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USA Feds want e-voting source code disclosed

Thurles – After the debacle in Ireland about elecxtronic voting and the lack of and Audit trail etc. It comes as no surprise for me to read that in the USA

DeForest Soaries, chairman of the Election Assistance Commission (EAC), said disclosing the source code–the line-by-line instructions that comprise an electronic voting machine’s software–would help to restore public trust in the elections process. Vendors should not “have the right to keep this source code a secret,” Soaries told a dinner gathering of Maryland election officials.

Feds want e-voting source code disclosed