In this interview with Matea Gold (on Koch’s friendship and partnership with Michael Lomax of the United Negro College Fund): The two do not see to eye to eye on many issues, including when it comes to voter identification laws. … Continue reading ?
Donald Trump’s presidential candidacy might seem like a joke—a dark, sad performance piece meant to reveal the ugly id of American voters—but the Democratic National Committee is taking the bid seriously. Trump is, after all, leading the current GOP field by an impressive margin. Read more...
Fox 2 News Headlines Detroit Issues Municipal ID CardIT IS CLEAR that issues that are ginned up to "Evil-ize" the enemy (the demand for photo id) can be turned into an altruistic act, IF the Progressive Fundamentalists are in support...Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_234162" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Image Credit: Shutterstock[/caption] A new CNN/ORC Poll released on Sunday, finds that only 30% of registered voters feel their views are well represented by the government in Washington. Show More Summary
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WASHINGTON -- Voting rights advocates were at least somewhat pleased when the North Carolina General Assembly unexpectedly voted in June to modify the state's strict requirement that voters present government-issued photo ID at the polls. Show More Summary
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WRAL investigates. … Continue reading ?
Ari Berman dispatch for The Nation on the North Carolina voter id trial. … Continue reading ?
On Sunday’s Meet the Press, Chuck Todd used to tragic murders in Charleston, South Carolina to question Governor Nikki Haley about her support for voter ID laws in her state.
An argument by association isn't a valid argument. It's a dodge.
The Star reports. … Continue reading ?
Texas Tribune: A voting rights bill introduced in Congress last week would subject Texas elections to new levels of federal scrutiny, but it would not invalidate the state’s controversial 2011 voter photo ID law that helped inspire it…. Asked whether … Continue reading ?
On Monday, I noted a small error in Justice Ginsburg’s AZ redistricting commission that a reader pointed out to me. When a similar thing happened with the Texas voter id case, Justice Ginsburg promptly corrected the error and announced it, … Continue reading ?
As the Free Beacon reported: “Hillary Clinton’s top campaign lawyer is behind a multi-state push challenging voter identification laws implemented in recent years, efforts that are expected to reach numerous other states ahead of the 2016 elections.” “Marc Elias, a top campaign lawyer for Hillary Clinton and a partner at the Washington, D.C., law firm […]
"We don't always find state legislators saying, 'We're going to suppress the African American vote or the Latino vote.' But there are things that are quite discriminatory in voting that occur on a regular basis," said Senior Attorney...Show More Summary
On Wednesday, CNN Newsroom host Carol Costello and Democratic strategist Paul Begala attacked both the GOP and Jeb Bush for their positions on voter ID laws. Costello dismissed Republican voter ID concerns by asserting that there “are...Show More Summary
Release: Today, as Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) introduce the Voting Rights Advancement Act (VRAA) on the eve of the second anniversary of Shelby County v. Holder, the Campaign Legal Center is releasing a short film … Continue reading ?