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You Can Draw a Straight Line from the 2000 Recount to 2016 Voter Suppression

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Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens could see a church by daylight. In his dissent in the case of Bush v. Gore, Stevens saw through the obfuscation and the tinpot ...

Trump "Election Integrity" Commission Faces Voter Suppression Charges

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Donald Trump convened the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity Wednesday, in the face of weeks of controversy, seven lawsuits and new calls for the resignation of its vice chairman,

#StrongerTogether ! "DNC Chairman: The Democratic Plan to Combat Trump’s Voter Suppression Commission"

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Focused read in 3 minutes (Commentary by DNC Chair Tom Perez and DNC Vice Chair of Voter Protection Karen Carter Peterson in TIME | Ideas) "The Democratic Plan to Combat ...

Rights Advocates: Trump's Commission on Election Integrity Set Up as a Pretext for Voter Suppression

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Why isn’t voter suppression considered political corruption?

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This article originally appeared on AlterNet. On Election Day last November, Gladys Harris, 66, of Milwaukee went to cast her vote for president of the United States. Harris had lost ...

Trump's Voter Suppression Efforts Start Now #ABLC

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The Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity—also known as the Vice President Mike Pence–Voter Suppression Life Coach Kris Kobach “Voter Integrity” Commission—held its first hearing Wednesday, and it was a ...

Vice chair of Trump’s voter fraud commission wants to change federal law to add new requirements for voting, email shows

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The day after Donald Trump was elected president, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, now the vice-chair of Donald Trump's commission on voter fraud, told Trump's transition team of a ...

Trump & Kobach Move Forward With Voter Suppression Commission

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Trump’s Voter Suppression Team is Playing the Long Game

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Published on by BillMoyers.com Democrats are going to have to fight on multiple fronts if they hope to stop a GOP effort to restrict the vote Earlier this week, the ...

The First Public Meeting of Trump’s Voter Fraud Panel Was a Horrifying Parade of Outright Lies

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On Wednesday, Donald Trump’s voter fraud commission held its first public meeting, allowing each participant to voice his or her utterly unjustified belief that fraudulent voting is a rampant problem ...

LDF and Local Alabama Organization File Federal Lawsuit Challenging President’s “Election Integrity” Commission

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Read the PDF of our statement here. LDF and Local Alabama Organization File Federal Lawsuit Challenging President’s “Election Integrity” Commission Today, the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF) ...

Head Of Trump Voter Fraud Probe Wanted To Change Law To Make Registering More Difficult

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Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (R), the official leading President Donald Trump’s voter fraud probe, apparently sought to amend federal voting law to make it possible to require proof ...

Kobach defends voter fraud panel as commission set to convene

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Kris Kobach, Kansas secretary of state and operational leader of the Commission on Election Integrity, defended the commission’s request for voter information from every state, citing his state’s 128 cases ...

The White House’s voter fraud commission has already damaged our democracy

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Wendy R. Weiser directs the Democracy Program at the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law. Even before the microphones are turned on, the White House’s ...

Trump: Voter fraud panel will find 'full truth'

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This member of Trump's voter fraud commission is freaked out about an "Alien Invasion"

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If President Donald Trump’s latest appointee to his election integrity commission is to be believed, more than a thousand noncitizens have cast ballots in Virginia, potentially changing the outcome of ...

The Voter Purges Are Coming

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The Trump administration’s election-integrity commission will have its first meeting on Wednesday to map out how the president will strip the right to vote from millions of Americans. It hasn’t ...

John Lewis: Trump voter fraud commission 'a form of harassment'

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If You Aren’t Working to Enforce the Voting Rights Act, You Aren’t Fighting Voter Suppression

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Corey Booker and the Democrats just launched a campaign to pass the Anti-Voter Suppression Act. In their latest and most confusing attempt to address issues with voting and elections in ...

The Not-So-Secret Attack on Our Voting Rights

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Find out why Loading... Loading... Rating is available when the video has been rented. This feature is not available right now. Please try again later. Published on Jul 19, 2017President ...

Trump's election commission just met for the first time. Here's what they're not talking about.

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The first meeting of President Donald Trump’s election integrity commission on Wednesday was notable for the commissioners’ focus on voter fraud—and a complete absence of discussion of the obstacles keeping ...

Democrats aim to block funding for Trump's election commission

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WASHINGTON _ Democrats called President Trump’s election commission a “sham’’ and a waste of taxpayer’s money and introduced a bill Wednesday to block funding for the panel. “This is a ...

Leader Of Voter Fraud Probe Doesn't Seem To Care People Are Deregistering To Vote

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Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (R), the vice chair of President Donald Trump’s commission on election integrity, on Thursday brushed off reports that people across the country are deregistering ...

White House Publishes Contact Information Of People Who Wrote To It Concerned About Privacy

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The White House on Thursday publicly released contact information of some voters who submitted comments expressing privacy concerns about a federal probe requesting voter data. The disclosure came as the ...

Why Republicans Want the 2020 Census to Fail

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The writers of Article I Sec. 2 of the Constitution, which mandates a census every ten years, did not have satellite analysis and probabilistic sampling in mind. Neither did they ...

Democrats Spooked by Drop in Colorado Voter Registration Amid Trump Probe Into Voter Fraud

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According to the Denver Post, approximately 3,400 Colorado voters canceled their registrations after the Trump administration sought voter info from the states. The Post notes that the number is hardly ...

