Watch this short interview by Thom Hartmann with my friend and colleague Karen McKim of Wisconsin Election Integrity, discussing the miscounts of votes in the 2016 presidential election in Wisconsin. In one county, over 30% of votes were discovered to have been miscounted — and the county certified the election anyway! These are basically the […]
Finally, really great reporting at the NY Times on election security.
“Michael Wines, who covers election issues for the Times, said that what stood out to him was the vulnerability of the nation’s vast Rube Goldberg election system. Elections, he explained, “are run by understaffed, underfinanced and sometimes undertrained local officials, serviced by outside contractors who may or may not be well vetted, conducted with equipment and software that may or may not be secure.”
And Matthew Rosenberg, who covers national security issues for the Times, discovered that the intelligence community’s conclusion — that the Election Day vote was not hacked — was extremely limited in scope.”
Read the full story at the NY Times website: