e-voting http://wkyufm.org en Under Amended E-Voting Bill, Kentucky Military Voters Would Have to Continue Mailing Ballots http://wkyufm.org/post/under-amended-e-voting-bill-kentucky-military-voters-would-have-continue-mailing-ballots <p>Kentucky military personnel could get their election ballots electronically—but the ballots would have to be printed and returned to county clerks via snail mail, under changes made to a bill Thursday in a state Senate committee meeting.</p><p>The bill—a priority for Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes—originally called for military personnel to be able to get and return ballots electronically.</p><p>Senate President Robert Stivers, the bill's sponsor, said concerns for the security of completed ballots returned electronically led him to amend it.</p><p>The bill, as amended, advanced Thursday through the Veterans, Military Affairs and Public Protection committee to the senate floor. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:48:06 +0000 26823 at http://wkyufm.org