February 4, 2008 By News Report
Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan today released a two-minute video for first-time voters -- and for those who need a refresher -- on what to expect when they go to the polls on Election Day.
This educational video includes a quick overview on a variety of Election Day topics including:
This is one of several efforts by Carnahan to help encourage voters across the state of Missouri to participate in the February 5, 2008, Presidential Primary. It is estimated by local election officials that nearly 28 percent of Missouri registered voters will take part as Missourians choose who they think is the best presidential nominee.
This Digital Communities white paper highlights discussions with IT officials in four counties that have adopted shared services models. Our aim was to learn about the obstacles these governments have faced when it comes to shared services and what it takes to overcome those roadblocks. We also spoke with several members of the IT industry who have thought long and hard about these issues. The paper offers some best practices for shared government-to-government services, but also points out challenges that government and industry still must overcome before this model gains widespread adoption.