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Published in: on November 3, 2008 at 7:57 am  Comments (4)  

Indiana nuns lacking ID denied at poll by fellow sister

About 12 Indiana nuns were turned away Tuesday from a polling place by a fellow bride of Christ because they didn’t have state or federal identification bearing a photograph.

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Published in: on May 7, 2008 at 6:06 pm  Comments (1)  

Veterans Department Creates Roadblocks to Voter Registration for Injured Vets

VA Secretary says registering voters in VA facilities is a “partisan” distraction.

WTF?

Published in: on April 10, 2008 at 1:44 pm  Comments (2)  

In Violation of Federal Law, Ohio’s 2004 Presidential Election Records Are Destroyed or Missing

In 56 of Ohio’s 88 counties, ballots and election records from 2004 have been “accidentally” destroyed, despite a federal order to preserve them — it was crucial evidence which would have revealed whether the election was stolen.

By Steven Rosenfeld

Published in: on August 1, 2007 at 9:28 am  Leave a Comment  

Ex-Justice Department lawyer changes his testimony

Greg Gordon | WASHINGTON — A former senior Justice Department official has backed off sworn Senate testimony that he consulted with senior agency voting-rights lawyers before inaccurately advising Arizona officials they could deny thousands of voters their rights to provisional ballots.

Published in: on July 20, 2007 at 8:46 pm  Leave a Comment  

Bush Government to Poor Voters: We Don’t Want You to Vote

The Justice Department is pressuring 10 states to purge their voter rolls, while states are ignoring laws to help low-income Americans register to vote.

Published in: on July 17, 2007 at 10:54 pm  Leave a Comment  

In Mississippi, Ruling Is Seen as Racial Split

A court ruling that forces voters to register by party could return Mississippi to the days of racially polarized politics

Published in: on July 17, 2007 at 9:42 pm  Leave a Comment  

Conyers Slams Gonzales’ Deputy Over Voter Caging

Congressman John Conyers, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, grilled Deputy Attorney General Paul McNulty on voter caging. Conyers forced McNulty to reveal that he had, in his original briefing papers, an article by Greg Palast about the attack on Black voters yet did nothing about it.

Published in: on June 22, 2007 at 11:03 pm  Leave a Comment  

Valuing The Votes Of The Poor

Thousands of low-income North Carolinians are now finding it much easier to register to vote, thanks to the North Carolina State Board of Elections’ efforts to ensure the state is in full compliance with an often-neglected provision of the National Voter Registration Act of 1993.

Scott Novakowski

Published in: on May 26, 2007 at 10:52 pm  Leave a Comment  

Ill senator settles in for voter ID fight

Gallegos legislating from bed near Senate despite warnings from his transplant doctors.

“If not for voter ID, I wouldn’t be here; that’s how serious the issue is for me,” said Gallegos, D-Houston. “It’s very important for my community that we block this legislation.”

Published in: on May 22, 2007 at 8:01 pm  Leave a Comment  

Efforts to stop `voter fraud’ may have curbed legitimate voting

Ya think?

Mr. von Spakovsky was central to the administration’s pursuit of strategies that had the effect of suppressing the minority vote

Published in: on May 22, 2007 at 12:29 am  Leave a Comment  

Controversial US Attorney Delivered “Voter Fraud” Indictments Right on Time

The Justice Department has a longstanding policy regarding the prosecution of election law or voter fraud cases: the closer to the election it gets, the more cautious prosecutors should be about bringing indictments. The reason is simple. Bringing an indictment close to the election can intimidate minority voters, affect voter turnout and potentially even influence the result of the election. Who forgot to tell Gonzales?

Published in: on May 1, 2007 at 11:05 pm  Leave a Comment  

Administration tried to curb election turnout in key states

Campaign against alleged voter fraud sought to bolster the GOP

Published in: on April 19, 2007 at 10:43 pm  Comments (1)  

Federal Panel Said to Alter Finding on Voter Fraud

A federal panel responsible for conducting election research played down the findings of experts who concluded last year that there was little voter fraud around the nation, according to a review of the original report obtained by The New York Times.

Published in: on April 11, 2007 at 11:27 am  Leave a Comment  

In a Courageous Village, Ballots Bring Bullets

April 10, 2007
Op-Ed Columnist
By NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF
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Farzana Bibi mourns the death of her 14-year-old son, Waheed Rahman, who was murdered because people in her town voted the “wrong way” in local elections.

DUMMERWALA, Pakistan

President Bush has become a bosom buddy of President Pervez Musharraf and sealed that friendship with $10 billion in military aid, but any American official who praises Pakistan’s “democracy” might want to visit this bullet-scarred village in the Punjab. (more…)

Published in: on April 9, 2007 at 10:01 pm  Leave a Comment  

The Estate Tax: A Recycling Program in Disguise

Last November, Washington state voters recognized the value of their state’s inheritance tax and voted to preserve it.

Published in: on April 5, 2007 at 1:30 am  Leave a Comment  

Florida to Shift Voting System With Paper Trail

“The price of freedom is not cheap,” Gov. Charlie Crist, right, said in outlining a vote-counting change expected to cost $32.5 million.

Published in: on February 2, 2007 at 6:33 pm  Comments (1)  

Prosecutor says presidential recount rigged in Ohio county

Three elections workers in the state’s most populous county conspired to avoid a more thorough recount of ballots in the 2004 presidential election, a prosecutor told jurors during opening statements at their trial Thursday.

Published in: on January 20, 2007 at 1:44 pm  Leave a Comment  

The Good News (Really) About Voting Machines

January 10, 2007
Talking Points
By ADAM COHEN

In the summer of 2004, I attended a national meeting of state election directors, and one of the biggest laugh lines was how activists were demanding that electronic voting machines produce a paper record of every vote cast.
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Published in: on January 12, 2007 at 1:35 pm  Comments (1)  

U.S. Bars Lab From Testing Electronic Voting

A laboratory that has tested most of the nation’s electronic voting systems has been temporarily barred from approving new machines after federal officials found that it was not following its quality-control procedures and could not document that it was conducting all the required tests.

Published in: on January 7, 2007 at 12:28 am  Leave a Comment  

GOP Pays $135K in N.H. Call Jamming Suit

Republicans had hired a telemarketing firm to place hundreds of hang-up calls to phone banks for the Democratic Party and the Manchester firefighters union, a nonpartisan group offering rides to the polls. Service was disrupted for nearly two hours.

Published in: on December 3, 2006 at 6:42 pm  Leave a Comment  

Security Of Electronic Voting Is Condemned

Paper Systems Should Be Included, Agency Says

Published in: on December 1, 2006 at 3:35 pm  Comments (1)