Texas (Voting) Two-step?

Free registration is required to read the New York Times story links. “Electronic voting machines have become a hot button issue this election year, with many computer scientists and privacy activists trying to raise concerns about machine security and the prospect of election tampering….The issues are complicated, but New York Times columnist David Pogue has done a nice job of sorting some of them out in his last two weekly e-mail columns, of July 8 and July 15. He tries particularly to figure out whether the security risks are as great as computer scientists have claimed–a big sticking point in these discussions.”