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Re: Secret ballot and RMS Resolution


On Thu, Apr 1, 2021 at 8:01 AM Kurt Roeckx <kurt@roeckx.be> wrote:
> This would be a vote I would also like to see as secret. The

Maybe a solution would be to offer two alternatives of each option on
the ballot—one as currently stated, and one that includes a secret
vote instruction to the secretary. It would require an explanation to
voters to clear up the confusion, but would result in the greatest

As an alternative, all delegates and the DPL could perhaps vote to
stay the release of voter identities until the electorate voted on the
matter. As a stop-gap solution conceived to head off a constitutional
crisis, it might work because there is no explicit promise of
timeliness in the constitutional part that reads "after the vote the
Project Secretary lists all the votes cast."

Unfortunately, neither alternative will comfort voters afraid of
reprisals, because there is no guarantee of privacy.

Kind regards
Felix Lechner

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