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California Association of Clerks and Election Officials (CACEO) Biography

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

“The Parallel Monitoring Program implemented by the Secretary of State provided a method of randomly verifying the accuracy of voting equipment in DRE counties. This program was implemented using no county staff, and verified that DREs performed with 100% accuracy.”

“Letter to Governor Schwarzenegger To Oppose SB 370,” California Voter Foundation website, Sep. 1, 2005

Description:

Organization of county election officials and clerks established in 1908 to deal with election related issues in California

Mission:

“To maintain the public record and promote public confidence in the administration of elections, and the functions of the County Clerk, the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors and the court system. Further, to develop a high standard of proficiency, uniformity of practice and procedures in these disciplines; and to support and facilitate in a nonpartisan manner, legislation to further these objectives.”

From the organization’s website (accessed Oct. 4, 2006)

Other:
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