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assistant United States attorney
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at large
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attest
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attorney general
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audio ballot A ballot in which a set of offices is presented to the voter in spoken, rather than written, form.
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audio function with headset and earphones
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audio-tactile interface (ATI) Voter interface designed to not require visual reading of a ballot. Audio is used to convey information to the voter and sensitive tactile controls allow the voter to communicate ballot selections to the voting system.
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audit Systematic, independent, documented process for obtaining records, statements of fact or other relevant information and assessing them objectively to determine the extent to which specified requirements are fulfilled.
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audit capacity
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audit process
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audit trail
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audit trail for direct-recording equipment Paper printout of votes cast, produced by direct-recording electronic (DRE) voting machines, which election officials may use to cross-check electronically tabulated totals.
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auditor
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auditor-controller
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authority

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