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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - Jeffrey D. Levine
President Obama acknowledged millions of voters' frustration when he said that it was time to fix the long lines at voting stations that have become an Election Day blight in America. For inspiration, Obama may want to turn to Estonia, a tiny East European nation and staunch U.S. ally that allows its citizens to vote in the comfort of their homes — via the Internet.
Americans, he said, "are afraid of the creation of a very large national database. We don't have that yet, and there's a lot of resistance to it."
"For the United States, voting online is very problematic because (of) our lack of national ID cards, lack of some of the prerequisites that Estonia has implemented," Levine told The Associated Press.