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WillYourVoteBCounted Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-30-09 07:18 PM
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'Daily Voting News' for June 30, 2009 TN SOS weasel, Coleman concedes, Ill Recount, CA I-vote
Edited on Tue Jun-30-09 07:18 PM by WillYourVoteBCounted
As is so often the case, just when everyone had given up all hope of some resolution of the issue, the MN Supreme Court ruled unanimously to affirm the election contest decision made by a lower court and reject the appeal of the non-prevailing candidate, Norm Coleman. In another violation of expectations, Coleman conceded the November 2008 U.S. Senate race to Al Franken.

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AZ: Let's Begin the Debate on The Merits of This Proposal: Universal Voter Registration

IL: Recount battle in court Wednesday

MN: Minnesota court rules Democrat Al Franken won Senate seat

MN: Coleman concedes (video)

MN: Report on the Supreme Court's Decision (video)

MN: Text of the Supreme Court's Decision

MN: How has the Senate dispute affected your faith in the electoral process?

NY: Gotham Gazette: Understanding the Ballot Petitions

NY: With Albany in chaos, Board of Elections staff party in Finger Lakes

PA: Sixth ACORN worker ordered to stand trial for election violations

TN: Secretary of State: 'there is insufficient time' to uphold the Tennessee Voter Confidence Act /

TX: Governor says session's task is set in stone
(Previously headlined, "Perry pressed to add CHIP and voter ID to special session")

WI: Voters May Have Another Option to Cast Ballots Next Year

Albania: Observers report some flaws in Albania vote, despite improvements /

Canada: A Vote Against E-Voting

Canada: Online voting no cure

Iran: Iran Council confirms Ahmadinejad election victory /

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Philippines: Comelec: Smartmatic execs, partner face 15 years

Philippines: TIM-Smartmatic given ten days to patch up

History: Progressivism Gone Awry? The Price of Ballot Secrecy.

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