Election Defense Alliance aggregator http://electiondefensealliance.org/?q=Newsfeed Election Defense Alliance - aggregated feeds en EDA RSS Newsfeed: <b>Electronic Voting Machines</b> <b>...</b> - Protect Our <b>Elections</b> http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~3/Do7qgnSENdM/url You are here<b>Electronic Voting Machines</b> <b>...</b> but some may wonder, if a hacker can gain access to the election <b>voting</b> system, how secure are <b>elections</b> anyway? <b>...</b><br><a style="color:#228822" href="http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://www.protectourelections.org/index.php%3Fq%3Dtaxonomy/term/47&ct=ga&cad=CAcQARgBIAEoBDAAOABAi6Xe8ARIAlgAYgVlbi1VUw&cd=bOQqWfJZf74&usg=AFQjCNHb1Ai8YXP7QhlRtfckpzuKKx7Cfg" title="http://www.protectourelections.org/index.php?q=taxonomy/term/47">www.protectourelections.org/index.php?q=taxonomy/term/47</a><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~4/Do7qgnSENdM" height="1" width="1"/> Wed, 13 Jul 2011 10:57:48 -0700 EDA RSS Newsfeed: Wisconsin: Democracy in our hands - The Free Press -- Independent <b>...</b> http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~3/JNSj0R0sl-o/url They are to be done on the same <b>electronic voting machines</b> that could have <b>....</b> could have hand-counted <b>paper ballots elections</b>, if they choose to do so. <b>...</b><br><a style="color:#228822" href="http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://freepress.org/departments/display/19/2011/4216&ct=ga&cad=CAcQARgBIAEoBDAAOABAi6Xe8ARIAlgAYgVlbi1VUw&cd=bOQqWfJZf74&usg=AFQjCNGAhJoFpeyNMgewJKdACmzWTgH4ZQ" title="http://freepress.org/departments/display/19/2011/4216">freepress.org/departments/display/19/2011/4216</a><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~4/JNSj0R0sl-o" height="1" width="1"/> Wed, 13 Jul 2011 10:57:38 -0700 EDA RSS Newsfeed: Texas Supreme Court tosses NAACP challenge of <b>electronic voting</b> http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~3/kHPmoENOB8Y/url <b>...</b> organizations supporting verifiable <b>elections</b>, a Verified <b>Voting</b> Foundation project <b>...</b> The plaintiffs maintained that because the <b>electronic voting</b> <b>machines</b> don't have a <b>...</b> Tennessee needs reliable <b>paper ballots</b>. April 26, 2011 <b>...</b><br><a style="color:#228822" href="http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://www.verifiedvotingfoundation.org/article.php%3Fid%3D6821&ct=ga&cad=CAcQARgBIAEoBDAAOABAruzr8ARIAlgAYgVlbi1VUw&cd=-BjtxJlYiqg&usg=AFQjCNGqHq0dH-R7bXEJ9xTaF1NI1piAIA" title="http://www.verifiedvotingfoundation.org/article.php?id=6821">www.verifiedvotingfoundation.org/article.php?id=6821</a><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~4/kHPmoENOB8Y" height="1" width="1"/> Wed, 13 Jul 2011 10:56:56 -0700 EDA RSS Newsfeed: Hacking the recalls: Why we must have hand - The Free Press <b>...</b> http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~3/PnLufXttLYo/url Hacking the recalls: Why we must have hand-counted <b>paper ballots</b> and <b>...</b> You will never view our <b>elections</b> or <b>electronic voting machines</b> the same way again. <b>...</b><br><a style="color:#228822" href="http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://freepress.org/departments/display/19/2011/4230&ct=ga&cad=CAcQARgBIAEoBDAAOABAgejz8ARIAlgAYgVlbi1VUw&cd=8jbN6FjYOBg&usg=AFQjCNEDFnzW3b6QVwI0Fd4qd43WsrOpPw" title="http://freepress.org/departments/display/19/2011/4230">freepress.org/departments/display/19/2011/4230</a><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~4/PnLufXttLYo" height="1" width="1"/> Wed, 13 Jul 2011 10:56:48 -0700 EDA RSS Newsfeed: Speak With EFF Attorneys in Las Vegas About Your Security Research http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~3/xOqbBfE1tvw/speak-eff-attorneys-las-vegas-security-research <p>Are you planning to be in Las Vegas during <a href="https://www.blackhat.com">Black Hat</a>, <a href="https://www.defcon.org">DEF CON</a>, and <a href="http://www.securitybsides.com/w/page/36939448/BSidesLasVegas">BSidesLasVegas</a> next month? EFF attorneys are available to provide legal information to security researchers about issues such as reverse engineering, vulnerability reporting, copyright, and free speech. </p> <p>If you have concerns about security research you plan to present in Las Vegas, <a href="mailto:info@eff.org">let us know</a> by <b>Friday, July 15</b>. To set up a less time-sensitive appointment to speak with us at Black Hat, please <a href="mailto:info@eff.org">contact us</a> by <b>Friday, July 22</b>. If we can't assist you, we'll make every effort to put you in touch with an attorney who can.