Re: Wisconsin Governor requires open voting

From: charlie strauss <cems_at_earthlink_dot_net>
Date: Thu Jan 05 2006 - 15:37:25 CST

Nuts! you are totally correct it is escrow only now, and selectively so allowing operating systems to be skipped over. Ah well escrow as long as it is actually accessible without proof of cause is at least mildly reassuring.

-----Original Message-----
>From: Joseph Lorenzo Hall <joehall@gmail.com>
>Sent: Jan 5, 2006 4:15 PM
>To: Open Voting Consortium discussion list <ovc-discuss@listman.sonic.net>
>Subject: Re: [OVC-discuss] Wisconsin Governor requires open voting
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>Note that everyone is pointing to the law as introduced in Aug. 2005,
>not as passed and signed into law... the disclosure of code parts were
>gutted late last year and this is what has resulted:
>
><http://www.legis.state.wi.us/2005/data/acts/05Act92.pdf>
>
>Note that it has changed to an "escrow and review" statute instead of
>the disclosed source statute it was. -Joe
>
>On 1/5/06, Richard C. Johnson <dick@iwwco.com> wrote:
>> Is this a ballot which could potentially be verified or is it one which
>> voters actually have verified? In short, who verifies what?
>>
>> -- Dick
>>
>> Richard C. Johnson
>>
>>
>> Scott Brown <scott@rsbrown.net> wrote:
>> "Gov. Jim Doyle signed into law today a bill that will require that touch
>> screen voting machines produce a verifiable paper ballot."
>>
>> http://www.madison.com/tct/news/stories/index.php?ntid=67579&ntpid=0
>>
>> http://wistechnology.com/article.php?id=2585
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