“The anomalies and irregularities in Michigan are hardly exceptional. Voting systems in the United States are rife with problems, their methods often shoddily designed, their standards inconsistently applied. When you add the effects of human and machine error to those of massive disenfranchisement, our elections appear neither representative nor fair.” Rebecca Solnit.
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Sometimes I get the feeling that any one result – good or bad- is never the complete picture. We are lost in our perspective of battles and are never able to truly appreciate the big picture.