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DRE

(in the US) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) direct recording electronic: a system of voting in elections in which voters enter choices using an electronic device such as a touch screen
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For more information about the DRE Financial Literacy Outreach Program, please go to the DRE's web site www.
The DRE has some practical tips for homeowners who want some practical guidance in obtaining a loan modification with their lender.
Through the acquisition, DRE will gain the financial support and expertise of a large, national company focused on providing energy services.
In August 2014, the Comelec Advisory Council (CAC) recommended to the Comelec the use of the DRE as a secondary technology and to pilot-test it in an area with at least one voting center covering a minimum of 20,000 voters.
Prostate cancer is most commonly discovered today because of an elevated PSA or abnormal DRE or as an incidental histopathological finding on a transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) specimen.
An examiner could also judge a prostate to be suspicious for cancer on DRE on the basis of other criteria (including asymmetry).
Of the 569 Gleason grade 7 or above prostate cancers detected, 56 (10%) were detected by DRE alone, Dr.
In recent elections in Virginia and California, officials were not able to report results from electronic voting systems until well after polls had closed because of DRE problems.
As Congress considers proposals relating to DREs, salient issues might include the lack of information about DRE security, especially in relation to other systems and other components of election integrity; potential conflicts with HAVA requirements that might be associated with the proposals; how those proposals might impact voter confidence; and what impacts they might have on future innovation.
Grimes says he's been fighting with the DRE for two-and-a-half years because of the Knowles complaints -- one of which, he says, concerned a newspaper with which he has never done business.
The reliability of the totals spat out by the DRE systems is dependent on the validity of their internal audit trails and "ballot images," which can be rigged.