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Touchscreen voting machine problems slow election count in 7 precincts

...coordinator Lauri Wilson said several Diebold touchscreen machines in Southeast Alaska...there are many systematic problems with Diebold machines that have been identified in...of the touchscreen machine. They say Diebold's touch screen machines may be insecure...
My turn: Will every vote be counted correctly?

...nonpartisan think tank's report details how Diebold's optical scan and touch screen machines Alaska has two of these systems: 1) Diebold optical scanners, and 2) Diebold touch screen machines with voter verified paper...
My Turn: Stakes in state election could invite trouble could be Alaska's association with Diebold, Inc. Alaska's optical scanners were...from Global Election Systems in 1998, but Diebold bought out Global a couple of years ago. Diebold, which controls half the nation's voting...
State rejects Dems' demand for vote data

...Alaska races from 2004, Brown said. Diebold Election Systems provided Alaska's electronic...said elections director Whitney Brown. Diebold maintains its voting systems produce accurate...numerous close races, said Mark Radke, Diebold director of marketing. However, elections...
Digital voting machines a bad idea

...Nationally, states are buying digital voting machines, mainly from Diebold, to meet the requirements of the Help America Vote Act (HAVA...that the technology was "unreliable and subject to abuse." Diebold claims that its own internal testing processes should be enough...
Alaska editorial: Elections shouldn't be shrouded in secrecy

...the state's electronic voting system, Diebold Elections Systems, waived any proprietary...but it's not persuasive. First, Diebold's track record is not pure as the driven...Democrats have raised enough questions and Diebold has made enough headlines to evoke that...
Touchscreens are out for this election

...purchased the machines made by Ohio-based Diebold Election Systems, she said. The state picked Diebold for compatibility, because the company...feature would allow blind voters to use the Diebold machines and vote in private for the first...
State plans to turn over 2004 voting files to the Democrats and could not be made public. But Diebold Election Systems Inc., which provided...release of the database files," said Diebold spokesman David Bear. "This allows the...discrepancies and are impossible to decipher. Diebold's touch-screen voting machines have...
Paper trail needed to safeguard voting system

...polling location is to get at least one Accu-Vote TS - the very Diebold machine found to have security vulnerabilities that could endanger...the study's authors successfully perpetrated against the Diebold system. If Alaska is to use these machines, it is imperative...
Boycott voting machines

...prohibitive. Here's why a boycott is warranted. Alaska's Division of Elections bought touch screen voting machines from Diebold to comply with new federal law to prevent discrimination against handicapped voters. These machines do not have a verifiable...


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