Comment: You're missing the point

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You're missing the point

This isn't just about the Ron Paul campaign - it's about ensuring that the voting system itself is fair and accurate. Do a little research on the Diebold machines that are used to count the votes and with very little effort you should be able to find the reasons why this is so important.

There is no more important issue, when you get down to it, than ensuring that the elections themselves are fair, tranparent and just. Without that, you don't live in a democracy, and it's that which is fuelling this recount.

I donated to it because the technology which has been introduced in recent years moves us backwards instead of forwards. What's wrong with paper ballots, counted in full view of the public? Surely it's better to be right than quick, and if this investigation shows serious errors then that's a major tick in favour of the class action lawsuit currently underway to remove all this suspect technology and get the voting system itself back to where it should be.

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Live Free or Die - Amen to that

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Live Free or Die - Amen to that