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Breitbart
Dark Lord: Hacked Documents Reveal Magnitude of George Soros’s InfluenceVoter ID laws. Breitbart News further reported Soros’s Open Society Foundation
Dark Lord: Hacked Documents Reveal Magnitude of George Soros’s Influence
Breitbart / Posted 4 hours ago
Voter ID laws. Breitbart News further reported Soros’s Open Society Foundations is funding key progressive groups with the stated goal of attempting to “influence appropriations for the (U.S.) Census Bureau” while pushing to change the methods by... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
An effort to increase Youngstown’s hourly minimum wage to $10.10 has stalledduring the upcoming election. However, the group is short by about 100 valid s
An effort to increase Youngstown’s hourly minimum wage to $10.10 has stalled
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 hours ago
during the upcoming election. However, the group is short by about 100 valid signatures, Thomas McCabe, Mahoning County Board of Elections deputy director, said Tuesday. Board employees will double-check the petitions today, but it’s an almost... Read more
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The News & Observer
Haven’t black voters earned the right for this balderdash to end?out of sheer desperation and fear of losing seats some lawmakers have held sinc
Haven’t black voters earned the right for this balderdash to end?
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
out of sheer desperation and fear of losing seats some lawmakers have held since my birth, tried to hijack and bully local boards of elections to change early voting rules. Chairman Dallas Woodhouse wants to move the goal post less than 70 days... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s political map panel seeks some changeslines have put forward suggestions for their successors who will produce the ne
California’s political map panel seeks some changes
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
lines have put forward suggestions for their successors who will produce the next ones. The voter-approved Citizens Redistricting Commission, which has met infrequently since it produced new congressional, legislative and Board of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Los Angeles’ politicians use Capitol power to affect local issuesLos Angeles County contains more than a quarter of the state’s population. So n
Los Angeles’ politicians use Capitol power to affect local issues
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
Los Angeles County contains more than a quarter of the state’s population. So naturally, it wields a big stick in the Legislature, including both of its top leadership positions. While that clout obviously gives Los Angeles politicians a big say on... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown council will consider a law prohibiting people from blocking sidewalks, streets and public placesbetween the least- and most-populous wards within 180 days of the document’s re
Youngstown council will consider a law prohibiting people from blocking sidewalks, streets and public places
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
between the least- and most-populous wards within 180 days of the document’s release. A charter review commission wanted redistricting after at least a 7-percent difference and for it to be done within 90 days. Also on the agenda is for council... Read more
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The Hill
Leaked DCCC docs detail FL Dem candidates' weaknesseswhere Democrats hope to win is Rep. Dan Webster’s (R) seat. Webster decided to
Leaked DCCC docs detail FL Dem candidates' weaknesses
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
where Democrats hope to win is Rep. Dan Webster’s (R) seat. Webster decided to run in another congressional district after redistricting made his seat more Democratic. The leak includes a confidential report about one of Demings’s opponents Bob... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
News Briefs | March 11, 2012of residency, and up-to-date immunization records. For more information, call K
News Briefs | March 11, 2012
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
of residency, and up-to-date immunization records. For more information, call Karen at (989) 865-9210. CHESANING TWP. BOARD OF REVIEW DATES — Due to a typographical error, Chesaning Township Assessment Notice letters mailed to property owners... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Can Illinois voters amend their constitution or not?Court will decide any day now whether voters will be denied again. The Indepen
Can Illinois voters amend their constitution or not?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Court will decide any day now whether voters will be denied again. The Independent Map Amendment would take legislative redistricting out of the hands of state lawmakers and assign it to a nonpartisan commission. Its aim is to replace a system... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Anti-fracking proposal back on Youngstown ballot for 6th time; failure doesn’t faze proponentscommittee turned in 2,445 signatures and needed 1,259 valid ones to be placed o
Anti-fracking proposal back on Youngstown ballot for 6th time; failure doesn’t faze proponents
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
committee turned in 2,445 signatures and needed 1,259 valid ones to be placed on the ballot. The Mahoning County Board of Elections determined 1,993 signatures were valid. That means 81.5 percent of those signing the group’s petitions... Read more
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The News & Observer
Barefoot’s bills disrupted Wake County’s electionsWake elections | News & Observer August 9, 2016 9:56 PM Chad Barefoot State
Barefoot’s bills disrupted Wake County’s elections
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
Wake elections | News & Observer August 9, 2016 9:56 PM Chad Barefoot State Sen. Chad Barefoot (R-Wake) played a key role in gerrymandering Wake County’s local voting districts. A federal appeals... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania's political 'glass ceiling' intact for nowranks 40th in the country for female representation in government, with women r
Pennsylvania's political 'glass ceiling' intact for now
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
ranks 40th in the country for female representation in government, with women representing 18.6 percent of the state Legislature, according to the Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics at Chatham University in Pittsburgh. No woman... Read more
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The News & Observer
It’s time to end partisan redistrictingLawsuit should end partisan redistricting | News & Observer August 7, 2016 6:1
It’s time to end partisan redistricting
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
Lawsuit should end partisan redistricting | News & Observer August 7, 2016 6:19 PM Redistricting chairman Rep. David Lewis explains proposed redistricting maps during a redistricting committee meeting on... Read more
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The News & Observer
