November 09, 2008

"Fewer Paper Ballots Count"

The Columbus Dispatch offers this report, which begins: "Statistically, the chance of your vote not counting was 2 1/2 times higher in Franklin County if you used a paper ballot instead of voting electronically in this fall's election, a Dispatch analysis shows Critics of paper ballots say that discrepancy represents one of the little-noticed consequences of Ohios new early-voting system, which forces many voters to use paper ballots."

Posted by Rick Hasen at November 9, 2008 07:42 PM