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As voters head to polls, reports of
problems start pouring in (Video)

Yahoo! News, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:crabam, 11/6/2012 4:54:12 PM

An unexpected glitch almost caused one central Pennsylvania voter to cast his ballot for the wrong candidate, highlighting concerns about voter fraud in a number of states on an already tense Election Day. The Election Protection coalition, for instance, has reported ballot scanning problems in Ohio in Cleveland, Dayton, and Toledo. "I initially selected Obama but Romney was highlighted," writes Centralpavote on YouTube, of the glitch in central Pennsylvania. "I assumed it was being picky so I de-selected Romney and tried Obama again, this time more carefully, and still got Romney."

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Please watch the video. This situation could easily be reversed. This is scary.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: killerbee, 11/6/2012 4:59:18 PM     (No. 8993107)

The situation has been reversed. It's been happening since last week, but always with Romney votes being switched to Obama. That Yahoo is finally writing about it when someone claims it happened the other way around is typical. And risible.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 11/6/2012 5:00:07 PM     (No. 8993112)

After all the stories this week out of PA and OH of machines registering a vote for Obama instead of Rommney, even though Rommney was picked, I guess the dems thought they had better find an instance of the reverse. Not buying this video.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mickturn, 11/6/2012 5:01:01 PM     (No. 8993115)

Well this proves the voting machines DiBold built are junk...or the software is being manipulated by inside operatives.

Why not have voting over the internet by certificate verified to be in the possession of 1 person. ANyone voting someone else could be easily found and put in prison...One person, one vote. The technology is there. We need to remove the fraud in our entire election process.

How do those without computers vote, same polling place but the machines are dumb browsers that only do 1 thing...you have to scan in your certificate to vote and it only does it once! Certs are sent to 'live' registered voters, no dead voting, no double/tripple voting, no nuthing!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 11/6/2012 5:01:17 PM     (No. 8993116)

Here is the link. Funny a quick read of the article and it was all about Republicans cheating. The video only shows the guys finger on the screen, it could have been filmed in a warehouse.

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/ticket/watch-glitch-voting-machine-pennsylvania-171806481--election.html

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Persecutor2, 11/6/2012 5:07:58 PM     (No. 8993138)

Where was Yahoo when voting machines in SC and Ohio were defaulting to Obama during the last couple days? And If some mochines are defaulting to Romney, I'm actually a bit comforted--makes it look like more of a glitch than fraud, and it should even out.
Well, looks like the article is gone--wonder why that happened?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: crimea river, 11/6/2012 5:34:50 PM     (No. 8993217)

The new CEO of Yahoo! is a major Øbama bundler. Hell will freeze before you see a video showing a voter pushing Romney and Øbama lighting up.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: Phil_hk, 11/6/2012 5:49:40 PM     (No. 8993241)

I agree with #3

It would solve the voter fraud issue. It quiet the silly "Voter ID is suppressing votes" The Voter ID is even already there - the Social Security Number.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 11/6/2012 9:06:37 PM     (No. 8994043)

I was surprised that there were no handicapped accommodations at my precinct.



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