Editorials: Florida elections imperiled by human error | Daily Commercial

August 13, 2015

With the 2016 presidential election on the horizon and the ghosts of elections past still haunting it, you would think Florida would have an acute sense for ensuring its voting processes are working smoothly and efficiently. A recent report, though, indicates the state still is operating like a ‘74 Gremlin. The state auditor general, an independent officer hired by the Legislature, recently identified seven weaknesses with Florida’s voter registration system, a computerized database of voter information. Read more: https://www.verifiedvoting.org/florida-elections-imperiled-by-human-error-daily-commercial/