November 1st, 2006

Rose Petals: the breakfast of kings

Who besides we?

Who besides Kristy and I has voted absentee or early this year? Kristy and I voted absentee days and days ago. To be fair, one big reason is that Kristy will be absent, and who knows if it will be a bad day for me. It probably makes little difference in my district, too; we aren’t going to be Ohio-polling-lined here, although the Bushists in ’04 did sent their glaring troll vote-challenger to make trouble if possible. (Seriously, the guy glared, and I laughed at him.)
Apollo 4 on column of fire

'More allegations of Voter Fraud--and guess which party it favors'

http://www.crooksandliars.com/2006/11/01/more-allegations-of-voter-fraud-and-guess-which-party-it-favors/

KFDM, Beaumont, TX:

Early voting runs through Friday, November 3rd.

KFDM continues to get complaints from Jefferson County voters who say the electronic voting machines are not registering their votes correctly.
Friday night, KFDM reported about people who had cast straight Democratic ticket ballots, but the touch-screen machines indicated they had voted a straight Republican ticket.

Some of those voters including Lamar University professor, Dr. Bruce Drury, believe the problem is a programming error.

Saturday, KFDM spoke to another voter who says it's not just happening with straight ticket voting, he says it's happening on individual races as well, Jerry Stopher told us when he voted for a Democrat, the Republican's name was highlighted.…