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Washington: Online voting not coming soon, officials say

Washington: Online voting not coming soon, officials say | Jacob Mulliken/Messenger-Inquirer The discussion about a digitized polling system has election officials and experts throughout the nation stepping up to avoid a potentially crippling move for the American electoral system, said Secretary of State-elect Michael Adams. “I think concerns, especially surrounding hacking, are well-founded right now,” […]

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Blockchain-based elections would be a disaster for democracy

arsTECHNICA: If you talk to experts on election security (I studied with several of them in graduate school) they’ll tell you that we’re nowhere close to being ready for online voting. “Mobile voting is a horrific idea,” said election security expert Joe Hall when I asked him about a West Virginia experiment with blockchain-based mobile voting back in August.

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