Opinion piece in the Ontarion about new information on the federal election robocall scandal
Tags » Voter Suppression
I set out to look into voter suppression in terms of political communication, and ended up finding something a bit odd — while systematic disenfranchisement is very real, the kind of “I can’t believe they did that!” suppression we hear about in the news appears to be largely a made-up problem. 132 more words
Most Americans knew this already but confirmation from an elected official adds a multitude of weight to the issues of suppressing early voting and the general election in Ohio… 502 more words
Wisconsin Republicans run web ads calling voting a "civic duty" while enacting voter suppression measures
I’ve seen web ads, paid for by the Republican Party of Wisconsin, which refer to voting as a “civic duty”.
I strongly believe that is voting is an important civic duty for those who are eligible to vote, indeed, I am a 23-year-old U.S. 119 more words
Better bring some identification — and not just any identification, official though it may be — if you plan to vote in Republican-controlled states. However, if you contribute tens of millions of dollars to sway an election on Republicans’ behalf, the party will fight to keep your identity a secret. 733 more words