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** [https://www.upi.com/Archives/1988/11/17/Personality-SpotlightNEWLNNew-Hampshires-high-tech-Gov-John-Sununu/5490595746000/ ''UPI'', "Personality Spotlight: New Hampshire's high-tech Gov. John Sununu", 1988/11/17]
 
** [https://www.upi.com/Archives/1988/11/17/Personality-SpotlightNEWLNNew-Hampshires-high-tech-Gov-John-Sununu/5490595746000/ ''UPI'', "Personality Spotlight: New Hampshire's high-tech Gov. John Sununu", 1988/11/17]
 
** [https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/business/1989/05/15/all-the-presidents-pcs-from-sununu-on-down-ibms-reign-wanes/ffcf09c2-f68c-4318-8a5d-b75424252047/ ''Washington Post'', "ALL THE PRESIDENT'S PCS FROM SUNUNU ON DOWN, IBM'S REIGN WANES", 1989/05/15] - mentions that Sununu was indeed a computer engineer: "Sununu, an engineer, is an old hand at computers, having done programming on mainframes back when it was entered on punch cards. When he was governor of New Hampshire, he had an IBM AT, which he used to download budget and purchasing data from the state's mainframe system. Sununu used a Lotus 1-2-3 spreadsheet to analyze the numbers."
 
** [https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/business/1989/05/15/all-the-presidents-pcs-from-sununu-on-down-ibms-reign-wanes/ffcf09c2-f68c-4318-8a5d-b75424252047/ ''Washington Post'', "ALL THE PRESIDENT'S PCS FROM SUNUNU ON DOWN, IBM'S REIGN WANES", 1989/05/15] - mentions that Sununu was indeed a computer engineer: "Sununu, an engineer, is an old hand at computers, having done programming on mainframes back when it was entered on punch cards. When he was governor of New Hampshire, he had an IBM AT, which he used to download budget and purchasing data from the state's mainframe system. Sununu used a Lotus 1-2-3 spreadsheet to analyze the numbers."
* [http://dissidentvoice.org/Articles/Landes_VNS-Suspicion.htm Lynn Landes, "Suspicion Surrounds Voter News Service", 2003/01/20] - speculation about the reason for VNS closing after the 2002 election
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* Exit poll suspicion
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** [http://www.thelandesreport.com/exitpolls.htm Compilation of articles by Lynn Landes about exit polls]
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** [http://dissidentvoice.org/Articles/Landes_VNS-Suspicion.htm Lynn Landes, "Suspicion Surrounds Voter News Service", 2003/01/20] - speculation about the reason for VNS closing after the 2002 election
 
* [http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/12213-americas-media-just-made-vote-rigging-easier Victoria Collier explains in 2012 how Internet election reporting changed VNS's game]
 
* [http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/12213-americas-media-just-made-vote-rigging-easier Victoria Collier explains in 2012 how Internet election reporting changed VNS's game]

Revision as of 03:26, 3 November 2018

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History

Corporate ancestors

News Election Services

In 1964, one year after the JFK assassination, an election reporting consortium called News Election Services (NES) was founded.

Voter Research and Surveys

Merger into VNS

[1]

2000 election

Dissolution in 2002

Employees

Executive director: ..., Bill Headline, ...

Controversies

Vote rigging suspicion

CIA connection

Exit polls

References

  1. Bill Headline interview by Victoria Collier, 2000/05/20

External links