|Difficult for Obama: Touch Screen Voting Machine|
The machine is a touch-screen device, designed for to be easy enough to use by the average McDonald's order taker. Obama, however, needed help from one of the poll workers.
"It took Obama about three or four minutes to go through the ballot, according to a White House pool report," according to The Hill, "which noted that a poll worker had to help the president finalize his vote, which took a few additional minutes." Obama also showed his photo I.D. before voting. There was no mention of him feel disenfranchised by having to produce identification to vote.