27 Mar '16, 11am

Voting in the US election

The Democratic primary election in Arizona was a disaster. Some voters had to wait in line for 5 hours before they are allowed to vote. Many gave up due to the long queue. There were also disputes regarding who were eligible to vote. On the other hand, many people were allowed to vote early by sending in postal votes. These situations raise some interesting questions: a) How do the election commission check on the authenticity of the postal votes? b) Was it possible for another person to steal the voting paper and submit an unauthorized vote? c) How do the election commission check that the same voter did not submit more than one vote by using duplicate ballot papers? d) For people who vote in person, there has to be a way to verify who is eligible to vote and that this person did not vote many times? The big question is - why does the election commission not move to the w...

Full article: http://tankinlian.blogspot.com/2016/03/voting-in-us-elect...

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