian Election Was "Stolen"

Iran: Crunching the numbers

Philippines: Lack of machines slows down voter registration
"A CITY Commission on Election (Comelec) officer is alarmed over the lack of biometric machines to accommodate the deluge of new registrants."

Philippines: Manual polls loom with contract delay

Sweden: Irregularities reported in Sweden's EU vote /

Sweden: Voting Irregularities in Swedish EU Election Negatively Impacted Pirate Party? /

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