The House got a brand new electronic voting system this summer

FedScoop: Since August, members of the House of Representatives have been recording their votes from snazzy new electronic voting machines on the House floor.

“Every component inside the new one is new,” Robert Reeves, deputy clerk of the House, told the audience of a Bulk Data Task Force meeting at the Cannon House office building Thursday.

“We actually started this project about three years ago,” Reeves said. And now, after two years in development, the machines are “completely remodeled.”

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