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Comment: This is not a partisan issue (Score 1) 819 819

The article didn't mention if the results skewed the election one way or the other. In fact, it just pointed out that the machines were incredibly error-prone.

If the machine powered down every time someone voted for Kerry, that would be one thing, but there's nothing in the report that shows that happened.

Personally, I find it surprising that a machine cannot be constructed to perform the simple task of recording votes in this day and age. The old punch card voting machines are more reliable.

God helps them that themselves. -- Benjamin Franklin, "Poor Richard's Almanac"

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