Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez has announced that registered voters
may now get their voters
' IDs from the office of the election officer in their town or city where they are registered.
The notion that widespread voter
registration fraud exists is a long-standing obsession among many Republicans, who for the last few decades have fought virtually every innovation to help citizens overcome bureaucratic and logistical obstacles to exercise their fundamental right to vote.
They would also provide observers--such as political parties and voting-advocacy groups--a means to test the accuracy of the vote tallying as it takes place, all without violating voter
privacy, says computer scientist Ben Adida of Harvard University.
With most punch card systems, the voter
is dependent on a book, under which the punch card is inserted to remove the correct chad.
In the area of voter
outreach and education, we have a number of new initiatives.
But there's a lot more going on in the state, according to Alma Gonzalez, spokeswoman for the Voter
Protection Coalition in Florida and special counsel to the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees.
This is voter
organizing for my generation--a generation raised on hip-hop, Reaganomics and the Internet.
Stonewall has joined several other voter
mobilization groups--including the National Hip Hop Action Committee and the League of Pissed Off Voters
--in the Young Voter
Alliance, a group using its $1.
What was the voter
turnout for both age groups in 2000?
HOW IT WORKS: Using pencil or pen, voter
marks box next to candidate's name and drops choice in ballot box.
When the scanners fail, election workers in some states may create duplicate ballots or enhance the originals to clarify voter
What Robertson expected to do was rally his supporters, distribute some pro-Bush campaign literature disguised as voter
guides and maybe sway a few voters
along the way.
Minutes on propositions 1A-1E, and 83-89 - Video
The League is expanding its traditional set of voter
' guides, debates and voter
registration--with the launch of VOTE411 in September.
In Steal This Vote, Gumbel defines "stealing" as a broad, malleable concept that even extends to strategies aimed at influencing voter
beliefs and behavior.