Last updated on: 2/22/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

AVANTE International Technology, Inc. Biography

Position:
Pro to the question "Do Electronic Voting Machines Improve the Voting Process?"
Reasoning:

“One of the elections held using the AVANTE Vote-Trakker (an electronic voting machine) with voter verified paper audit trail was in Sacramento County in the 2002 General Election. It was the first time in California and U.S. election history that 0% residual vote [percentage of spoiled ballots] was achieved.”

Testimony by company’s CEO before the Secretary of State of California, Apr. 21, 2004

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

Information technology company.

Mission:

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Other:
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Quoted in:
  1. Do Electronic Voting Machines Allow for Meaningful Audits?
  2. Do Voter Verified Paper Audit Trails Disenfranchise Disabled Voters and Language Minorities?
  3. Should Source Code for Electronic Voting Machines Be Publicly Available?