[E-voting] press release

David O'Callaghan david.ocallaghan at cs.tcd.ie
Tue Mar 16 13:28:43 GMT 2004


On Tue, 2004-03-16 at 13:15, Colm MacCarthaigh wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 16, 2004 at 08:13:39AM -0500, Éibhear wrote:
> > Really picking nits here, but....
> > 
> > --------- Original Message --------
> > From: Margaret McGaley <Margaret.McGaley at redbrick.dcu.ie>
> > > ICTE are currently preparing a submission for the Commission on Electronic
> > > Voting.
> > 
> > "ICTE is..." is the better way to put it.
> 
> Shouldn't Acronyms always be treated as if they were expanded for these
> purposes?

It depends on whether you want to treat "Irish Citizens for Trustworthy
Evoting" as the name of a group (like in "PETA¹ believes...") or
literally ("Some citizens are..."). I'd go for the singular.


David

¹People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals





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