Tag Archives: voter suppression

Karen Handel: “I do not support a livable wage”…because compassion is weakness

Karen Handel, the Republican candidate for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District, said Tuesday that she does “not support a livable wage.” Among the questions posed to Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff… Read more »

REAL democracy means ensuring only the “right” people are allowed to vote

A federal judge on Thursday ordered Georgia to reopen voter registration before the June run-off for the open House seat in the sixth district, a move that will allow more… Read more »

Another (not so very) Great Moment in Presidential Fiscal Responsibility

President Trump signed an executive order Thursday that sets up a commission to review his controversial allegations of widespread voter fraud, along with reports of voter suppression. The Presidential Advisory… Read more »

North Carolina Republicans: Proof power is fun…but absolute power is #@$%^*& awesome

North Carolina Republicans vote to dilute governor’s power and curtail voting rights: https://t.co/qXaxo7XlFl pic.twitter.com/j1gqWcxDoN — Slate (@Slate) April 13, 2017 Just weeks after a court struck down the centerpiece of… Read more »

My contribution for a new GOP campaign slogan: “If you can’t beat ’em, cheat ’em”

WASHINGTON ― On March 21, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval (R) vetoed legislation that would have automatically registered eligible voters when they sought services from the Department of Motor Vehicles. The… Read more »

Another Great Moment in Freedumb: “She also worked to…stop Atlanta leftists from stealing votes”

A fundraising email on behalf of Karen Handel, a Republican running for office in Georgia, promises that she will end Muslim immigration if elected. “If elected to Congress, she will… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: America is now (rightfully) considered a flawed democracy

Americans like to think of our country as a bastion of democracy. But for the first time, The Democracy Index has downgraded the United States from a full to a… Read more »

To the victors goes the right to make it more burdensome for their opponents to vote

The first thing Republicans do when they take power is make it harder for their opponents to vote https://t.co/NY8VbOxRlo — Ari Berman (@AriBerman) January 5, 2017 .@IowaSOS announces #VoterID bill… Read more »