Re: Question: What basis should candidates use to decide whether to contest their elections?

From: <dr-jekyll_at_att_dot_net>
Date: Mon Oct 23 2006 - 07:03:23 CDT

Hi Lillie,

By "candidates in election disputes have the focus of lodging protests", do you advocate an system of conducting audits where the candidates choose the precincts to be audited with the lion's share going to the losing candidates? If so, you might like to review the TAR (Targeted Audit Recount).

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-------------- Original message from Lillie Coney <coney@epic.org>: -------------- 
> I would suggest that the candidates in election disputes have the focus of 
> lodging protests. 
> 
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> >"recommend that candidates [not having confidence in the reported outcome 
> >of a public election] contest elections until after obtaining detailed 
> >vote counts and election records and doing forensic investigation to 
> >uncover any possible evidence of fraud or errors." 
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