30 July 2004

GOP apologizes over voting flier; glossy mailer warns against touch-screens

Mark Hollis, Christy McKerney and Jeremy Milarsky
July 30 2004

An embarrassed state Republican Party apologized Thursday for a GOP campaign brochure that urged voters to use absentee ballots, undermining efforts by Gov. Jeb Bush and Secretary of State Glenda Hood to inspire confidence in new touch-screen voting machines.

Democratic Party officials and several civil rights groups eagerly pounced on the flier as either a laughable foul-up or a sign that maybe Republican leaders also question the reliability of the ATM-like equipment.


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