Video shows Mississippi voting machine malfunction changes vote; user advises voters to pay attention at polls today
Published 11:26 am Tuesday, August 27, 2019
A Mississippi voter posted a video Tuesday morning that seemed to show an electronic voting machine changing the candidate selected in the Mississippi Republican runoff for governor.
Facebook user Sally Kate Walker posted the video showing a man’s finger clicking to select candidate Bill Waller Jr., but the machine recording the vote for Tate Reeves instead.
“Let’s see here. Nope. It is not letting me vote for who I want to vote for,” the man voting says in the video as he repeatedly clicks the screen.
Watch the video here:
Ummmm…. seems legit, Mississippi.
As if you needed another reason to VOTE!
Posted by Sally Kate Walker on Tuesday, August 27, 2019
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The man posted on Facebook that poll workers eventually managed to get the machine to function correctly and his vote appeared to have been cast for his preferred candidate.