Post Tagged with: "voter suppression"

Fox News’ Andrea Tantaros: ‘Do We Really Want Everybody Voting?’ (VIDEO)

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What would happen if everybody voted? Conservatives frame their opposition to mandatory voting as a matter of freedom, but is there a deeper reason?

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Arab Voters Seem Poised To Beat Netanyahu’s Bigoted Party In Israeli Election

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Can we finally say goodbye to the greatest threat to Middle Eastern peace since George W. Bush was elected in 2000?

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Now Obama’s Selma Speech Has Upset A WSJ ‘Expert’ (VIDEO)

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WSJ columnist Kimberly Strassel claimed that President Obama was wrong for discussing voting rights in his #Selma50 speech. Does she not know what they were marching for?

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This Is What Happens When Voting Is Easy, And Why Republicans Hate It

Oregon voters turned out and progressives won big.

In the red tide of the midterms, there were a few bright spots for Democrats.

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Still Think Your Vote Doesn’t Count After Losing The Senate? Here’s Why You’re Wrong

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Progress ALWAYS wins in the end and I’m in it for the long haul. Are you?

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Georgia Republican Secretary Of State’s Voter Information Website Suspiciously Inaccessible On Election Day

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If you woke up today in Georgia hoping to vote in the correct polling place, you likely had to find a different source because you had a hard time accessing the voter information website created by Republican Secretary of State Jack Kemp.

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Mitch McConnell Commits Election Fraud As Grimes Files Lawsuit Calling For Investigation (PHOTOS)

Mitch McConnell Commits Election Fraud As Grimes Files Lawsuit Calling For Investigation (PHOTOS)

This is the part where Fox News would be whining about voter intimidation and calling for severe punishment if McConnell were a Democrat.

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Tens Of Thousands Of Unprocessed Democratic Voter Registrations Prompt Lawsuit In Georgia

Tens Of Thousands Of Unprocessed Democratic Voter Registrations Prompt Lawsuit In Georgia

And still, Republicans insist that they are not trying to block Democratic voters.

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Next Time Someone Tells You Voter ID Laws Won’t Keep People From Voting, Show Them THIS! (Image)

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Still think voter ID laws won’t keep people from voting? Ask the 608,470 Texas voters who lack the required birth certificates and fees.

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Texas Voter Suppression Law Blocked By Obama Appointed Judge

Texas Voter Suppression Law Blocked By Obama Appointed Judge

Republicans are already shopping around for a friendly conservative judge to uphold their blatant voter suppression laws.

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Republican Scheme To Steal Kansas Election Fails, Might Cost Them Control Of The Senate

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Republicans are hard at work openly and aggressively trying to rig an election. It’s not going so well for them.

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Reports Of Republican Victory Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

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The bottom line is, Republican control of the Senate is far from guaranteed and even if they do win, it could turn out to be the worst thing that could have ever happened to them.

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Study Finds Only 31 Cases Of Actual Voter Fraud In 14 Years

Study Finds Only 31 Cases Of Actual Voter Fraud In 14 Years

Will Republicans EVER admit they’re lying through their teeth?

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Koch Brothers Group Caught Blatantly Lying To Voters About Voter Registration In West Virginia

Koch Brothers Group Caught Blatantly Lying To Voters About Voter Registration In West Virginia

The Koch controlled Americans for Prosperity sent West Virginia voters in at least eight counties misleading literature regarding the validity of their registration in an apparent effort to confuse voters.

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North Carolina Republican Calls It Quits With GOP, Joins Democratic Party

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In a shocking turn-about, Jason Thigpen — an NC House candidate and decorated war hero — dumped the GOP and switched to the Democratic party. Here’s why.

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Racist Precinct Chair Interviewed On ‘The Daily Show’ Forced To Resign His Position (VIDEO)

Racist Precinct Chair Interviewed On ‘The Daily Show’ Forced To Resign His Position (VIDEO)

The Daily Show exposed a racist GOP precinct chair in North Carolinia, forcing him to resign. It would be a public service if they could take on the rest.

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Virginia Set To Elect A Democrat As Governor, GOP Voter Suppression Efforts Undone

Virginia Set To Elect A Democrat As Governor, GOP Voter Suppression Efforts Undone

The Republican Party’s dreams of voter suppression in the vital swing state of Virginia are going down in flames as Ken Cuccinelli flails in the polls.

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Two States Find Another Way To Effect Voter Suppression

Two States Find Another Way To Effect Voter Suppression

The Supreme Court barred Arizona from requiring proof of citizenship for federal elections. In order to get around that restriction in most of their elections, Arizona is setting up a two tier system. They will have a separate registration system for state and local elections that will require proof of […]

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Nevada GOP Leader Admits He Doesn’t Want Minorities And Young People To Vote (AUDIO)

Nevada GOP Leader Admits He Doesn’t Want Minorities And Young People To Vote (AUDIO)

In case you still think that Republicans push voter identification and other suppression laws because they’re worried about voter fraud.

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Democratic Push For Voting Reform In All 50 States Has GOP Frothing At The Mouth

The GOP couldn't be more transparent about their real concern -- and it isn't voter fraud. Their attempts at voter suppression add up to a naked power grab.

The GOP couldn’t be more transparent about their real concern — and it isn’t voter fraud. Their attempts at voter suppression add up to a naked power grab.

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