Sunday scramble to fill elections board vacancy amid redistricting uncertaintiesWake County elections board vacancy to be filled tonight in response to federal
Sunday scramble to fill elections board vacancy amid redistricting uncertainties
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
Wake County elections board vacancy to be filled tonight in response to federal judge's redistricting order Sunday | News & Observer August 7, 2016 9:27 PM The state... Read more
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Island Packet
The Moss ethics case: How we got heretwo actions constitute Moss using his official office to obtain an economic int
The Moss ethics case: How we got here
Island Packet / Posted 17 days ago
two actions constitute Moss using his official office to obtain an economic interest for a family member — a violation of state law. In a third count, Moss is accused of participating in a governmental decision in which an immediate family member... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Second anniversary of district’s racial balance plan reveals little changeGreenwich’s most recent racial balance plan was passed, little has changed at t
Second anniversary of district’s racial balance plan reveals little change
Greenwich Time / Posted 18 days ago
Greenwich’s most recent racial balance plan was passed, little has changed at the two elementary schools long cited by the state for having disproportionate minority populations, Hamilton Avenue and New Lebanon. Greenwich educators contend it’s... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Second anniversary of district’s racial balance plan reveals little changeGreenwich’s most recent racial balance plan was passed, little has changed at t
Second anniversary of district’s racial balance plan reveals little change
Darien News-Review / Posted 18 days ago
Greenwich’s most recent racial balance plan was passed, little has changed at the two elementary schools long cited by the state for having disproportionate minority populations, Hamilton Avenue and New Lebanon. Greenwich educators contend it’s... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Three-way race highlights 35th Assembly Democratic primaryback in January, the citizens of Wisconsin won a battle for transparency and we
Three-way race highlights 35th Assembly Democratic primary
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
back in January, the citizens of Wisconsin won a battle for transparency and were able to pressure the Public Record Board into keeping our government more open," he wrote on Facebook. "The Journal Sentinel warns us we need to 'keep an eye... Read more
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The News & Observer
Common Cause sues over NC congressional districtsPM While redrawing congressional districts this past winter, Republican stat
Common Cause sues over NC congressional districts
The News & Observer / Posted 19 days ago
PM While redrawing congressional districts this past winter, Republican state lawmakers emphasized that the new lines were meant to keep Republicans in control of 10 seats in North Carolina’s... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
The Democratic Primary Candidatesto my campaign have been: championing the rights and dignity of our growing sen
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 19 days ago
to my campaign have been: championing the rights and dignity of our growing senior citizen population safeguarding the state budget through improved revenue collection streamlining the Board of Pardons sustaining and growing our state’s vibrant... Read more
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Dover Post
The Democratic Primary Candidatesto my campaign have been: championing the rights and dignity of our growing sen
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Dover Post / Posted 19 days ago
to my campaign have been: championing the rights and dignity of our growing senior citizen population safeguarding the state budget through improved revenue collection streamlining the Board of Pardons sustaining and growing our state’s vibrant... Read more
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Philly.com
Some see racial overtones in Upper Darby superintendent flapThe Upper Darby school board's surprise decision last month to place Superinten
Some see racial overtones in Upper Darby superintendent flap
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
The Upper Darby school board's surprise decision last month to place Superintendent Richard F. Dunlap Jr. on paid administrative leave was at least partly rooted in a dispute over a redistricting proposal for the system's crowded schools - a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The Big 5: California’s top political donorsIt costs money to play in California politics and the most generous people dona
The Big 5: California’s top political donors
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
It costs money to play in California politics and the most generous people donating to state campaigns have plenty. High-profile unions, companies and trade groups spend tens of millions of dollars on political candidates and causes every election... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
In 34th Assembly race, it's Berniecrat versus environmentalistAccording to his website's biography, Dale lost his business because of the 200
In 34th Assembly race, it's Berniecrat versus environmentalist
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
According to his website's biography, Dale lost his business because of the 2008 financial crisis, and he then became a state-licensed insurance broker. He also sells credit card processing systems. Dale is a proud Berniecrat - in fact, his... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois redistricting backers want lawsuit group's finances reviewedThe Independent Map Amendment group sent a letter this week to the Illinois Sta
Illinois redistricting backers want lawsuit group's finances reviewed
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The Independent Map Amendment group sent a letter this week to the Illinois State Board of Elections questioning contributions to The People’s Map, which filed a lawsuit alleging a redistricting ballot measure is unconstitutional. The case is pending... Read more
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Daily Herald
Redistricting backers want lawsuit group's finances reviewedhow Illinois draws political boundaries wants election officials to review poli
Redistricting backers want lawsuit group's finances reviewed
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
how Illinois draws political boundaries wants election officials to review political contributions to a group suing to keep redistricting off November's ballot. The Independent Map Amendment group sent a letter this week to the Illinois State Board... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Statewide offices to have new look; Congress, maybe notMissouri's roster of statewide elected officials will have a whole new look aft
Statewide offices to have new look; Congress, maybe not
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
