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    Voting has become a vital part of our civic responsibility in the United States of America. The participation of citizens to vote allows them to decide whom they want to run our country. It gives them a voice in the electoral process, which is important because it ultimately affects their life. Although our government has changed and progressed over the years—women now have the right to vote, the right to vote begins at the age of eighteen, and any individual can vote regardless of race—there are still many controversies we face today. One of those controversies has to do with the voting process. Election officials are considering becoming fully dependent on electronic voting, yet the process lacks sufficient attention to transparency and reliability (Mebane, 2008). Touch-screen machines used in the election need to be improved because of possible risks from hackings, virus attacks that change total votes, and invasion of private votes all may cause inaccuracy in the results of…

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    seriously. Technology is expanding ever so vastly on a daily basis. Although, technology can be helpful it is also vulnerable. This concerns me in regards to presidential elections, and leaves me with the following questions; How easily can electronic votes be manipulated? How has technology contributed to the voting process? Finally, will elections ever be secure? Source code from the voting software used in our polling machines is floating all over the internet! (cite) To someone who is…

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    Our country is changing everyday, many people may disagree with that statment, but it is not false. Part of change has to do with technology. Technology has become such a big rule in our lives that we now do almost everything on it. I think it is a great idea for us to use electronic voting machines. Many people in America have disabilities, by using EMVs, it makes them being able to vote so much eaiser than not having EMVs. America is all about different people coming together and making…

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    As the world increases its dependence on technology, it is inevitable that this technology is brought into voting machines. Electronic voting machines are a relatively new invention which allow voters to vote via a computer rather than a ballot sheet. Some people are uncomfortable with electronic voting machines either because of fear that they can be hacked or because of lack of electronic literacy; however, electronic voting machines should be used because of their easier and more secure vote…

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    Voting Argument Analysis

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    As precedents follow through and the presidential election for the start of each term occur quarterly, the amount of people voting continues to decline. People have not been voting for who they want to represent them. And as the population continues to increase, the number of eligible voters increase as well, which should result in an overall larger amount of people voting. However, that is not the case as people don’t vote due to their belief that their votes don’t matter. The youth feel like…

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    Why Use Of E- Voting System? The use of Online voting makes the voting process effortless and beneficial for the voters to cast their vote through online and make them feel tranquil instead of coming to polling stations and cast their vote, It is the best way to the people who are disabled they can cast their vote through online without difficulty. The whole Election process can be ended quickly than the regular paper ballot elections. Risk factors like tempering the ballot boxes, casting the…

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    Emm Pros And Cons

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    In my opinon, i would have to agree that using EVMs are a great tool and should be used by all states. I say this only because in the passage it states that 20 percent of people with disabilities are less likely to vote, mostly from having no access there. Also i believe the goverment would have to make sure these EVMs are updated and unhackable. The hacking part may cause a major concern because its been happening so much in politics. If there is a way to put the EVMs on a private Wi-Fi that…

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    Almost anyone with television or Internet access can report feeling irritated by negative political advertisements. Although the targets are different, all negative ads aim to dissuade citizens from voting for a certain candidate by presenting negative information on him or her. The information may be factual, such as controversial policies they enacted, or closer in nature to high school gossip. Many argue that although messages of fear and negativity are persuasive, negativity can also…

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    Dkendrick Black Gov 2306 December 8th 2015 Voting Trends and Voting I.D. Laws In Texas And How They Affect Us What is voting? Voting is the means by which such expression is made, as a ballot, ticket, etc. We all have the right to vote for many things like political offices work/school things. Voting laws are essential in keeping that there is no fraud or illegal things go on during the voting process. Are voting id laws racist and discriminatory against minorities well the supreme…

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    There are three popular approaches to conveying messages to the vast voting age population that uses social media platforms: generating news, buying ads on social media sites, and person-to-person communication about politics (Electronic Mail, 2015). Specifically, get-out-the-vote messages delivered via an online social network has been tested to determine if it increases voter turnout. The study randomly assigned students students from a large public university to test the exposure to political…

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