Republican Supports the Paper Trail
Check out this story in today's Sarasota Herald Tribune. Ron Reagan, R-Bradenton, is ready to consider requiring a paper trail for electronic votes. [No, Reagan is not related to the former president; but thegoodseed predicts that other bloggers will not be able to resist writing a better headline.] Reagan, the new chairman of the Florida House Ethics and Elections Committee, doubts that anything went wrong in the 2004 election, but he would be OK with requiring a paper trail if that would reassure skeptics of the electronic voting system.