Trump warns states withholding voter info: 'Full truth' will be 'exposed'

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President Trump forged ahead Wednesday with his voter fraud commission, kicking off its first meeting and repeatedly declaring voter information “will be forthcoming” from the roughly 20 states that have ...

3,000 Illegal Voters Unregister In Colorado, Leaving The Election Grid! ⋆ WayneDupree.com

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According to McClatchy, three thousand Coloradans are dropping their registration, so they won’t be picked up by President Trump’s new program to weed out illegal voter registration and clean up ...

Democrats request Kobach's removal

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The letter asked the commission to rescind its request for voter information The request comes the same day as yet another lawsuit against the commission Washington (CNN)Four Democratic lawmakers sent ...

ABC, NBC Skip First Meeting of Voter Fraud Commission, CBS Misleads

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Russia ObamaCare Donald Trump Jr. CNN On Tuesday, President Trump’s bipartisan Commission on Election Integrity, led by Vice President Mike Pence, assembled for the first time. The commission’s responsibility was ...

Six Months In, Is Trump’s America Living Up to Liberals’ Worst Fears?

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Like many other progressives, I spent the night of November 8 watching an animated speedometer swing violently from blue to red, paralyzed by the uncanny sense of waking up into ...

The Strange Phenomenon of Voter Self-Suppression

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From the moment the president announced the creation of a panel to examine voter fraud and elections, voting-rights advocates warned that the real purpose of the commission was to suppress ...

Election integrity commission holds first meeting amid privacy, security, suppression concerns

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With privacy and data security concerns running high and a number of lawsuits pending, President Donald Trump charged the Presidential Commission on Election Integrity, that he created via Executive Order,

Trump's election commission meets as critics condemn president's 'biggest lie'

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Donald Trump warned darkly of potential voter fraud at the first meeting of his election integrity commission on Wednesday, minutes after its chair, Mike Pence, insisted that the commission had ...

Watch Samantha Bee Dismantle Trump's Suspect Voter Fraud Commission

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Samantha Bee scrutinized the people in charge of President Donald Trump's dubious Voter Integrity Commission and their long track records of race-baiting and voter suppression on Full Frontal Wednesday. Trump ...

Trump’s “Fraud” Commission

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On May 11, 2017, President Donald Trump signed an executive order creating the “Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity.” The Commission is charged with studying “the registration and voting processes ...

Bills to increase penalties for voter fraud filed in wake of West Dallas scandal

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Get Unlimited Digital Access Your first month is less than a dollar. $0.99 for first 4 weeks Subscribe Now AUSTIN — Texas lawmakers are proposing tougher penalties for voter fraud ...

First meeting of Trump’s voting commission makes clear that suppression is the goal

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Vice President Mike Pence claimed during the first meeting on Wednesday of the White House’s Commission on Election Integrity that the group will go about its work with “no preconceived ...

Trump on states withholding voter data: 'What are they worried about?'

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July 19 (UPI) -- At the first meeting of his Advisory Commission on Election Integrity Wednesday, President Donald Trump suggested that states refusing to hand over voter information may have ...

Democrats call on Trump vote fraud panel co-chair to step down

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WASHINGTON — House Democrats blasted President Donald Trump’s vote fraud commission Tuesday, demanding the dismissal of co-chair Kris Kobach ahead of the group's first public meeting Wednesday morning. Attendees at ...

The Voter Fraud Commission's First Meeting Is Already Marred by Backlash

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The Pence-Kobach Voting Commission Is Still A Total Farce

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Earlier today, the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, which President Trump set up after baselessly claiming that millions of people voted illegally for Hillary Clinton in 2016, had its ...

States bristled but at least 30 will give personal voter data to Trump

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Despite criticism from most states about the Trump administration’s request for voters’ personal information, half have said they will deliver some or all of that data to the White House ...

The Second Leg of The New Jim Crow is Here: We Must Abolish the So-Called 'Election Integrity Commission'

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Yesterday, while Trump's so-called "Election Integrity Commission" had its first meeting and swearing-in ceremony inside, I was humbled to closeout the (nationally trending) #RespectMyVote Rally outside of the White House ...

More Than 380,000 Georgia Voters Receive 'Purge Notice'

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More than 380,000 Georgia voters received a “purge notice” from their local board of elections under the direction of the Georgia Secretary of State’s Office, Rewire has learned through an ...

Lawyers and the Constitution Alone Won’t Save Us From Donald Trump

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The pattern is so familiar that it almost starts to feel rational. Nearly every day, for the six-month slog that has been the Donald Trump presidency, it’s gone like this: ...

Kobach is a ‘useful idiot’ for Russia

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Kris Kobach, Kansas’s secretary of state, candidate for governor and the vice chairman of President Trump’s Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, leads the widely ridiculed group supposed to investigate ...

Meet Trump’s voter fraud squad

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The year is 2017. Republicans won the White House and held control of both the Senate and House in the last election, but they’re worried about their future. Their president ...

Some voters unregistering after Trump administration's data requests

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Three thousand, three hundred and ninety-four Coloradans have withdrawn their voter registrations as of July 13, following the Trump administration’s request for voter data as part of the Commission on ...

Blunt Force Truth

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President Donald Trump officially kicked off the first public meeting for the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity at the White House Wednesday, stressing the importance of protecting the electoral ...

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