Electronic voting is the latest device to make sure that elections are free and fair, but new technology means new opportunities for rigging the outcome. Is partisanship a worse threat than incompetence and mismanagement? Are ID cards needed to prevent voter fraud? Plus, an update on the Esperanza Fire in California’s Riverside County, and the New Jersey Supreme Court gives gay rights new prominence on the campaign trail.
Will Next Month's Elections Be Free and Fair?
From this Episode:
NJ Ruling on Gay Marriage Fuels Election Campaigns
The New Jersey Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that same-sex couples have the same legal rights and financial benefits as heterosexual couples, but said legalizing gay...
Arson Becomes Murder in Southern California's Esperanza Fire
Four firefighters are dead and another is fighting for his life combating the so-called " Esperanza Fire " in Southern California's Riverside County. Officials say that...