[E-voting] Joe on Eamon Dunphy on NewsTalk 106 at 7:05

Michael McMahon michael at hexmedia.com
Fri Apr 28 09:47:03 IST 2006


Margaret McGaley wrote:
> It's on the front page of the Irish Times today.
> http://www.ireland.com/newspaper/front/2006/0428/1190312100HM1VOTING.html
> (I'm not sure everyone will be able to access that link, or how long 
> it will be available.)
>
> To quote:
> 'The committee chairman, Michael Noonan of Fine Gael, said at the 
> report's launch that electronic voting was now "a dead duck". He said 
> a majority of TDs on the committee, including three members of Fianna 
> Fáil, believed the current system should be scrapped.'
>
> Apparently the PDs passed a motion at their annual conference calling 
> for the system to be scrapped in favour of paper ballots. Was that 
> reported widely? I completely missed it.
It wasn't widely reported maybe because they passed a similar motion at 
their conference
last year.

- Michael



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