One of the reasons e-voting systems turned out to be such a failure is that the only people involved in checking these systems were the vendors, who wanted to sell their technology, and the local election officials, who were ill-equipped to understan
All in all, we'd rather be in St. Paul. But, then again, nobody involved with the Republican National Convention (which we suspect will be much more fun) invited us to speak in Minnesota. We will, however, be speaking on a panel about "Clean
If a Democrat said what cyber-security expert Stephen Spoonamore is saying, he would be dismissed as a partisan conspiracy theorist.
An appeals court ruling has trashed the right of Oregon residents to vote on issues in their state by affirming the state's refusal to count referendum signatures even when they were verified in person by the voter. "In America, every citize
A voter in Kansas City --- one I happen to know, because he's an Election Integrity advocate in the Show Me State --- was arrested and sent to jail after he refused to show a driver's license at the polling place before attempting to vote dur
Threatened by Karl Rove should the GOP's "high IQ Forrest Gump" --- so described for his uncanny ability to be found "at the scene of every [GOP] crime" --- fail to "take the fall" for election fraud in Ohio.
Letter Sent to Attorney General Mukasey Requesting 'Protection for Mr. Connell and His Family
This case has the potential to put some of the most powerful people in the country in jail, according to Arnebeck, as he was joined by a well-respected, life-long Republican computer security expert who charged that the red flags seen during Ohio**Q*
The Pima County Democratic Party’s Election Integrity Committee and AUDIT AZ discovered a series of anomalies involving the Regional Transportation Authority bond and sales tax election that took place in Pima County, Arizona (how trillions are loote
The first red flag went up when the computer patch was installed in person by Diebold CEO Bob Urosevich, who flew in from Texas and applied it in just two counties, DeKalb and Fulton, both Democratic strongholds.
What happens when citizens spend their treasure and sweat getting 2 initiatives onto a ballot only to have a city employee separately make mistakes conveniently nullifying a recall? Why that employee gets a two week vacation. Congratulations!
Extraordinary Evidence Presented at Presser Today Alleges Diebold Tabulator Was Used to 'Fix' Results of 2006 Ballot Initiative on Orders from County Election Officials
[Whatever placates you.] For more than half of Florida's voters, including residents of the state's five largest counties, Election Day in November will mean choosing a president using a third different voting system in three presidential ele
Ever wondered why so many political elected offices only have a single candidate running? You didn't think it would be easy, did you?
As a fairly well-known Election Integrity journalist who has personally covered, for years, the myriad election woes of thousands (if not millions) of voters around the country who have tried to bring seemingly endless stories of votes flipped on e-v
On Tuesday night, you will be told who the winner of the Pennsylvania Primary is. You will accept it. You will have no choice. No matter who the winner really is. Or isn't.
The Election Will be 'Unrecountable, Unverifiable, and Unauditable
The government tried to keep them from observing. A judge over ruled them. Then they were herded into a room with a incomplete view. And here is a report on what they saw and what happened to them when they saw too much. (with PDF link)
A former technician for a voting machines company is alleging the company cheated the federal government by falsifying information about the accuracy and security of its voting system.
It is now clearer why the Maricopa County Libertarian Party had to sue the Maricopa County Recorder/Election's Office to have the voting process examined by people that knew what to look for (PDF of Report Provided)
Pima County attorneys want a Superior Court judge to bar additional testimony in the lawsuit by the Pima County Democratic Party seeking access to all county electronic vote records back to the late 1990s.
VP Edwin Smith Warns Scientists, in Email Obtained by The BRAD BLOG, of Plans to Take 'Appropriate Steps to Protect Against Publication of Software, Its Behavior or Reports Regarding Same'
A consensus began to emerge today that the best way to give Florida's Democrats a voice in electing a candidate for president lies with the U.S. Postal Service.
Diebold Stock Soars After $3 Billion Takeover Bid by Defense Contractor Conglomerate United Technologies
"...powerful and persuasive..." Howard Zinn, Author, "A People's History of the United States"
Something is deeply wrong with the American political process. Despite polls showing 70% of us want the wars in the middle east ended and our troops brought home now, the probable nominees of the "major" parties are a warmongering lunatic a
5pm last night (Tuesday the 12th of February, 2008) was the deadline for Maricopa County to have information posted on their website that would allow voters to track their provisional ballot to learn if it was counted or not...
The strange situation with Washington state's Republican Caucus over the weekend keeps deteriorating by the hour, the more we learn about it.
In a system that seemed tailor made to fail, more than half of the Decline to State voters who cast ballots last week in Los Angeles County have been effectively disenfranchised.
Arizona State Senator Karen Johnson holds a press conference on voting machines and election security with "security risks" Dan Gutenkauf, John Brakey, and Jim March.
Many states are just now fully implementing new, statewide, computerized registration rolls as mandated by the disastrous Help America Vote Act (HAVA) of 2002.