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San Luis Obispo registrar resigns. Rachel Maddow reports (Link is to entire hour but the registrar piece is at the beginning)
28 Million Mail-In Ballots Went Missing in Last Four Elections by Mark Hemingway (realclearpolitics.com)
Darlene Little's Letter to Secretary of State demanding NON approval of LA County's new ballot marking devices (PDF)
Voting Machines Pose A Greater Threat to Our Elections Than Foreign Agents (Lulu Friesdat in Common Dreams)
LA's Ballot Marking Devices (BMDs) are not secure
Tom English's 'Hand Count Rap' (Song!)
Rhode Island Report on Risk Limiting Audits (PDF)
New Los Angeles County Voting System Highlights Trade Offs Between Security and Accessibility (Washington Post)
Link to KGO's Mark Thompson's interview with Jennifer Cohn. (EXCELLENT)
Serous Problems with Electronic Poll Books
Sort Stack Count Count counting method (PDF)
A good explanation of why using QR and BAR CODES are a very bad way to count your votes! (Politico)
States are flocking to buy the new touchscreen ballot markers from ES&S which have all the disadvantages of existing touchscreen voting machines, plus they print unverifiable BARCODES that are then counted as our votes on scanners with CELLULAR MODEMS!
Why is a foreign tech company with ties to Venezuela government overhauling LA County's voting machines? (IVN)
The Russians aren't the only thing we should worry about: Candorville cartoon nails it!
Putin can hack our midterm elections, David Knowles interviews Barbara Simons. Yahoo News
Open-Source Software Won't Ensure Election Security (Lawfareblog.com)
Election Security Means Much More Than Just New Voting Machines (alternet.org)
Handout: The truth about our computerized election systems
The Myth of the Hacker-Proof voting machine (NY Times)
Congressional Task Force on Election Security January 2018 Report
Summary of California SB450 (PDF document)
Columbus Free Press: It doesn't take a Russian to hack an American election
Washington Times: Congress should require paper voter ballots, electronic cybersecurity
The Atlantic: The Case for Standardized and Secure Voting Technology
The Atlantic: The Voting Technology We Really Need? Paper
Election protection advocates letter to Georgia election board expressing Grave concerns about the integrity of GA 6th special election
Georgia 6th: Democracy Now reporter assaulted!
After each election ask one more question - were the votes counted accurately?
by Judy Alter (PDF document)
Updated 1/6/17 12:00PM PST:
Much evidence 2016 election result was fraudulent. Click for details
Information for those participating in LA County Canvas
What is the Sort-Stack-Count-Count method of counting ballots?
Serious Election Law Issues: fix SB 360?
"Computerized Vote Counting: The Hole in United States' Political Bucket" by Jonathan D. Simon (Link to article on BUZZFLASH)"
LA county Voting Errors, Theory, Conclusions, & Fixes Antonie K. Churg PhD
PROBLEMS WITH SB 360
LA COUNTY REGISTRAR & SECRETARY
OF STATE RESPONSE ON ZOMBIE VOTERS
LA COUNTY REPAIRS OF
FATAL FLAWS OF THE
2009 Holt Bill
Making a Bad System Worse!
What we stand for:
accurately counted, public control and oversight of elections.
Why we stand for it:
to verify the accuracy of election results now counted on computers (secret vote counting).
What we want:
hand counted paper ballots counted at the precinct on election evening.
What is chain of custody and why is it important?
by Judy Alter
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