Update on Complaints Against Illinois State Board of Elections

Update on Complaints Against Illinois State Board of Elections

VOTING SYSTEMS CHALLENGED, MOST OBJECTIVES ACHIEVED by DefendtheVote, ©2015 (Jun. 9, 2015) — At the end of May, the Illinois State Board of Elections met with Defend the Vote in a formal mediation process in an attempt to resolve Defend the Vote’s two HAVA (Help America Vote Act) complaints. Defend the Vote fully achieved one […]

Dominion (Sequoia) Continues to Profit from Uncertified Voting Equipment in Illinois

Dominion (Sequoia) Continues to Profit from Uncertified Voting Equipment in Illinois

“ILL-ADVISED DECISIONS” by DefendtheVote, ©2015 (May 1, 2015) — It might not surprise Chicago and Suburban Cook County voters to learn the Dominion/Sequoia WinEds system, comprised of the electronic voting machine called the Edge2Plus (AVC Edge) and the 400c central counting machine, failed to pass the error testing rate as mandated by HAVA (Help America Vote Act). More complaints […]

Election Fraud: Big Challenges in 2015 pb

Election Fraud:  Big Challenges in 2015 pb

UNCERTIFIED VOTING MACHINES, SAME-DAY VOTER REGISTRATION, FEDERAL HAVA COMPLAINT AMONG ITEMS TO BE ADDRESSED by Sharon Meroni, Executive Director, DefendtheVote (Jan. 15, 2015) — Happy New Year 2015! The New Year has arrived with some ill-conceived changes in Illinois election law in tow. Quinn’s final death blow to the security of the vote was dealt […]

Fighting Electronic Voting Fraud in Illinois – HAVA Complaint Filed

Fighting Electronic Voting Fraud in Illinois – HAVA Complaint Filed

“WE ARE LISTENING” by DefendtheVote, ©2014 (Nov. 3, 2014) — Sharon Meroni, Executive Director of Defend the Vote, filled a HAVA complaint against the Dominion/Sequoia electronic voting machines currently under fire in Suburban Cook County (Illinois) for switching votes from the Republicans to the Democrats.  Two complaints were filed on August 22nd, 2014.  These machines (Edge […]

Defend the Vote Files HAVA Complaint Against the Voting Machines in Chicago and Cook County

Defend the Vote Files HAVA Complaint Against the Voting Machines in Chicago and Cook County

WILL VOTE-FLIPPING REAPPEAR IN NEXT MONTH’S ELECTIONS? by DefendtheVote.com, ©2014 (Oct. 23, 2014) — Defend the Vote – via Sharon Meroni- filled a HAVA complaint against the Dominion/Sequoia electronic voting machines currently under fire in Suburban Cook County (Illinois) for switching votes from the Republicans to the Democrats.  We filed two complaints on August 22nd, […]

Eligibility Case Inexplicably Reassigned to Obama Appointee

BUT IS THE JUDGE DE FACTO OR DE JURE?  WHAT ABOUT OBAMA? by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 8, 2011) — In December 2008, Capt. Pamela Barnett (U.S. Army-Ret.) filed a complaint with the office of California Secretary of State Debra Bowen prior to the meeting of the Electors of the Electoral College.  In the complaint, Barnett […]

Cleaning up our elections process: voting machine errors are commonplace

RESEARCH ON VOTING MACHINES SHOWS THEY ARE EASILY SABOTAGED by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 17, 2010) — In 2006, three researchers from Princeton University completed a study which concluded that the Diebold AccuVote-TS voting machine is “vulnerable to a number of extremely serious attacks that undermine the accuracy and credibility of the vote counts it produces.” […]