Information provided to the voter during the voting session that describes the procedure for executing a ballot. Such material may (but need not) appear directly on the ballot.
ADvancing States was founded in 1964 under the name National Association of State Units on Aging (NASUA). In 2019, the association changed its name to ADvancing States. Today, ADvancing States represents the nation’s 56 state and territorial agencies on aging and disabilities and long-term services and supports directors. ADvancing States supports visionary leadership, the advancement…
A voting system that tabulates ballots from multiple precincts at a central location. Voted ballots are placed into secure storage at the polling place. Stored ballots are transported or transmitted to a central counting place which produces the vote count report.
The Disabled Community needs a seat at the table. Voting. Running for office. Access to public meetings and spaces. We need to act to make this happen at every level. Voting is a Disability Issue Only 55.9% of all eligible voters with disabilities voted in the 2016 election. Voters with learning disabilities need time to…
A user who has a tendency to embrace new technology before the majority.
The social model of disability contrasts with what is called the medical model of disability. According to the medical model of disability, ‘disability’ is a health condition dealt with by medical professionals. People with disability are thought to be different to ‘what is normal’or abnormal. ‘Disability’ is seen ‘to be a problem of the individual….
Document detailing the process for identifying, controlling and managing various released items (such as code, hardware and documentation).