Re: Polling Place conditions, reframing the issue

From: Arthur Keller <arthur_at_kellers_dot_org>
Date: Thu May 13 2004 - 12:40:53 CDT

At 10:16 AM -0700 5/13/04, Edmund R. Kennedy wrote:
>I think we're taking an engineering approach to equipment security
>when we might want to consider more of a risk based approach,
>especially for the Mark I. How likely is the equipment going to be
>vandalized or sabotaged. Should we suggest that one or more
>redundant machines be on standby at a polling place? Worst case is
>great for structures and electrical wiring but it may not be a good
>approach for this sort of administrative question.

To me, the question is, how do we handle the votes made on a
vandalized (or merely malfunctioning) machine?

Best regards,

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