Md. Machines Seek Vote of Confidence

By David
August 25, 2004

Judge to Hear Activists’ Demand For Paper Trail on Electronic Ballots

When critics of electronic voting machines warn of Maryland becoming another Florida, with the potential for hundreds if not thousands of lost votes this fall, State Elections Administrator Linda H. Lamone shudders.

[…] But today, Lamone finds the touch-screen system she has championed under attack as an Anne Arundel County judge begins a three-day hearing to determine, among other things, whether elections officials should be forced to provide a paper trail that can verify the results […]”

SOURCE: Washington Post [free registration required]