There is, however, an alternative for standardizing ballot design
has resulted in a flood of complaints.
The election saw none of the confusion of the presidential primary four months ago, when a peculiar ballot design
created confusion for hundreds of thousands of nonpartisan voters.
They examine the usability of voting system interfaces, the impact of voting system and ballot design
on voter satisfaction and voters' need for help, issues of vote accuracy between systems, the influence of voter characteristics on the election day experience, and the impact of vote security remedies such as vote verification devices.
We need improvements in ballot design
, in the interface between the voter and the machine, and in error rates.
Analysis showed, however, that blacks were much more likely to have their ballots set aside than whites even after controlling for ballot design
, voting technology, education, income, poverty, literacy and first-time voting--a finding that independent analysis likewise confirmed.
and production--design and printing and/or Internet production of ballot packages, including candidate biographies.
Palm Beach County, where a ballot design
first prompted Florida's election dispute, finally began its recount with the blessing of the state's highest court.
In addition to its robust election technology products, Sequoia also supplies customized training solutions, ballot design
, printing services and complete implementation and support programs to its customers.
American Political Science Association Better Ballot Design
Election Assistance Commission provides polling place and ballot design
guidelines and templates for use at the state and local levels.
In the presidential primary election in February, nearly 50,000 votes were initially not counted because of the confusing ballot design
for each type of machine is vitally important in making sure that voters properly cast their votes.
More than 19,000 voting papers had to be destroyed because voters selected two candidates due to a unique ballot design
especially produced for Florida.
and production--offer design and printing and/or Internet production of ballot packages, including candidate biographies.