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This Is Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

The United States will have a President in a couple of hours, and the war is hot between Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton. If the chicken wings loving country would want a different president, it could have been that. But for now, the choice is limited to Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. 

Be it whatever or whosoever, it's been many years of the presidential campaigns, but there's one thing that has not changed over all these years. It's the traditional voting system. You will be amazed to find out that the country still uses Ballot paper for voting. But why is the ballot paper still prevalent in the US?

P.S. Don't say you prefer Donald Trump over Hillary. I am eagerly waiting too, so you know the excitement.  

This Is Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

This Is Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

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I know the VS game is high at its peak and we are waiting to hear about the President. 

Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

Will you mind noticing, how exactly the voting is done in the United States? 

Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

Yes, you see that right! 

Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

Paper ballots it is. 

Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

Do you know the reason why? 

Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

We have the reasons here for you. 

1. Security. 

Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

Reports say that Americans feel safer when they use Ballot papers, unlike Indians who have electronic voting machines. 

2. Cut down the cost of the machines and their upgrades. 

Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

The report also says that e- voting is highly preferred because of the cost it comes with and the up gradation the machines need time to time. 

3. Because it is their dear old system. 

Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

The report also tells that the very reason why Americans go for Ballot paper is that it has been there for years- the system for polling and analysis. 

Considering that Americans use highly advanced electronics, the logics don't really stand tall. 

Why The First World Country America Uses Paper Ballots For Elections

Though the old traditional way has been around for quite some time now, let's just accept it the way it is. 

Which method is better according to you?

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