It's tough all over | Arkansas Blog

Friday, May 12, 2006

It's tough all over

Posted By on Fri, May 12, 2006 at 5:52 AM

The country isn't ready for the touch-screen voting machines mandated by federal law, it becomes more evident. Or, more accurately, the machines aren't yet ready for the country.

 Arkansas went with ESS, one of the two major makers of the machinery, and it has been having a series of problems with the supplier. The alternative? NY Times reports that Diebold the other major machine manufacter, and which bid on Arkansas's work, is plagued by  serious security concerns.

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