Voting machines

Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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Tony Romeo
February 20, 2020 - 4:00 am
Faced with a grilling by lawmakers, Pennsylvania’s top elections official says she has "high confidence" in new voting machines being rolled out across the state. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
November 05, 2019 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia voters will be confronted with new machines when they go to the polls Tuesday. They'll also have a lengthy ballot to select from. Read more here.
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Philadelphia's new voting machines.
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Pat Loeb
October 28, 2019 - 3:05 pm
Philadelphia's new voting machines will get their first major test on election day next Tuesday, but there's still time to try them out before you use them to cast your vote.
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Jim Melwert
October 27, 2019 - 9:01 am
Officials in Delaware County have picked their new voting machines. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
September 25, 2019 - 6:21 pm
Philly's city controller has concluded a five-month investigation of the $29 million contract for new voting machines. She said the process was flawed but the company had done nothing that warranted a continued hold on paying for them.
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Jim Melwert
August 19, 2019 - 6:02 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Bucks County is holding a public demonstration of new voting machine options Monday night. Voters will be able to try out the different machines, talk to the vendors and give feedback to county officials who will make the decision. This evening’s demonstration is...
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In this June 13, 2019, photo, Steve Marcinkus, an Investigator with the Office of the City Commissioners, demonstrates the ExpressVote XL voting machine at the Reading Terminal Market in Philadelphia.
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July 13, 2019 - 11:31 am
By Tami Abdollah Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Pennsylvania's message was clear: The state was taking a big step to keep its elections from being hacked in 2020. Last April, its top election official told counties they had to update their systems. So far, nearly 60% have taken action, with $14...
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It’s been a week since Pennsylvania’s primary election day, giving Montgomery County officials some time to digest feedback on the new paper-ballot voting machines.
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Jim Melwert
July 09, 2019 - 4:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Less than a week after Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed a sweeping election reform bill that would have helped counties pay for new voting machines, he’s saying the state will issue a $90 million bond. But Republicans in the state legislature beg to differ. Late last month, the...
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It’s been a week since Pennsylvania’s primary election day, giving Montgomery County officials some time to digest feedback on the new paper-ballot voting machines.
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Jim Melwert
May 28, 2019 - 5:01 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It’s been a week since Pennsylvania’s primary election day, giving Montgomery County officials some time to digest feedback on the new paper-ballot voting machines. “We expected a certain amount of grumbling," said Montgomery County elections board chief...
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Voting booths at Starr Garden Rec Center at Sixth and Lombard streets.
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Paul Kurtz
May 21, 2019 - 5:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Security is always a top priority on Election Day. In Center City and South Philadelphia, there were the usual reports of clunky voting machines. But it was a much bigger problem in the 63rd Ward polling place where all the machines went down for a short time on...
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