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"Winning Against The Oligarchs": Getting Just A Fraction Of The 94 Million Adults Who Didn't Vote In 2012 To Start Casting Ballots

Last week our Supreme Court let stand Wisconsin governor Scott Walker’s voter suppression law, one of a host of such laws enacted in the North from Idaho to Michigan to New Hampshire, and everywhere below the Mason-Dixon Line. 1,435 more words

Minorities

USA Voting Laws are A-Changing

We are witnessing political confusion. We see states deal with changing the very essence of Democracy—the election process, primaries or caucuses, year and a half political campaigns, changing rules on political funding, new voting machines and new rules about who can vote. 849 more words

Congress

Why Progressives Want Mandatory Voting

In the newest edition of Afterburner, Bill Whittle explains why progressives like the idea of lowering the voting age and mandatory voting. It’s all pretty simple. 9 more words

News

Wisconsin’s Voter ID Law Sets Back American Democracy 50 Years

50 years ago, the Voting Rights Act was passed. This act disbanded all voting processes that would “test” citizen to see if they could pass the infamous literacy test. 501 more words

Afterburner with Bill Whittle: Obama Wants Compulsory 16 Yr Olds Voting!

In his latest installment of Afterburner, Bill Whittle takes on the changes progressives want to make to our election process and the one’s they don’t:

Politics

WISCONSIN CAN NOW IMPLEMENT VOTER ID

Reuters: “The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a challenge to Wisconsin’s Republican-backed law requiring voters to present photo identification to cast a ballot, a measure Democrats contend is aimed at keeping their supporters from voting. 199 more words

Politics