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this pressed: Could non-citizens decide the November election? - The Washington Post via The Judicial Watch

Could control of the Senate in 2014 be decided by illegal votes cast by non-citizens? Some argue that incidents of voting by non-citizens are so rare as to be inconsequential, with efforts to block fraud a screen for an agenda to prevent poor and minority voters from exercising the franchise, while others define such incidents as a threat to democracy itself. 105 more words

First Lady Michelle Obama Stumps for Democrats in Iowa and Minnesota

First lady Michelle Obama stumped for Democrats in Iowa and Minnesota Tuesday, calling on the young and minority voters who powered her husband’s rise to the presidency to help the party avoid a potentially bruising midterm election. 520 more words

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meet fred Duval ... for Gov. Democratic Party, AZ

  • AZ Illustrated Politics: Fred DuVal Says Legislature Flunked the Session

    Posted By Jim Nintzel on Sun, May 4, 2014 at 9:05 PM

    On Friday’s AZ Illustrated Politics: Democratic gubernatorial candidate Fred DuVal said lawmakers earned between a D (for “disappointing”) and F (for “failure”) for recently completed legislative session.

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Can Ed Gillespie retire Mark Warner?

Early this year, the political world was rocked when  little known college professor Dave Brat crushed Republican Majority Leader Eric Cantor in Virginia’s 7th district GOP primary. 868 more words


Texas Senate Race

One of Texas’ two seats in the United States Senate is up for election this November. Incumbent John Cornyn faces Democratic challenger David Alameel.

David Alameel – Democrat… 239 more words


Democrats Signal Georgia Senate Race Still In Play

ATLANTA (AP) — With an infusion of cash into the race for Georgia’s open Senate seat, national Democrats are signaling they believe the state is still in play with less than three weeks left before the Nov. 502 more words


Clip from the Past: Alben Barkley

United States Senator Alben Barkley of Kentucky died on April 30, 1956.  He was a Congressman, United States Senator, and Vice President.  After his term as VP under… 106 more words

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