Re: Touch screen voting on The News Hour last night

From: <Adechert_at_aol_dot_com>
Date: Tue Sep 16 2003 - 12:06:00 CDT

Thanks, Skip. This and other articles coming out just about every day now
need a response that includes a proper alternative. At some point, telling
everyone how faulty the current system is needs to give way to a concrete

We have a good answer but the public will never until we have something to
demonstrate. Let's try to get the demo ready as soon as we can possibly do so!

Alan D.

In a message dated 9/16/03 6:44:58 AM Pacific Daylight Time,

> There was a segment on the News Hour on PBS last night about touch screen
> voting. They interviewed Peter Neumann who said it would be trivial to rig
> an election by reprogramming them. It mentioned the Hopkins study in
> Maryland and the paper trail issue and has images of the Diebold system and
> a sound bite from a Diebold person. To view the segment, go here:
> and search for "touch screen voting". It should be the first hit returned.
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