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Applied sciences and engineering/Computer science

Paper voting systems that can be audited are the best way to ensure the accuracy of elections, but in many jurisdictions in the United States, recounting cast ballots is not possible, according to experts at the 44th annual AAAS Forum on Science & Technology Policy.

Computer scientists, cryptologists, statisticians and other experts share a number of concerns about voting technology, election security, and the verifiability of election results.