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National Voting Updates

Posted in Barack Obama, politics, voter disenfranchisement by allisonkilkenny on November 1, 2008

From MCM

days until Election Day.

Amongst all of the stories of failures, lawsuits, voter purges and voter suppression there is an occasional story that begs to be read and passed on to others so they will read it. This morning’s featured  article is one of those. Imagine wanting to exercise your right to vote so strongly that you are willing to travel from Bangalore, India to New York City just to step into the voting booth and pull the lever. It’s a story worth the read.

Featured – National: When Use It or Lose It Means Traveling 9,300 Miles to Vote

National: Voting Shouldn’t Be a Game of Chance

National: Will This Election Be Stolen?  Mark Crispin Miller

National: Will This Election Be Stolen?  Hans A Spakovsky

CO: Voters line up now to avoid lines on Tuesday

CO: Judge orders Colorado secretary of state to stop voter purge
Colorado Secretary of State Mike Coffman must stop canceling voters 
from the state registration rolls

CO: Federal judge rails at Secretary of State Coffman to stop purges

CO: Colorado Judge Angered Over Secretary of State’s Continued 
Purging of Voter Names

CO: Judge orders Coffman to stop continued voter purge

CO: Voter turnout already nears halfway point

CO: Moffat County – More than half of voter roll votes early

FL: Troops overseas miss out on voting

FL: Palm Beach County – New Wrinkle.. That is, Crease.. in Tabulating Votes

GA: Counties report record turnout for early voting period

GA: GA Voting Problems

GA: Federal Court Intervenes in Handel’s Voter Purge

GA: Russell County – Voting machine lands in driveway

IL: Video: Oprah Sees Own Presidential Vote Dropped by Touch-Screen 
Voting Machine

IN: Marion County – Judge rules for GOP on absentee ballots

MI: ACLU Stops Illegal Voter Purges in Michigan

MS: Voter Coalition Debut Massive Voter Watch; Criticizes Hosemann

NC: Craven County – Voter complains about refusal to allow use of paper ballot

NC: Guilford County – Today’s voting could set a record

NJ: How safe is your vote?

NJ: Will your vote count?

PA: Some PA Counties May Ignore Paper Ballot Court Order

PA: Plenty of paper ballots to be available just in case

PA: Paper ballots are prepared if needed, officials say

PA: Lancaster County – He’s running an election marathon

SC: Both parties gear up for potential legal challenges as voting begins

TX: Civil rights group expresses concerns that machines are ‘flipping’ votes from Obama to McCain

VA: Civil rights group renews Va. election lawsuit

VA: Va. voters wait in long lines; NAACP seeks injunction

VA: Cast your ballot for early and weekend voting

WA: King County – And the winner is …? State rules on mailed ballots could delay results for days

**Articles and commentary included in “Daily Voting News” may not all reflect the opinions of VotersUnite.Org or its allied organizations. The articles are all included for the information of the subscribers of “Daily Voting News” though we realize that the subscribers may not agree with the opinions given in all articles or in the commentary**

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