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  • With massive errors in voter rolls, states move to data sharing, online registration

    02/14/2012 1:27:16 PM PST · by Hunton Peck · 4 replies ^ | February 14, 2012 | Kathleen Foster
    An antiquated voter registration system is to blame for listing 1.8 million dead people as registered "active" voters in the United States, the Pew Center on the States concludes in a new study that shows millions of mistakes in voter rolls across the nation and recommends online sign-up. The study found 24 million voter registrations, or one out of every eight, were no longer valid or are significantly inaccurate. Beside the nearly 2 million dead potential voters, 12 million registrations had the wrong address and 2.75 million voters were registered in more than one state. "The system has been using...