Originally posted 2008-11-05 17:44:18 -0500. -- GH
Repaired misplaced original Netcraft image from 11/04/08 on 2010-11-02 - luaptifer
2010 edition here
Should such a core function of state -- assuring the integrity of the process counting your vote -- be sold to the bidder with the most powerful lobbyists?
ONB COLUMBUS: Just when you thought the confab and controversy over Ohio’s problem-plagued system of voting was over, a new stew is brewing pitting election-law experts and voting-rights advocates against Ohio’s new chief elections officer, who recently decided to scrap expensive, hackable touch-screen machines in favor of expensive, temperamental optical scanners in the hotspot of Ohio election failures just a few short months before the Buckeye State’s March primary.
ONB COLUMBUS: Last Friday Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner presented the controversial findings of her $1.8 million dollar EVEREST study of Ohio’s election system showing vulnerabilities abound.