Polls Are Ineffective, So Why Do We Trust Them?

The 2016 presidential election is exposing a lot of the shortcomings in our democratic process and how bipartisan politics mixed with antiquated methods of voting have made for a rather corrupt current political climate. This is now being exposed as inaccurate polls are being released after the presidential debates. How much more will it take for people to realize that …

Voting Technology In the Press: Follow My Vote Featured on IVN

Check out our voting technology in the press! We were recently featured in an article on Independent Voter Network (IVN), a website dedicated to unfiltered, independent political news. “Follow My Vote is trying to offer an alternative solution to voting machines, and redefine how we look at elections,” according to  the author, Carson Bolter. He highlights many of the central flaws …

Birthplace of American Democracy Approves Online Voter Registration

Add Pennsylvania to the growing list of states that offer online voter registration. With this move, they become the 23rd state to offer an online registration system. Pennsylvania’s Secretary of State, Pedro Cortes, endorsed this move in a recent article, citing the cost savings and accessibility that online registration will provide eligible voters. He cites a recent study by the Pew Charitable Trusts …

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What We Learned At The Brennan Center For Justice Event: America’s Voting Technology Crisis

On Thursday, September 17th, we attended the Brennan Center for Justice event: America’s Voting Technology Crisis: Preparing for 2016 and Beyond. With the recent release of the report put out by the Brennan Center for Justice appropriately called America’s Voting Machines at Risk, it has become apparent that we need to talk about outdated voting machines and the future of voting …

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Why You Should Support Online Voting And Provably Honest Elections.

Support online voting with Follow My Vote! Currently we are pushing for both online voting and provably honest elections. We would like to ask all of our fans and followers to support online voting by joining our Follow My Vote supporters list! With this list we will know just how many people are with us!  Upon joining we will update …

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Poly Sci Professor and EECS Team Up to Provide Voting Technology Class

It is no surprise to us that the surge of interest in the electronic voting industry has sparked changes and advancements in many different verticals. The seriousness of the industry has caused major players in the Political Science and Education industries to take a major look at what is being considered a broken voting system.  Charles Stewart III and Ronald …