"Auditing election results isn't just a good idea, it's absolutely essential in order to guarantee the integrity of our elections," said Secretary Merrill in a press release. "We don't just take the machine's word for it." -- Connecticut, 2012
Ron Rivest promotes legislation to audit elections. May 12, 2012.
In Toledo, OH
, a tech manager is fired for leaving 156 test votes on voting machines prior to the March 6 primary. In the 2010 General Election in SC we identified a few test votes left on iVotronics, but these did not cause the machines not to open. They also did not change the outcome of any race. April, 2012.