Friday, November 21, 2003

Stories like this one, not the Michael Jackson arrest, should be front page news:
Calif. will require voting-machine receipts
Courtesy Salon.Com and the AP wire.

an excerpt:

In a major victory for voting rights advocates, Secretary of State Kevin Shelley announced Friday that all electronic voting machines in California must provide paper receipts by 2006.

Shelley also introduced stricter requirements for testing and auditing of the software used to record and tabulate votes in the nation's most populous state