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There's an article about a pilot program to vote by mobile phone in one US state. It's a limited pilot only for overseas military.

It's an interesting idea - to secure votes via the blockchain.  There's a thread on twitter about whether it is really secure/using the blockchain.

But let's suppose it is. My understanding of blockchain is that there is a delay while the "algorithm" decides which block to write. So assuming it is really blockchain, doesn't that mean the clearinghouse can change the votes? If not, why not?
 
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A bit more technical perspective: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/08/07/voatz_west_virginia_voting_app/
 
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