</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~4/xOqbBfE1tvw" height="1" width="1"/> Fri, 08 Jul 2011 14:46:52 -0700 EDA RSS Newsfeed: Voting Modernization Board: Selling Surplus Voting Equipment http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~3/Hg8BJ6MXWiU/11045km.pdf Several counties have inquired about selling surplus direct recording electronic and/or touchscreen voting machines. While counties do not need explicit permission from the Voting Modernization Board to sell surplus machines, we wanted you to be aware of how the proceeds from the sale of any machines should be handled.<div> <a href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/AdvisoriesToCountyElectionsOfficials?a=6tEPBjGpzvo:WCnzX_iENNU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/AdvisoriesToCountyElectionsOfficials?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></a> <a href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/AdvisoriesToCountyElectionsOfficials?a=6tEPBjGpzvo:WCnzX_iENNU:63t7Ie-LG7Y"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/AdvisoriesToCountyElectionsOfficials?d=63t7Ie-LG7Y" border="0"></a> <a href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/AdvisoriesToCountyElectionsOfficials?a=6tEPBjGpzvo:WCnzX_iENNU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/AdvisoriesToCountyElectionsOfficials?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/AdvisoriesToCountyElectionsOfficials/~4/6tEPBjGpzvo" height="1" width="1"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/EDA-Newsfeed/~4/Hg8BJ6MXWiU" height="1" width="1"/> Thu, 07 Jul 2011 15:48:25 -0700 EAC: EAC announces winners of grants to recruit college poll workers http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/eac-announces-winners-of-grants-to-recruit-college-poll-workers-1 <p>EAC has awarded grants to 14 institutions of higher education and one nonprofit organization to recruit students to serve as poll workers in the 2010 federal election. <a href="../News/eac-announces-winners-of-grants-to-recruit-college-poll-workers-1/base_view">Read more</a></p> Tue, 01 Jun 2010 12:37:37 -0700 EAC: More Connecticut reports for Voting System Clearinghouse http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/more-connecticut-reports-for-voting-system-clearinghouse <p>Connecticut has submitted three more reports to EAC's Voting System Reports Clearinghouse. <a href="../program-areas/research-resources-and-reports/copy_of_docs/state-local-voting-system-reports">Read these and other reports</a>.</p> Tue, 25 May 2010 14:29:01 -0700 EAC: May 27 EAC public meeting canceled http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/may-27-eac-public-meeting-canceled <p>Due to illness, the public meeting on Thursday, May 27, is canceled. Meeting agenda items will be addressed in a future EAC public meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience.</p> Tue, 25 May 2010 13:21:56 -0700 EAC: View comments on UOCAVA Pilot Program Testing Requirements and Manual http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/view-comments-on-uocava-pilot-program-testing-requirements-and-manual <p>Download comments from the public <a href="../program-areas/voting-systems/military-and-overseas-voting-pilot-project/uocava-pilot-program-testing-requirements-comments-submitted">here</a>.</p> Tue, 25 May 2010 10:19:55 -0700 EAC: EAC extends deadline for Military Heroes Grant http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/military-heroes-grant-deadline-extended <p>EAC has extended the Military Heroes Grant deadline to July 28, 2010. For more information, read the updated <a href="../program-areas/grants/docs/2010-military-heroes-initiative.pdf/attachment_download/file">grant notice</a>.</p> Fri, 21 May 2010 06:12:51 -0700 EAC: EAC public meeting is May 27, 2010 http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/eac-public-meeting-is-may-27-2010 <p>Topics: maintenance of expenditure policy; clearinghouse policy; NVRA regulations; election management guidelines. See the <a href="../News/meetings/05-27-10-public-meeting">agenda and notice</a> for additional information.