Alabama Proves Voter ID Laws Are Racist

  Alabama Proves Voter ID Laws Are Racist – Political Moll >by: Matthew Jensen |October 2, 2015 9:27 am |RePost: 10/25/2015 7:31:40 AM| Before gutting the Voting Rights Act, Chief Justice John Roberts asked if “the citizens of the South are more racist than the citizens of the North?” It didn’t take that long for him to get his answer. In 2013, the Supreme Court struck down key provisions of […]

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Reform Gerrymandering – The New Civil Rights Movement

"What we see now is too often a troubling reality in which politicians choose their voters instead of voters picking their elected officials," said Rep. Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., a lead sponsor of legislation she says would create "a more transparent electoral process."(Photo: Carolyn Kaster, AP)

House Democrats Introduce A Bill To Reform Gerrymandering – The New Civil Rights Movement   >by: Jean Ann Esselink | May 14, 2015 3:52 PM | Noteworthy RePost: 05/16/2015 4:21:44 AM | “What we see now is too often a troubling reality in which politicians choose their voters instead of voters picking their elected officials.” – Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) A group of 19 House Democrats have signed onto a […]

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Highlight: Ohio Faces Vote-Rigging Lawsuit

As Ohio Faces Vote-Rigging Lawsuit, Are Dems, Liberals, Election Officials Ready to Safeguard Votes? >by Art Levine | Contributing Editor, The Washington Monthly | Posted: 11/02/2012 5:35 pm | There’s mounting fall-out from reports, first broken by The Free Press, that a Mitt Romney-linked company owns the Hart Intercivic voting machines used in key counties in Colorado, Ohio and other states. The stories have stoked new fears about a “stolen” […]

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BREAKING: Federal Judge Blocks Florida Voter Suppression Law

>by Scott Keyes on May 31, 2012 at 5:10 pm | A federal judge blocked much of Florida’s year-old voter suppression law today as an unconstitutional infringement on speech and voting rights. Last year, the Republican-held Florida legislature passed HB 1355, which imposed harsh new restrictions on third-party voter registration groups, requiring them to turn in completed registration forms 48 hours — to the minute — after completion, or face […]

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