US academics recommend Australian-style paper ballots at elections
December 10, 2018
In the digital age, the fact Australians still vote using paper and pencils might seem a bit quaint, or even out of date.
But researchers both here and in the US say hand-written ballots are actually helping keep Australian elections secure.
They're recommending the US go back to paper-voting, though that seems unlikely.
And despite the evidence against electronic voting, the shift towards it is already underway here.