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GOOD UPDATE! Democrat Hala Ayala WON A Seat in Virginia's State Legislature

YES YES YES! Hala Ayala won her race for a seat in Virginia’s House of Delegates! She defeated Rich Anderson, a four-term Republican incumbent.

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Reimagining Black Alabama and Doug Jones' odyssey

Now that the Alabama Senate election is over …

(Laughing) Well, for most of y’all

I can share some updated thoughts while weaving in Doug Jones’ upset victory over Roy Moore. 532 more words

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NATO, European Defence and the presidential candidates: a lot of nonsense and ignorance

If you follow the Finnish Presidential election, you know the candidates:  the current president, Sauli Niinistö, who is being backed by a voters’ association, the conservative National Coalition and the Christian League, and according to all be reelected, Pekka Haavisto of the Greens, the Social Democratic Party’s Tuula Haatainen, Finns Party candidate Laura Huhtasaari, Merja Kyllönen of the Left Alliance, The Swedish People’s Party’s Nils Torvalds, the Centre Party’s Matti Vanhanen, and the latest candidate to enter the race, Paavo Väyrynen who is running as an independent and was a member of the Centre Party. 863 more words

Finland

Help Florida's Ex-Felons Regain The Right to Vote

Help ex-felons in Florida regain the right to vote by supporting efforts to change a punitive state law.

Full Frontal With Samantha Bee shone a light on this issue recently. 266 more words

Elections

Support H.R. 2840, the Automatic Voter Registration Act

Support H.R. 2840, the Automatic Voter Registration Act, which would automatically sign up eligible voters when they interact with a relevant government agency.

Voting restrictions are bullshit. 405 more words

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