Election Officials Defend Tests on E-Voting Machines

Federal election officials on defended their procedures for evaluating laboratories that test e-voting machines, which have attracted allegations of secrecy and slipshod management. At the U.S. Election Assistance Commission's first public meeting of 2007 here, three commissioners emphasized what they characterized as efforts at transparency and rigorous oversight for laboratories that have sought federal certification.

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