Nothing to see here…

Move along…

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Martha Alligood helps a voter with curbside voting

 

A Craven County voter says he had a near miss at the polls on Thursday when an electronic voting machine completed his straight-party ticket for the opposite of what he intended.

Sam Laughinghouse of New Bern said he pushed the button to vote Republican in all races, but the voting machine screen displayed a ballot with all Democrats checked. He cleared the screen and tried again with the same result, he said. Then he asked for and received help from election staff.

“They pushed it twice and the same thing happened,” Laughinghouse said. “That was four times in a row. The fifth time they pushed it…

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2 Responses to “Nothing to see here…”

  1. Joe Says:

    That is why I ALWAYS double check my shit. I volunteered last year to work the polls, trying to get someone there younger than 250. They were so gracious, thanked me for offerring to help out and told me they would contact me soon to get trained etc.

    Then I went to get my ballot. When I selected the republican choice, they took my volunteer form and dropped it in the trash.

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