Comment: Make your vote count! Die Bold. Elections Systems soften blow.

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Make your vote count! Die Bold. Elections Systems soften blow.

Who Counts Your Vote?

http://www.essvote.com/HTML/about/about.html - ES&S website
http://www.state.nd.us/hava/news/pdf/2004/01092004.pdf - State of North Dakota website
http://www.onlinejournal.com/evoting/042804Landes/042804land...

80% of all U.S. votes (not just electronic) are counted by these two companies: Diebold and Elections Systems & Software, Inc. (ES&S)

www.sun-sentinel.com/news/elections/sfl-pn.pre.7a4oct30,0,40... - South Florida Sun-Sentinel
http://www.commondreams.org/views04/0225-05.htm
http://www.projectcensored.org/publications/2005/6.html

The president of Diebold and a vice president of ES&S are brothers.

http://www.usatoday.com/tech/news/computersecurity/2004-02-0... - USA Today: Bob Urosevich as president of Diebold Elections Systems
http://www.WantToKnow.info/001119usatoday - USA Today: Todd Urosevich as VP of ES&S
http://www.diebold.com/news/newsdisp.asp?id=3036 - Diebold website, Bob Urosevich president
http://www.WantToKnow.info/essurosevich - shows how to access original webpage on ES&S website, now removed, which lists Todd Urosevich as VP of Customer Support and Company Spokesperson

These two brothers founded American Information Systems (AIS), which later became ES&S

http://www.yesmagazine.org/article.asp?ID=683
http://www.sciencedaily.com/encyclopedia/diebold
http://www.commondreams.org/views04/0225-05.htm
http://www.onlinejournal.com/evoting/042804Landes/042804land...

Senator Chuck Hagel was chairman of ES&S precursor AIS. He became Senator in an upset victory based on votes counted by ES&S machines.

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