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RECALL: Why can’t petitions be online?

Letter by Ernest J. LaChapelle, Fircrest on March 7, 2011 at 10:27 am | 5 Comments »
March 7, 2011 1:11 pm

In reading the recent article about the Dale Washam recall, I was struck by the fact the state and county are still requiring paper petitions. It seems with so much now being done online that the signature process could be done online. It would also allow a faster verifictation of voter registration.

If this seems too much, too soon, the IRS is doing it for e-filing and refunds, so the method is out there, it just needs the powers that be to implement it.

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