April 3, 2013

Editorial | In Search of a Vote of Confidence

Well, at least we know we’re not crazy. We’ve been complaining for years about the voting machines used in South Carolina, pointing out that they’re – in the words of a 2007 Ohio study – “buggy, unstable and exploitable.” We’ve seen batteries fail, broken or misprogrammed machines delay voting and votes go uncounted in Horry County. If this is really the best option South Carolina voters have right now, it’s time to start thinking about other options.

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