To:††††† Governmental Operations Committee

††††††††††† Technology in Government Committee

††††††††††† New York City Council


From:Rick Schwab


Date:†† January 29, 2007


Hello, My name is Rick Schwab, andI am a citizen of New York City. I thank you for allowing me to speak here today.


Please pass Resolution 131 immediately!By passing Resolution 131 you protect our precious democracy here in New York and set an example for all of America to follow on how to solve this vitally important issue.


Donít let computer voting machines get into New York! LETíS GET THIS RESOLUTION PASSED NOW!