They Voted Today

Posted by Katherine | Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

First you vote. David Markland recorded what appears to be a voter and a poll worker in Culver City, California. [David Markland / Flickr] Then you get a certificate. Amy from Chicago draws inspiration from a "blank piece of lined paper" and "portable coffee mugs." She says, "I cannot describe how good it felt ...

Rogue Voting Machines

Posted by Katherine | Monday, November 3rd, 2008

Some voters have been expressing skepticism that their ballots will be counted or that voting machines work correctly. In West Virginia, for example, three early voters reported that touch-screen machines switched their votes from Democrats to Republicans. Raymond Gilford from Austin, Texas, likes being outside, at church, and in hole-in-the-wall restaurants. ...

International Election Observers for US

Posted by Katherine | Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

[Machine Envy / Flickr] Toni_w from San Francisco made this video (which is cool4pro and not embeddable) for LinkTV's Dear American Voter project. She believes Bush stole the election in both 2000 and 2004 and feels America needs international election monitors -- preferably with voting machine savvy -- to ensure a ...