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Sepp Blatter

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It’s Friday and it’s Ben last day ever in Pre-school. Dave isn’t sure how to react to that.

As it turned out, there was no 9.0 Earthquauke… 163 more words

News & Notes

13 things you need to know about the fight over voting rights

VOX

The fight over voting rights is a highly partisan battle over how voting ought to work and which regulations are needed to make sure voting is accessible and fair. 125 more words

U.S. Politics

Upcoming right-to-die legislation prompts MPs to consider their voting rights

OTTAWA – MPs will begin to grapple later Thursday with an issue that’s sure to become a hallmark of the next Parliament: what does one do if a piece of legislation flies in the face of their fundamental beliefs? 522 more words

News

Supreme Court Bombshell?

While we wait for the Supreme Court to decide the marriage equality cases – almost assuredly in favorable fashion at this point – the Court today unexpectedly… 425 more words

Voting Rights

Tech Need Not Be Anti-Democratic

Today, the Wall Street Journal published a long article about how Tech companies are working to fight off activist investors. ┬áThe article is here. ┬áThe most popular tactics – undercutting shareholder democracy by granting founders stock with super-rights – are being promoted by luminaries such as VC investor Marc Andreessen, who said in April… 425 more words

Technology

Hogan Vetoes Voting Rights Bill

Friend of the Blog and Baltimore City Delegate Cory McCray and colleague Prince George’s County Delegate Alonzo Washington today wrote a Baltimore Sun op-ed decrying Governor Larry Hogan’s veto of House Bill 980, which would have restored voting rights to felons sooner than current law allows. 384 more words

Voting Rights