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Cross-posted at Facing South -- your source for news, politics and trends in the South THANKS FOR REC'ING! Virginia has ...
by ProgressiveSouth
Comment Count 369 comments on Wed Oct 01, 2008 at 09:58 AM PDT with 948 Recommends
A 90 year old man who just happens to be the former Speaker of the US House was denied a voter ID according to Texas's new voter ID requirements. FORT WORTH — Former House Speaker Jim Wright was ...
by Heavy Mettle
Comment Count 188 comments on Sun Nov 03, 2013 at 08:33 AM PST with 644 Recommends
Cross-posted at Facing South As ...
by ProgressiveSouth
Comment Count 202 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2008 at 08:00 AM PDT with 596 Recommends
As some of you may know, I have been blogging about my adventures in voting over the last week, while also pointing out some of the problems others are having casting their vote in the city of ...
by zakandsantos
Comment Count 134 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 09:20 AM PDT with 526 Recommends
by John Campanelli
Comment Count 272 comments on Sat Feb 23, 2008 at 08:36 AM PST with 514 Recommends
The title to this article comes directly from ThinkProgress.org. I included BREAKING because it is important, but it actually happened yesterday. If you live in Ohio be certain to verify and double ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 97 comments on Thu Nov 01, 2012 at 09:05 AM PDT with 292 Recommends
The Supreme Court's worst nightmare. We've had plenty of coverage on today's Supreme Court decision gutting the Voting Rights ...
by kos
Comment Count 236 comments on Tue Jun 25, 2013 at 11:59 AM PDT with 175 Recommends
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, worrying that his Republican supporters may be too stupid to find his name in second position on the ballot, which is totally disenfranchisement.
by kos
Comment Count 76 comments on Thu Sep 18, 2014 at 09:11 AM PDT with 132 Recommends
Texas Sen. John Cornyn wants to win via disenfranchisement, not ideas. Meteor ...
by kos
Comment Count 50 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 12:40 PM PDT with 71 Recommends
Since the 2010 elections, the US has experienced a tsunami of harsh Republican-led laws attempting to take away the rights of women, workers, immigrants, under served, gays, elderly, non-profits, ...
by jnww
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Feb 07, 2012 at 07:21 AM PST with 68 Recommends
For a while now we’ve been keeping you informed of Project Vote’
by Project Vote
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Sep 08, 2008 at 05:07 PM PDT with 60 Recommends
Today we had a huge Enfranchisement Party in a lovely little pocket park - a neighborhood park with no name - in north Milwaukee. This was the park ...
by noise of rain
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Jun 18, 2011 at 07:35 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
This is what Hillary Clinton said about the Nevada caucuses while her political allies are suing the State Democratic Party for tyring to ensure just that. Because of the difficulty casino workers ...
by Jim in Chicago
Comment Count 113 comments on Sat Jan 12, 2008 at 06:39 PM PST with 58 Recommends
In Saturday's paper the New York Times falsely claimed that Rock the Vote was using the wrong address on their ...
by ChrisKennedy
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Oct 25, 2008 at 07:34 PM PDT with 53 Recommends
For a party that claims to speak for Americans, they sure are afraid of Americans voting.
by kos
Comment Count 42 comments on Fri Sep 27, 2013 at 11:20 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
Want to make sure this story gets broad coverage across the internet, because this could happen in other states and particularly in swing states. Michigan Republicans plan to ...
by Michigan Messenger
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed Sep 10, 2008 at 06:00 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
By Nathan Henderson-James Partisan efforts to keep up to 300,000 eligible Missouri citizens, mostly progressive-leaning voters from elderly and low-income demographics but also including such large ...
by Project Vote
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri May 16, 2008 at 11:09 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
Hillary Clinton stacked the deck to secure a primary nomination by Super Tuesday. The Clinton campaign considered February 5, 2008 as the "end of the campaign". A deliberate part of that plan ...
by JLFinch
Comment Count 36 comments on Fri Mar 28, 2008 at 06:42 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Hey buddy. I got your most recently forwarded e-mail earlier. It's a 13 minute embedded video, a screed once again attacking Barack Obama. Telling me that Obama is not "American enough", not "...
by jaf49
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2008 at 12:00 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
Editor's note: See update below. Drametra Brown grew up in Indianapolis, attended Broad Ripple High School, and spent most of her life in the city. Now 37 and a certified nursing assistant,
by Project Vote
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 12:23 PM PST with 34 Recommends