</p> Tue, 18 May 2010 16:17:58 -0700 EAC: EAC issues new funding advisory opinions http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/eac-issues-new-funding-advisory-opinions <p><p dir="ltr">The commission has four new funding advisory opinions: FAO-09-005 (MT); FAO-10-001 (OR); FAO-10-002 (TN); FAO-10-003 (NY). <a href="../program-areas/grants/hava/advisories/advisories">Read more</a>.</p></p> Wed, 12 May 2010 17:09:52 -0700 EAC: Comments on draft maintenance of expenditure policy http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/comments-on-draft-maintenance-of-expenditure-policy <p>EAC held a comment period for its draft maintenance of expenditure policy, which ended April 19, 2010. Read theĀ <a href="../News/comments-on-draft-maintenance-of-expenditure-policy">comments</a>.</p> Mon, 10 May 2010 13:43:05 -0700 EAC: EAC issues voter guides in Native American and Alaska Native languages http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/eac-issues-voter-guides-in-native-america-and-alaska-native-languages <p>Citizens who speak Cherokee, Dakota, Navajo and Yup'ik, the most commonly spoken Native American and Alaska Native languages in the U.S., will now have access to federal election voter guides in their native languages. <a href="../News/press/eac-issues-voter-guides-in-native-american-and-alaska-native-languages/base_view">Read more</a></p> Fri, 07 May 2010 11:31:43 -0700 EAC: EAC publishes comments on draft UOCAVA Pilot Program Testing Requirements http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/eac-publishes-comments-on-draft-uocava-pilot-program-testing-requirements <p>EAC has posted comments submitted by the public on the draft UOCAVA Pilot Program Testing Requirements. These activities are in accordance with the MOVE Act, passed by Congress in 2009. <a href="../program-areas/voting-systems/military-and-overseas-voting-pilot-project">Read more</a>.</p> Fri, 07 May 2010 10:07:43 -0700 EAC: EAC salutes election officials and poll workers in honor of Public Service Recognition Week http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/eac-salutes-election-officials-and-poll-workers-in-honor-of-public-service-recognition-week <p>EAC lauded the service of the legions of election officials and poll workers across the nation that make it possible for eligible voters to cast a vote for their candidate and to know their vote counted. <a href="../News/press/eac-salutes-election-officials-and-poll-workers-in-honor-of-public-service-recognition-week/base_view">Read more</a></p> Wed, 05 May 2010 12:44:25 -0700 EAC: EAC's work to assist military and overseas voters http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/eacs-work-to-assist-military-and-overseas-voters <p>EAC has several projects underway designed to better serve military and overseas citizens who register and vote absentee under the provisions of the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA). This includes Draft UOCAVA Pilot Program Testing Requirements and a Draft Voting System Pilot Program Testing & Certification Manual. There is also a new Report to Congress on EAC's Efforts to Establish Guidelines for Remote Electronic Absentee Voting Systems. <a href="../program-areas/voting-systems/military-and-overseas-voting-pilot-project">Read more</a>.</p><p> </p> Mon, 03 May 2010 14:12:07 -0700 EAC: EAC military heroes grant seeks to advance voting process for injured service members http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/eac-military-heroes-grant-seeks-to-advance-voting-process-for-injured-service-members <p>EAC is pleased to announce the Military Heroes Initiative, a $500,000 two-year grant aimed at advancing voting technology and processes for recently injured military personnel. <a href="../News/press/eac-military-heroes-grant-seeks-to-advance-voting-process-for-injured-military-personnel/base_view">Read more</a></p> Mon, 03 May 2010 07:23:48 -0700 EAC: Standards Board virtual meeting starts today http://www.eac.gov/blog-postings/standards-board-virtual-meeting-starts-today <p>The EAC Standards Board will have an opportunity to publicly comment on EAC's draft Recounts and Contests study May 3-14. The public is invited to observe the comments. Go <a href="../document-review/standards-board-meeting-room/EAC%20Recounts%20and%20Contests%20Study/Recounts%20and%20Contests%20Study/">here </a>to enter the meeting room.</p> Mon, 03 May 2010 05:49:13 -0700