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Clips : Machines Flipping Votes
Votergate: Louisiana and Dr. David Dill (1 1/2 mins)
The first part shows Sequoia touchscreen machines actually flipping votes in Louisiana in the 90's. The second part has Dr. David Dill stating that 1 person can change thousands of votes. It finishes by pointing out that a Louisiana elections official was convicted of accepting a bribe from a voting machine company. Similar sequences are in the remake of Votergate called Hacking Democracy to be released in 2007.
These videos shows how Princeton University computer scientists are able to hack a Diebold TS touchscreen voting machine to get it to flip votes. You can read more about this report here.
Clips : Pollworker Problems
One of the biggest problems we have is getting enough competent poll workers. Many of them do not have the background to deal with computer-based voting machines. These videos show the results. The solution is to make election day a holiday, or, at least, allow government workers to work that day at the polls.
PBS News, June 15, 2006 : Kim Alexander is Looking for Trouble (1.1 mins)
The YouTube version of the full 10 minutes of the PBS broadcast is at :
Clips : CNN's Lou Dobbs
Downloadable videos of CNN's Lou Dobbs reporting on voting machines are at :
Clips : Civil Rights Veteran At Diebold Hearing
Clips : Humor
Nobody, and no machine, should be counting votes in secret.
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