Democrats, introduce bill to expand voting rights including online registration

PresidentPresident Obama and Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga

Cedric Richmond, 170 other Democrats, introduce bill to expand voting rights including online registration >by: Bruce Alpert  Sunday, 03/22/2015 | NOLA.com | Note Worthy Re-Post 04/04/2015 9:00:30 AM Over 170 House Democrats, including Cedric Richmond of New Orleans, introduced new voting rights legislation Thursday (March 19) that would allow people to register to vote online and via the telephone. The bill also would make it unlawful to hinder, interfere, or prevent another […]

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Spotlight: Pastors Saying ‘Stay Home On Election Day’

Pastors Saying ‘Stay Home On Election Day’ Dishonor Civil Rights Pioneer John Lewis >by David Badash on September 17, 2012 | John Lewis Some Black pastors are telling their congregations to stay home on election day, because of President Obama’s support for same-sex marriage, and because they don’t trust Mitt Romney’s Mormon religion, according to news reports today. But those who counsel their congregants to do so are risking repeal of […]

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Spotlight: Pastors Saying ‘Stay Home On Election Day’

Pastors Saying ‘Stay Home On Election Day’ Dishonor Civil Rights Pioneer John Lewis >by David Badash on September 17, 2012 | John Lewis Some Black pastors are telling their congregations to stay home on election day, because of President Obama’s support for same-sex marriage, and because they don’t trust Mitt Romney’s Mormon religion, according to news reports today. But those who counsel their congregants to do so are risking repeal of […]

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