[IWE] Voting Machines. Again.

Peter Whysall iwe@warhead.org.uk
Mon, 15 Jan 2007 11:31:57 -0000

Good morning, everyone. 

Another Monday, another e-voting conundrum.

You can't look at the source code:


But it is possible that the machines in question cannot be shown to have
been properly tested:


How does the one square with the other? 

Is there any reasonable defence for this kind of nonsense? Is there any
rationale beyond convenience for giving away transparency in the electoral

Further, what is the justification for allowing trade secrets into the
fundament of American democracy?


Peter Whysall
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