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Questions the Press could ask about Voting Systems

Wednesday, 3 November 2010, 2:26 pm | Kathy Dopp

This suggests questions for press to ask of election officials regarding vote-counting systems and provides links to Verified Voting information on state voting systems and audits; to a computer scientist who is a voting system expert who is available ... More >>

11 Fundamentals of Auditing Elections

Sunday, 29 August 2010, 9:27 pm | Kathy Dopp

All of the following procedures are necessary to avoid certifying incorrect election outcomes: 1. Use independently-auditable voting systems — voter-marked paper ballots. More >>

Voting Issues Follow-Up On Nov. 4th Election

Thursday, 6 November 2008, 5:03 pm | Kathy Dopp

There are still undecided Senate election contests in four states - Alaska, Georgia, Minnesota, and Oregon. More >>

ES&S Opti-Scan Machines Found Miscounting By 4%

Wednesday, 5 November 2008, 10:51 am | Kathy Dopp

I do not have all the details, but this story needs immediate investigation before calling winners tomorrow in any state using ES&S M-100s to count its votes whenever the reported margin is closer than 8%. More >>

Don't Rush To Call Close State Election Contests

Monday, 3 November 2008, 1:43 pm | Kathy Dopp

In states like CO and FL where strict matching rules have been used to purge voters, more eligible voters than ever before in history will cast provisional ballots that are *not* counted on Election Night. More >>

If Tuesday's Vote Is Close, Expect A Slow Count

Monday, 3 November 2008, 1:06 pm | Kathy Dopp

If the presidential results are close, the number of yet-to-be-counted ballots may be larger than the spread between candidates in swing states. More >>

Minnesota Voters Alliance v. City of Minneapolis

Wednesday, 8 October 2008, 2:00 pm | Kathy Dopp

Erick G. Kaardal, counsel for the Minnesota Voters Alliance, will challenge the constitutionality of the City of Minneapolis' effort to institute Instant Runoff Voting for the 2009 municipal elections. More >>

The Texas Zero Vote Counts - An Explanation

Monday, 10 March 2008, 1:32 pm | Kathy Dopp

The TX vote counts seem to be correct in most counties because not all counties in TX hold primary elections for both political parties. More >>

Kathy Dopp: Confidence Election Auditing Update

Tuesday, 4 March 2008, 9:24 am | Kathy Dopp

There has been substantial progress in developing new, 30% more efficient methods for auditing elections. Although there is much research and work still remaining to do on elections auditing methods there is much work remaining. More >>