Elections

Federal Judge Slams Republicans' Attempt to Deny Voting Rights to Thousands

Federal Judge Slams Republicans' Attempt to Deny Voting Rights to Thousands
Florida's Republican governor is seeking to overturn a voter-approved constitutional amendment giving those with nonviolent felony convictions the right to vote.
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The Right-Wing War on American Voters

The Right-Wing War on American Voters
"Let’s say this loud and clear—without voter suppression, Stacey Abrams would be the governor of Georgia, and Andrew Gillum is the governor of Florida. "
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As Bevin Refuses to Concede, Critics Warn Kentucky Republicans 'Totally Gearing Up to Steal' Election

As Bevin Refuses to Concede, Critics Warn Kentucky Republicans 'Totally Gearing Up to Steal' Election
"Pay attention. They're going to try to steal the Kentucky election right out in the open, in front of everyone."
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The Market for Voting Machines Is Broken. This Company Remains Dominant.

The Market for Voting Machines Is Broken. This Company Remains Dominant.
Half the country votes on machines made by ES&S. Many experts and election officials say the manufacturer remains dominant because there’s little government regulation and almost no oversight.
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Virginia GOP Sends Racist Mailer Attacking Democratic Incumbent

Virginia GOP Sends Racist Mailer Attacking Democratic Incumbent
“My opponent chose to present me as a criminal gang member and this is extremely racist."
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Clarence Thomas’ Wife Heads Right-Wing Campaign Project to 'Protect Trump'

Clarence Thomas’ Wife Heads Right-Wing Campaign Project to 'Protect Trump'
Conservative activist Virginia “Ginni” Thomas is launching yet another project to wage war on multiple fronts of America’s most heated cultural and political debates.
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North Carolina Republicans Caught Lying to Federal Court Over Election Rigging

North Carolina Republicans Caught Lying to Federal Court Over Election Rigging
North Carolina Republicans seem pretty desperate to do everything they can to rig district lines, even if it means lying and breaking the law.
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Texas Republicans Forced to Admit Their 'Voter Fraud' Panic Was a Lie

Texas Republicans Forced to Admit Their 'Voter Fraud' Panic Was a Lie
“State officials have wasted hundreds of thousands of dollars and struck fear and confusion into thousands of voters in order to pursue their voter suppression agenda."
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Trump Campaign Could Spend $400 million on Racist Facebook Ads

Trump Campaign Could Spend $400 million on Racist Facebook Ads
Trump’s reelection campaign plans to spend $400-500 million of his $1 billion campaign war chest on online, ads and much of that money will be used on racist Facebook advertising.
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New Hampshire Law Illegally Targets Young Voters Ahead of 2020 Primary

New Hampshire Law Illegally Targets Young Voters Ahead of 2020 Primary
Julie Ebenstein is a senior staff attorney for the Voting Rights Project at the ACLU
The New Hampshire 2020 primary is still almost a year away, but state legislators are already working to disenfranchise voters. HB 1264, a law set to go into effect in July 2019, will change the definition of what it means to be a “resident” of New Hampshire, forcing people with out-of-state driver’s licenses or car registrations to swi
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