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Response to Wisconsin Grassroots Network Letter of November 2, 2012

Priority: 
Timely Attention Required
Date: 
November 2, 2012
To: 
Wisconsin County Clerks
To: 
Wisconsin Municipal Clerks
To: 
City of Milwaukee Election Commission
To: 
Milwaukee County Election Commission
From: 
Kevin J. Kennedy
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Several clerks have requested guidance regarding an email communication from the Wisconsin Grassroots Network. The email includes statements asserting and implying that the statutory procedures for machine counting of ballots may be unreliable or insecure, statements which the Government Accountability Board (G.A.B.) strongly disputes. While the G.A.B. appreciates the interest of citizens in the voting process, the G.A.B. offers the following guidance and directives in response to this communication.