[Fwd: Re: [CalifElectionProtection] questions]

From: Michelle Gabriel <mwg_at_jmbaai_dot_com>
Date: Thu Mar 08 2007 - 14:34:52 CST

I don't know if the pdf will go through, but Dan Ashby had attached it
to this email.

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Subject: Re: [CalifElectionProtection] questions
Date: Wed, 7 Mar 2007 20:26:18 -0800
From: ca.voteraction@sbcglobal.net <ca.voteraction@sbcglobal.net>
To: Michelle Gabriel <mwg@jmbandassoc.com>
CC: Voting Rights <voting-rights@yahoogroups.com>, CEPN
<CalifElectionProtection@yahoogroups.com>

On Wednesday, March 7, 2007, at 04:25 PM, Michelle Gabriel wrote:

> What does the Count Every Vote Act of 2007 have that the new Holt Bill
> does NOT have?
Quite a few provisions about making it easier to vote, and clamping
down on dirty tricks.
Other than that, hard to say, since it is 116 pages and I just
downloaded it. (Attached as a PDF).

>
> Where can I find the text of the bill?
It takes some searching, *but I eventually found it on the NCFE website.
*
Seems very odd to me to be advocating the public lobby Congress in
support of this bill, without providing it for people to first read.
>
> What is the status of the bill and is it expected to be in place for
> the
> 2008 elections?
It doesn't seem to have a bill number assigned yet, and no amount of
searching for it at Thomas.gov or other federal legislation trackers
could turn it up.
>
> Does the bill have any enforcement clauses? for example, what happens
> if
> an elections official does NOT allow a non partisan observer to do
> meaningful observation?
Let us know what you find.

>
> Thanks,
> Michelle
>

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