Category Archives: voting

Frank Luntz Speaks!

Kudos to @JDickerson for kicking off tonight's #DemDebate with foreign policy. It may not be important to Democrats, but it is to America. — Frank Luntz (@FrankLuntz) November 15, 2015 I hate to break the news to you, Frankie, but Democrats … Continue reading

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Told Ya So

The 2014 Vote was the lowest participation in 72 years.

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Now Read This

TechCrunch has a great piece up about technology, democracy, and voting. This is is not the usual “technology will solve everything (Techtopia, as I like to call it) — The passage on gerrymandering I found especially interesting: In a sane … Continue reading

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The Tsunami That Wasn’t

We mentioned the other day that the turnout for the 2014 election was low, didn’t we? Well, yes we did. And it was lower than 40%, 36.6% to be exact. Anyway, whenever some Wingnut or member of Y’all Qaeda tells … Continue reading

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Cheer-up

Just on last thought for this morning: the incoming Senate Majority Leader, the amply be-chinned Mitch McConnell is going to be no more successful controlling the Senate than strangely orange-hued Speaker of the House John Boehner has been successful controlling … Continue reading

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Voter Lookup

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Vote!

It is just days before the 2014 mid-term elections are held, and as they say, it is always darkest before the lights go completely out. Today we look at a comment from Senator Rand Paul (R-Atlas Shrugged) the shag-carpet doffed Aqua Buddha, … Continue reading

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The System Is Working

I read with some amusement at the NRO (the most intellectually dishonest rest stop on the Information Super Highway) that our elections are rife with fraudulent voters! This month, North Carolina officials found at least 145 illegal aliens, still in … Continue reading

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The Unabridged Chris Christie

“Would you rather have Rick Scott in Florida overseeing the voting mechanism, or Charlie Crist? Would you rather have Scott Walker in Wisconsin overseeing the voting mechanism, or would you rather have Mary Burke? Who would you rather have in … Continue reading

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Hey Reince, How’s That Re-Branding Workin’ Out?

Earlier in the day, [Republican Georgia state Sen. Fran Millar] posted a statement criticizing the county’s interim CEO, Lee May, for allowing early voting on Oct. 26, a Sunday, at several polling places in DeKalb County, including one at South … Continue reading

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