Fraud? More ballots for Romney show Obama

October 31, 2012 7:13 pm  

(Marion Star) – Joan Stevens was one of several early voters at the polls on Monday. But when Stevens tried to cast her ballot for president, she noticed a problem.

Upon selecting “Mitt Romney” on the electronic touch screen, Barack Obama’s name lit up.

It took Stevens three tries before her selection was accurately recorded.

The Tea Party asks you to commit like never before — donate now to Expose ‘America’s Fraud President’ To American Households!

“You want to vote for who you want to vote for, and when you can’t it’s irritating,” Stevens said.

Stevens said she alerted Jackie Smith, a board of elections member who was present. Smith declined to comment, but Stevens says she mentioned that the machine had been having problems all day.

Stevens also reported the issue to Sophia Rogers, the director of the board of elections for Marion County.

Rogers said the machine worked fine when she and others tried voting on it. No one else had reported problems with the voting machines malfunctioning.

Rogers suggested the issue may have been caused by not hitting the button directly or tapping with more than one finger. Stevens was aware the machine had to be operated a certain way.

“I know how to do the voting,” Stevens said.

Despite no problems with that particular machine, Rogers decided to take all precautions. She contacted the vendor and had them inspect the device.

“Because of her issue, we had that machine recalibrated,” Rogers said. “I am certain the equipment works properly.”

Rogers said that those still skeptic about using the electronic stations have the option of filling out a paper ballot, even voting from home and mailing via absentee ballot.

Voting in-person is open daily to all voters at 222 West Center Street through Election Day on November 6. All qualified Ohio voters can also submit an absentee ballot by filling out a form found at the Marion elections website at marionelections.com

http://www.marionstar.com/article/20121031/NEWS03/310310009/Problem-found-board-elections?nclick_check=1

NEWT: Emails prove Obama bailed on Benghazi rescue?
POLL: Obama dominates Romney -- in Russia...

Top Stories

Joe Miller Determined to Unseat Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski (Breitbart) - Joe Miller is hoping once again to snatch a U.S. Senate seat from incumbent liberal Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, but this time he’s...
Assemblyman Who Committed Suicide Wins Primary (Democrat and Chronicle) - The death of state Assemblyman William Nojay by suicide Friday did not prevent him from winning a Republican Party primar...
Greenspan Worries That ‘Crazies’ Will Undermine the U.S. Syst... (Bloomberg) - Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan voiced concern that the U.S. economic and political system could be undermined by what he...
2021: The United Shariah States of America Andrew Thorp King looks ahead to when caliphate is 'world's lone superpower' (WND) - The Jordanian journalist Fouad Hussein warned us. Spelled it a...
Veteran Arizona Sheriff Defeats Three in Republican Primary (Reuters) - The Arizona sheriff famous for his tough stance on illegal immigration and keeping jail inmates in tents easily won his Republican primary...
McCain In Fight of His Political Life (Washington Post) - After 30 years in the Senate, during which he transformed himself from war hero into political icon, John McCain now finds himself...

Comments


Please help us stay spam-free. Mouse over a spam post and click the X to report spam.