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the Election Verification Project
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NOVEMBER 15, 2004
1:01 PM
CONTACT: Election Verification Project 
Faye Anderson,andersonatlarge@aol.com
718-369-6059 cell
 
Voting Rights Coalition Grades E-Voting, Calls for National Standards
 

WASHINGTON --November 15 -- News Advisory

What:

A national coalition of voting rights and computer security experts will hold a post-election press conference to provide a preliminary analysis of electronic voting problems and solutions, and their implications for increasing voters’ confidence in the legitimacy of elections.

Who:

-- Kim Alexander, California Voter Foundation

-- Lillie Coney, National Committee for Voting Integrity/Electronic Privacy Information Center

-- David Dill, Ph.D., Verified Voting Foundation

-- Will Doherty, Verified Voting Foundation/Election Incident Reporting System

-- Chellie Pingree, Common Cause

-- Matt Zimmerman, Electronic Frontier Foundation

When:

Thursday, Nov. 18, 10:30 a.m. to 12 Noon

Where:

Cabinet Room

Beacon Hotel and Corporate Quarters (formerly Governor’s House Hotel)

1615 Rhode Island Avenue, N.W.

Washington, D.C.

(Metro Stop: Dupont Circle or Farragut North)

The Election Verification Project is a coalition of technology, legal and voting rights organizations committed to promoting transparency and accountability in the voting process. The Project advances reforms that reduce computerized voting risks, and fosters public confidence in the integrity and accuracy of the electoral process.

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