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Verified Voting Marks 10 Years of Safeguarding US Elections

Friday, 21 March 2014, 9:56 am |

In 2004, Verified Voting began working to make U.S. voting systems more secure. The organization sprang from the energy created when founder David Dill issued the Resolution on Electronic Voting, which today has 10,000+ endorsers including top computer security ... More >>

Verified Voting Foundation News November 2007

Tuesday, 13 November 2007, 10:25 am |

In this issue: 1. Audits, Audits, Audits... 2. Federal Notes - 2007 VVSG up for comments; New election bill introduced 3. State Notes - Maryland's voting system improvements in danger; New York and Department of Justice; more... 4. Special Announcement ... More >>

Departure of Verified Voting President & CEO

Friday, 9 March 2007, 2:13 pm |

SAN FRANCISCO - Verified Voting Directors and Courtenay Strickland Bhatia today jointly announced Bhatia's departure from the post of President & CEO of the Verified Voting Foundation and More >>

Verified Voting Board Appoints New President

Friday, 9 March 2007, 2:13 pm |

SAN FRANCISCO - Verified Voting today announced the appointment of Pamela Smith as our new President. Smith has been with Verified Voting as Nationwide Coordinator for nearly three years. Ms. Smith's appointment takes effect immediately. More >>

Election Countdown 2006 - Democracy Needs You!

Thursday, 2 November 2006, 3:37 pm |

Just under a week to go until that great peaceful passing of the torch - the midterm elections. By this time, you've no doubt heard about potential Election Day pitfalls and problems. But there is something you can do to safeguard our democracy - get ... More >>

Election Transparency Project - News Sept 06

Friday, 8 September 2006, 11:11 am |

Election Transparency Project - Verified Voting News Sept 2006 VERIFIED VOTING FOUNDATION NEWSLETTER September 6, 2006 More >>

Dr. David L. Dill on CNN's Lou Dobbs Tonight

Wednesday, 23 August 2006, 10:43 am |

Turn on your televisions tonight! CNN's Lou Dobbs Tonight will feature an interview with Verified Voting's Founder, Stanford computer science professor David Dill, concerning the failed pre-election Logic & Accuracy (L&A) test of voting machines in Pinellas ... More >>

Verified Voting Newsletter - July 25, 2006

Thursday, 27 July 2006, 3:00 pm |

July 25, 2006 I. VV Comments - US House of Representatives Hearing on Voting Systems Guidelines; Verified Voting submits testimony; Take Action on HR550 II. News Briefs - Arizona newest state to adopt verifiable voting, Voting System Security report ... More >>

Diebold Equipment Vulnerabilities Affect 27 States

Friday, 9 June 2006, 2:06 pm |

SAN FRANCISCO – Verified Voting today released a preliminary* summary of states whose elections are at risk due to newly-revealed security vulnerabilities in Diebold voting systems, including the Diebold TSx, TS, and optical scan machines, as uncovered by ... More >>

Latest Security Vulnerability in Electronic Voting

Thursday, 18 May 2006, 10:04 am |

A critical security vulnerability has been brought to light in Diebold touch screen voting machines, just as several primaries are about to occur. More >>

Verified Voting Names New President and CEO

Friday, 13 January 2006, 1:49 pm |

SAN FRANCISCO - Verified Voting today announced the appointment of its new President and Chief Executive Officer, Courtenay Strickland Bhatia. Bhatia comes to Verified Voting after spending the last five years in Florida where she worked to protect ... More >>

Verified Voting Foundation Newsletter July 27 2005

Thursday, 28 July 2005, 11:22 am |

CONTENTS: * Verified Voting Foundation Founder to Testify at EAC Hearing* Florida Court Rejects National Federation of the Blind Claim * UT and NC Counties To Implement New Voting Systems * North Carolina Voters Speak Out for Verifiable Voting * Fall ... More >>

Senate Rules Committee Testimony of David Dill

Wednesday, 29 June 2005, 3:38 pm |

Testimony David L. Dill, Professor of Computer Science, Stanford University and Founder of the Verified Voting Foundation and Before the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration, June 21, 2005 Hearing on Voter Verification in the Federal ... More >>

CA Voting Systems Panel Weighs in Against Diebold

Friday, 23 April 2004, 11:31 am |

Breaking News: Unanimous California Voting Systems Panel Weighs in Against Paperless Diebold Electronic Voting Machines More >>

Voter Verification Newsletter - Vol. 2 No. 5

Friday, 2 April 2004, 10:58 am |

CONTENTS * Federal Update: Senate and House of Representatives * National Organizations: Common Cause, People for the American Way * State Update: Maryland, Ohio, Alaska, and California * Volunteers Needed for Election Officials Project * Verified Voting ... More >>

Fair Elections Might Be Possible In 2004 After All

Thursday, 4 March 2004, 11:39 am |

Our best, and possibly only, opportunity to require a voter-verifiable paper trail everywhere in the U.S. for the November 2004 election is "The Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2003." The House version (H.R. 2239) was introduced ... More >>

Voter Verification Newsletter -- February 26, 2004

Tuesday, 2 March 2004, 12:29 am |

* Endorses Graham Bill; * TrueMajority's "The Computer Ate My Vote" Campaign; * AP Reports that 29% Will be Voting on DREs in November; * Connecticut Bill for VVPT Introduced; Go to the Public Hearing Friday, Feb. 27! ... More >>

Voter Verification Newsletter -- February 14, 2004

Tuesday, 17 February 2004, 11:20 am |

CONTENTS * Incorporates as Non-Profit, Begins Fundraising * Our web site has a new look * H.R.2239/S.1980 Report (and Boxer's New Bill) * Good News!! Serve Program Cancelled * Uncovers Proof of Votes Lost BY DREs ... More >>

Voter Verification Newsletter -- January 19, 2004

Friday, 23 January 2004, 12:53 am |

* H.R.2239/S.1980 Report * New York Times Op/Ed Calls for VVPT * Florida Special Election Proves Need for Paper Trail * Meanwhile, a Florida Judge Requires Accessible Machines by August * Fairfax, Virginia GOP Calls for VVPT * North Carolina Activist ... More >>

Voter Verification Newsletter -- December 22, 2003

Tuesday, 23 December 2003, 2:39 pm |

The last couple of weeks have been incredible. Major newspapers have taken a stand in favor of verifiable voting, multiple bills have been introduced in the senate, several states have decided to insist on verifiable voting, and more Diebold problems ... More >>