Voting machines

March 13, 2019 - 2:09 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the South Carolina budget (all times local): 1:05 a.m. South Carolina House lawmakers are closer to approving a budget to fund the state government for the coming year. Legislators voted 112-1 in favor of the House's version of the $9 billion spending plan which...
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FILE - This Oct. 19, 2017, file photo shows a new voting machine which prints a paper record on display at a polling site in Conyers, Ga. Time and money are running short for states to replace aging or inadequate voting machines before the 2020 presidential primaries, according to a report released Tuesday, March 5, 2019. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
March 05, 2019 - 8:05 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Time and money are running short for states to replace aging or inadequate voting machines before the 2020 presidential primaries, according to a report released Tuesday. State and local election officials in 31 states say they want to replace their voting equipment before the...
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February 22, 2019 - 3:10 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Budget writers in the South Carolina House don't want the State Election Commission to have the final decision on choosing the state's new voting machines. The House Ways and Means committee agreed to transfer $40 million that could be used to buy new voting machines from the...
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February 21, 2019 - 5:10 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on a push for new voting equipment in Georgia (all times local): 5:00 p.m. A Georgia House committee has approved legislation that would move the state to new touchscreen voting machines that print a paper ballot, just hours after it was approved by a subcommittee. The...
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Lee Rogers
South Carolina Radio Network
January 24, 2019 - 10:12 am
JANUARY 24, 2019 BY RENEE SEXTON (South Carolina Radio Network) The head of the South Carolina Election Commission said the state’s new upgraded voting system will have paper ballots which offer tangible evidence of votes. Commission Executive Director Marci Andino told a Senate judiciary...
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Lee Rogers
South Carolina Radio Network
January 24, 2019 - 10:11 am
JANUARY 24, 2019 BY RENEE SEXTON (South Carolina Radio Network) The head of the South Carolina Election Commission said the state’s new upgraded voting system will have paper ballots which offer tangible evidence of votes. University of South Carolina computer science professor Dr. Duncan Buell...
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This May 22, 2018 photo shows a voter access card inserted in a voting reader during voting in the Georgia primary in Kennesaw, Ga. Georgia’s outdated election system has drawn criticism from cybersecurity experts and voting integrity advocates, and now a commission tasked with examining potential replacements is preparing to make recommendations to lawmakers. (AP Photo Mike Stewart)
January 01, 2019 - 8:56 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Changes may be ahead for Georgia's outdated and much-criticized election system. A commission tasked with examining potential replacements is preparing to make recommendations to lawmakers. Georgia's paperless system was closely scrutinized during last year's nationally watched...
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Congolese election commission officials seal the results of Sunday's elections in the St. Raphael school in the Limete district of Kinshasa, Monday Dec. 31, 2018. Forty million voters were registered for a presidential race plagued by years of delay and persistent rumors of lack of preparation. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
December 31, 2018 - 1:35 pm
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — As votes were counted Monday in Congo's long-delayed presidential election, the internet was cut across the vast Central African country in an apparent effort by the government to prevent social media speculation about the results after a day of balloting plagued by...
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Congolese voters wait at the St. Raphael school in the Limete district of Kinshasa Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018, for voter's listings that have not arrived. People had started to gather at 6am to cast their votes, and four hours later, vote had not started as the lists were not available. Forty million voters are registered for a presidential race plagued by years of delay and persistent rumors of lack of preparation. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
December 30, 2018 - 12:59 pm
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — The Latest on Congo's presidential election (all times local): 6:45 p.m. After closing time for Congo's election, at least one polling station was just preparing to open. The voting center at Les Anges school in Kinshasa had not opened during the day because it did not have...
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Hundreds of Congolese voters who have been waiting at the St. Raphael school in the Limete district of Kinshasa Sunday Dec. 30, 2018, storm the polling stations after the voters listings were finally posted five hours after the official start of voting. Forty million voters are registered for a presidential race plagued by years of delay and persistent rumors of lack of preparation. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
December 30, 2018 - 11:54 am
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Lengthy voting delays were reported across Congo on Sunday, marring the presidential election the country hoped would be its first peaceful, democratic transfer of power since independence in 1960. Election observers reported multiple problems around the vast Central African...
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