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"Maintaining Its Sad Tradition Of Disenfranchisement": Texas Lawmakers Are Busy Making It Harder To Vote

Another legislative session, another unfortunate attempt by Texas politicians to make it harder to vote. While other states move their registration systems into the 21st century — by putting the onus on the government to add eligible voters to the rolls, or letting citizens sign up online, for example — Texas maintains its sad tradition of disenfranchisement. 716 more words

Republicans

A Rare Judicial Ruling on Residence Issues in Weslaco Election Contest

Houston attorney Jerad Najvar has passed along a press release and a .pdf of his opening brief in Lopez v. Rivera, the election contest resulting from the hotly-contested November 2013 municipal election in the City of Weslaco. 192 more words

Analysis

New Hampshire Man Charged With Voter Suppression

CONCORD, N.H. (CBS) – A New Hampshire man was arrested for allegedly trying to stop residents from voting during a state presentative election.

New Hampshire Attorney General Joseph Foster said Carl Gibson, 28, of Concord, turned himself into police Thursday afternoon after a warrant was issued on voter suppression charges. 102 more words

News

Robocalls: The Movie

The movie trailer you have just seen ^ is for what looks to be a stunning Canadian documentary:

Election Day In Canada: The Rise of Voter Suppression… 374 more words

Canada

Gov. Called Out On Alleged North Carolina Voter Suppression

NC Board of Elections data reveals voter registration irregularities under Gov. McCrory’s Administration that could have suppressed thousands of votes.

Source: Liberals  Unite

Election Tampering