Re: New York Times Quote of the Day

From: Arthur Keller <arthur_at_kellers_dot_org>
Date: Fri Aug 06 2004 - 12:48:38 CDT

Yes, we will handle provisionals. It's not in the BRP, but I've
written materials I'm edit for posting later that show how to do this.

Best regards,
Arthur

At 10:02 AM -0700 8/6/04, Edmund R. Kennedy wrote:
>Hello All:
>
>Would the OVC EVM aid in the casting of provisional ballots? I
>could see a routine, when triggered somehow, that marks across the
>face of the ballot PROVISIONAL and prints out the proper affadavit
>language for the voter to sign.
>
>I understand that the voter puts their provisional ballot into an
>envelope. Typically what happense to the envelope after that? Is
>it placed (envelope and all) into the ballot box? I could see this
>decreasing the likelihood that these provisional ballots would get
>'lost'.
>
>Thanks, Ed Kennedy
>
>Arthur Keller <arthur@kellers.org> wrote:
>
>"You talk about testing with real bullets, this is going to be
>testing election reform with real ballots."
>- DOUG CHAPIN, executive director of a nonpartisan election watchdog
>group, on provisional voting.
>
>
>http://www.nytimes.com/2004/08/06/politics/campaign/06vote.html?th
>
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