300 Million Dollar Debacle: The Los Angeles Electronic Voting Debut

By: Doug Ecks, Esq and Katherine McNenny

LA county switched from paper ballots to an electronic voting machines, the much vaunted $300,000,000 program.[1] Three hundred million dollars that could have put every homeless person, approximately 50,000 people in LA county in a $100 dollar hotel room for fifty nights. So what did the county get for this high price tag switch? If you guessed not…