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Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Praised Voter Suppression Efforts

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This post originally appeared at The Nation. Few people in the Republican Party have done more to limit voting rights than Hans von Spakovsky. He’s been instrumental in spreading the ...

Voter suppression and anti-union laws work in tandem when the GOP takes over a state's government

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Daily Kos Elections has previously written extensively about the impact of gerrymandering. As shown on the map below, states with 55 percent of congressional districts were drawn to favor Republicans ...

There's a disturbing theory about those all-male photos from The White House

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Before it fell apart at the weekend, Mike Pence tweeted a photo of the Freedom Caucus discussing the Republicans’ healthcare bill. Despite the fact that such a bill would cover ...

Hillary Clinton Takes Aim at Trump, Sean Spicer in Speech: "Resist, Insist, Persist, Enlist"

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A spirited Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration Tuesday in one of her first public speeches since she lost the presidential election, criticizing the country's Republican leaders on everything ...

Clinton jabs Trump in first major post-election speech

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A spirited Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration Tuesday in one of her first public speeches since she lost the presidential election, criticizing the country's ...

They Finally Found Voter Fraud in Colorado

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They have finally found evidence of voter fraud, and no surprise to anyone, it is Republican voter fraud. The Washington Post’s Jennifer Rubin tweeted the news: That’s right. As Denver’s ...

Ex-federal prosecutor says shady Russian money is keeping the Trump Organization afloat

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Ex-federal prosecutor says shady Russian money is keeping the Trump Organization afloat 34 gangsters busted in plot to steal automaker Enzo Ferrari's corpse 8:09 a.m. Hillary Clinton vows 'I will ...

The effort to filibuster Gorsuch just got a big boost

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The highest ranking Democrat in the United States Senate is on Team Spine. “I have concluded that I cannot support Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court,” Senate Minority ...

Court gives voting rights a major victory by blocking the North Carolina GOP's attempted power grab

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After Democrat Roy Cooper ousted then-GOP Gov. Pat McCrory in 2016, North Carolina’s Republican legislature used their illegally gerrymandered majority to engage in a flagrantly undemocratic power grab in a ...

Russia is not the reason to block Gorsuch

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Even by the lofty standards of the Trump era, the past week in Washington has been chaotic. Just a few days after FBI Director James B. Comey stepped back into ...

Letter: Stand against voter ID

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I am looking forward to attending and speaking at the Scott County Democratic Party's Red, White and Blue dinner this Saturday and hearing from its members about issues concerning them.

The All-Male Photo Op Isn’t a Gaffe. It’s a Strategy.

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Mr. Trump oozes male entitlement, from his brash insistence that he’s the best at everything despite knowing very little about anything to his history of crass sexism. Liberal political analysts,

Psychological profiles of every US voter are being developed by Trump-backed ‘dark data’ firm

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The data firm Cambridge Analytica, which is funded by the Mercer family, claims to have collected the “psychological profiles of over 200 million American voters,” Democracy Now! reported based on ...

Voter ID bill gets Iowa Senate OK after contentious debate

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Iowa voters would need to provide government-issued identification at the polls under an election bill approved Thursday by the Iowa Senate. House File 516, which was initiated by Secretary of ...

Gorsuch, Thomas, Rehnquist and beyond: A short history of right-wing lies in Supreme Court confirmation hearings

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As Neil Gorsuch tries to avoid confronting his record in his campaign to steal Merrick Garland’s Supreme Court seat, it’s helpful to gain a broader view of a profoundly deceptive ...

Russiagate and the Democratic Party are for Chumps

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The orange-tinted freakshow that is Donald Trump should be removed from the White House and sent to some filthy, rat-infested dungeon with a sentence of Life Without Twitter. The same ...

Frum is right again

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Frum is right again Our form of government requires compromise. The idea of one party winning it all can now be seen as an unworkable fallacy. The only way forward ...

Why Bernie Sanders is the most popular politician in the United States

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Bernie Sanders has the highest approval rating of any politician in the country with 61 percent approving, while only 32 percent disapproving, according to a March 15 Fox News poll.

Neil Gorsuch Is Not Another Scalia. He’s the Next John Roberts.

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Published on by The Nation Gorsuch puts a handsome face on an ugly ideology. hen John Roberts was nominated as chief justice of the Supreme Court in 2005, Senator Ted ...

Voting Rights Roundup: Following GOP veto, Nevadans to vote on automatic voter registration in 2018

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● Arkansas: As expected, Arkansas’ Republican-dominated state legislature has approved a new voter ID law, which GOP Gov. Asa Hutchinson will almost certainly soon sign. Republicans had passed a similar ...

We Must Filibuster Gorsuch’s Federalist Society Agenda

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Published on by People's Action Blog You probably have a better chance of becoming a judge in China without being a Communist than you have of making it to the ...

An Open Letter To White People From Two Professors Of Color: Step Up!

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Now that reality television star Donald Trump is the president of the United States, many Americans have begun experiencing life in a vertigo of disbelief, embarrassment, fear, and anger. Many ...

The Trump Voters Who Don’t Deserve Democrats’ Sympathy

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On the morning after, traumatized liberals set out hunting for answers as if Election Day were 9/11 all over again. The ubiquitous question of 15 years earlier — “Why do ...

NY Times: Convicted Alien Vote Fraudster’s Real Crime Was ‘Being Confused’

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SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Legal and media allies of likely future deportee Rosa Maria Ortega, 37, of Grand Prairie continue to press the public on the inherent unfairness of ...

Republican Power Grab In NC Shot Down By The Courts

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Slate reports that “On Friday, a North Carolina state court ruled that most of the Republican-dominated legislature’s December power grab—which stripped authority from the incoming Democratic governor—violated the state constitution.

Behind Neil Gorsuch's Rhetoric, His Record Suggests Aggressive Judge Wedded to Conservative Agenda

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STAY IN THE LOOP Make sure you have the latest news and analysis on the topics you care most about. Get Truthout's daily edition delivered to your inbox. We don't ...

Beyond Empathy

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by Sonya Childress, Director of Partnerships and Engagement, Firelight Media “The premise for empathy has to be equal humanity; it is an injustice to demand that the maligned identify with ...

Why Ben And Jerry’s CEO Pushes His Company To Merge Ice Cream And Social Justice

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When Ben and Jerry’s CEO Jostein Solheim made the decision last spring to launch Empower Mint, a new ice-cream flavor, in North Carolina, it was a political move. The company ...

ACA Repeal Circus Proves the GOP is a Failed Party with no Governing Ideas

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Washington, D.C. faces one of its most bizarre political impasses in American history. Today’s Republican party has more control over more levers of federal and state government at one time ...

Sen. Berger demands submission from his adversaries and the people of NC

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I have tried my best to ignore Sen. Phil Berger’s response to Gov. Roy Cooper’s State of the State address. Last week, in an effort to bolster waning self-control, I ...

The Power of Explaining to Others

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From a great New Yorker article that ran last month: In a study conducted in 2012, they asked people for their stance on questions like: Should there be a single-payer ...


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As Neil Gorsuch begins his Supreme Court confirmation hearings, we look at his extreme right-wing political positions as a student at Columbia in the 1980s and speak with his former ...

Conservative Rhetoric

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Conservative Rhetoric. "How To Master Conservative Political Arguments, In Six Easy Steps, Easily Defeating The Most Brilliant Liberal Opponents Without Raising A Sweat." Few of us have the chance or ...

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