"Designed by Secretary of State Bruce McPherson to authenticate voter registrations has blocked otherwise valid registrations because of computer glitches, slight discrepancies in spelling or incomplete applications."
The problems have required registrars to contact voters -- a time-consuming process that is already taxing some counties facing elections next month.
San Diego County is racing to rectify rejected registrations in time for the April 11 special election to fill the seat vacated by convicted Rep. Randy "Duke" Cunningham."
http://www.latimes.com/... Updated: Debra Bowen, Candidate for Secretary of State of California, just posted this announcement: http://www.debrabowen.com/blog/?p=20
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