TMP Podcast #4 – Who Voted for Joe Biden & What’s Counting Our Votes?

In this episode we use Maine’s Secretary of State Election data to look at the top 5 counties where Biden’s surge in support came from.  We also take a look at the vote tabulator machines use by over half of Maine’s communities and their known security issues.  Continue Reading Below for Episode Sources.



2020 Election Result Data:

Local, County & Statewide Presidential Results and Comparison

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Local, County & Statewide Down Ballot Results

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Maine Secretary of State November 2020 Election Data Source

Maine Secretary of State Past Election Results

Episode Sources:

ES&S DS200 Wireless Vulnerabilities

DS200 Operator Guide

DS200Tabulator & Ballot Testing Memo

Maine Municipalities: Method of Voting



Request to investigate ES&S for misrepresentations regarding EAC certification of voting machines with modems

How do Maine’s voting machines work? Can they be hacked?

National Institute of Standards and Technology: Network Considerations – Findings of Election Cybersecurity Working Group

Report prompts R.I. elections officials to examine security of voting systems

Election commission orders top voting machine vendor to correct misleading claims

Why the New ES&S Digital Scanner Should Not Be Certified

AP Exclusive: New election systems use vulnerable software

‘Online and vulnerable’: Experts find nearly three dozen U.S. voting systems connected to internet

Voting Machine Manufacturer Under Fire for False Advertising Claims

Top Voting Machine Vendor Admits It Installed Remote-Access Software on Systems Sold to States

How Easy-to-hack Voting Machines Endanger Democracy

Threatened by Anonymous, Symantec tells users to pull pcAnywhere’s plug

Voting Machine Company Admits Installing Vulnerable Remote-Access Software

U.S. Elections Assistance Commission: Formal Investigation Report

Is a Widely Adopted New Voting System Ready for 2020?

The Myth of the Hacker-Proof Voting Machine