Electronic Voting Is A Bad Idea

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Technology is created with the goal of making a tedious task simple. Electronic voting machines (EVMs) make the task of counting ballots, much easier. A system that was prone to human error and corruption, is now easy for voters to use, better at keeping votes private, and more secure from tampering. Voting is a right that all American citizens should feel comfortable in exercising. EVMs are very easily accessible by the majority of citizens. "Only 32% of Americans 59 and older were comfortable with electronic voting" (Electronic Voting Is A Bad Idead). These concerns are worth noting, and should be thought about when designing updates for the EVMs. However, widespread use of EVMs will show that they are a more secure replacement

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