Mixed Reviews for New Voting Machines

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A woman tests out a new ballot scanning machine in Bedford Park
last month. (Photo by Jeanmarie Evelly)

??? So far, there's been both good and bad feedback about the Board of Election's new voting system that debuted today-a paper ballot and scanner to replace the traditional lever machines, which have been used in New York since the 1960s.

Mayor Bloomberg said this morning that the BOE's handling of the new system was “a royal screw-up,