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A man votes at a public school - New York, NY - Nov 2, 2010 - Photo: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images

Ballot Issues, Privacy Concerns Hamper NYC Polling Places

Election Day is a true test, in a highly-anticipated midterm election, of how efficiently voters are actually able to use a pencil on paper ballots in combination with new electronic scanners. The results were mixed.


Polling Machines (credit: CBS 2)

Elections Official Discusses Polling Problems, Solutions

New York City’s Board of Elections said it fixed the many problems that plagued the primaries back in September. J.C. Polanco, one of the Board’s 10 commissioners, is here to explain how.


Polling Machine (credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Firing At Board Of Elections Won’t Affect Midterm

The Board’s commissioners voted out Executive Director George Gonzalez after a series of problems with a new computerized voting system and the ballots prepared for the general election.


NYC Elections Board Fires Executive Director

NEW YORK (AP/WCBS 880/1010 WINS) — The embattled New York City Board of Elections has fired its new executive director, one week before Election Day.