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Frohnmayer backs the top-two primary concept, but he also wants to create an "equal vote" system, either through approval voting or other similar voting methods.
Although the study found no reliable differences between the smartphone-based system and other voting methods in efficiency and perceived usability, smartphone owners committed fewer errors on the mobile voting system than on the traditional voting systems.
In the past decade various types of electronic voting, particularly Internet voting, have garnered considerable attention as possible additional voting methods that hold promise to make the electoral process simpler and more efficient for political parties, candidates, election administrators, and most importantly, for electors.
NEW DELHI, June 12 -- An Indian psephologist has warned Pakistan and Bangladesh against introducing electronic voting machines (EVMs) that, he claims, are even more prone to fraud and manipulation than the conventional voting methods.
Most states have established accessibility requirements and funded improvements to help facilitate accessible voting, and all states reported that they required local jurisdictions to offer alternative voting methods.
Fianna Fail should follow these useless machines on to the scrapheap and, with good old-fashioned voting methods, probably will.
Gateshead Council was one of 13 local authorities which held trials into different voting methods last May.
The May elections saw a number of trials of new voting methods, including voting by telephone or computer and electronic counting of ballot papers.
Traditional town hall election night looks like becoming a thing of the past as the Government introduces new voting methods.
How could the voting methods be improved or changed to ensure that everyone can cast a fair vote?
Longer commutes and workdays have lead many residents to opt out of traditional voting methods, choosing to mail in absentee ballots or cast electronic votes via touch-screen polling locations.
The BBC has systems in place across all our voting methods to ensure that duplicate votes are picked up and do not count towards the overall result.
It said the electorate should have a choice of voting methods in future after evaluations of the all-postal pilots at the June elections.
RRO also describes options for using alternative voting methods to assure that the intent of the voters is accurately represented.
McConnell told colleagues the Executive should ``be mindful of'' new electronic voting methods when they draw up future plans.