Missouri's roster of statewide elected officials will have a whole new look after November, but there's a chance the congressional delegation will be completely unchanged. Voters on Tuesday nominated candidates for five statewide offices, all of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Missouri primary: Statewide offices to have new look; Congress, maybe notST. LOUIS — Missouri’s roster of statewide elected officials will have a whole
Missouri primary: Statewide offices to have new look; Congress, maybe not
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
ST. LOUIS — Missouri’s roster of statewide elected officials will have a whole new look after November, but there’s a chance the congressional delegation will be completely unchanged. Voters on Tuesday nominated candidates for five statewide... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
The Latest: Missouri PrimaryJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The Latest on the Missouri primary (all times local)
The Latest: Missouri Primary
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The Latest on the Missouri primary (all times local): 10:45 p.m. Former state lawmaker Judy Baker’s quest to become Missouri’s next state treasurer has advanced with her victory in the Democratic primary. Baker defeated... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Citing court victories elsewhere, Tennessee Democrats demand changes in state's photo ID voter lawNASHVILLE — State Democrats are calling on GOP lawmakers to revamp Tennessee's
Citing court victories elsewhere, Tennessee Democrats demand changes in state's photo ID voter law
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
NASHVILLE — State Democrats are calling on GOP lawmakers to revamp Tennessee's current photo voter-identification mandate, citing a series of five recent federal court decisions that have struck down or weakened somewhat similar provisions in other... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
The latest news on Mo. PrimariesCongressman William Lacy Clay has survived another primary challenge. The eigh
The latest news on Mo. Primaries
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
Congressman William Lacy Clay has survived another primary challenge. The eight-term Democrat on Tuesday defeated state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal and St. Louis school board member Bill Haas to win the primary election in Missouri's 1st... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Roy Blunt, Jason Kander win nominations in Missouri U.S. Senate racesST. LOUIS — The expected became official Tuesday when Republican incumbent Sen.
Roy Blunt, Jason Kander win nominations in Missouri U.S. Senate races
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
ST. LOUIS — The expected became official Tuesday when Republican incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt and Democratic Secretary of State Jason Kander easily won their parties’ nomination in the Senate race. Blunt was among nine members of Missouri’s... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
VOTER GUIDE: MO primary electionrequest a ballot containing other issues if their jurisdiction’s ballot contain
VOTER GUIDE: MO primary election
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 21 days ago
request a ballot containing other issues if their jurisdiction’s ballot contains issues. In the Heartland, there are 70 state and local races.Hot Races: The four Republican governor candidates include: John Brunner Past work: Served as an... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
MO primary election coveragerequest a ballot containing other issues if their jurisdiction’s ballot contain
MO primary election coverage
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 22 days ago
request a ballot containing other issues if their jurisdiction’s ballot contains issues. In the Heartland, there are 70 state and local races.Hot Races: The four Republican governor candidates include: John Brunner Past work: Served as an... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
VOTER GUIDE: What you're casting your ballot for in the Aug. 2 MO primaryrequest a ballot containing other issues if their jurisdiction’s ballot contain
VOTER GUIDE: What you're casting your ballot for in the Aug. 2 MO primary
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 22 days ago
request a ballot containing other issues if their jurisdiction’s ballot contains issues. In the Heartland, there are 70 state and local races.Hot Races: The four Republican governor candidates include: John Brunner Past work: Served as an... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Blunt, 8 members of House seeking return to officein the Republican primary, but he has long been focused on his expected general
Blunt, 8 members of House seeking return to office
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
in the Republican primary, but he has long been focused on his expected general election opponent, Democratic Secretary of State Jason Kander. Both men have been essentially campaigning against each other for months. Kander also faces three... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown council rejects the final three recommendations from the charter review commissionat least a 10 percent difference between its least- and most-populous wards. “
Youngstown council rejects the final three recommendations from the charter review commission
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 days ago
at least a 10 percent difference between its least- and most-populous wards. “We absolutely made a substantive change to redistricting,” said Councilman T.J. Rodgers, D-2nd. “We made major progress on redistricting,” added Councilman Mike Ray,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Map group files appeal in legislative districting casein government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. The Independent Maps g
Map group files appeal in legislative districting case
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. The Independent Maps group has filed its appeal brief, asking the state Supreme Court to overturn a lower court ruling that declared unconstitutional its plan for removing much of the... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Presidential tumult likely to impact state racesUncertain candidate support expected to affect turnout To find out who busines
Presidential tumult likely to impact state races
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 24 days ago
Uncertain candidate support expected to affect turnout To find out who business groups are supporting in Tuesday's primary, visit: LANSING — State and regional business leaders say an unpredictable... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
8 candidates run for Clifton school boardCLIFTON — Eight candidates are vying for the Board of Education in a November c
8 candidates run for Clifton school board
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 25 days ago
CLIFTON — Eight candidates are vying for the Board of Education in a November contest that could make city history in a number of ways. Allison Proszowski, 18, a graduate this year from Clifton High, would be the youngest schools trustee in district... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
VOTER GUIDE: What you're casting your ballot for in the Aug. 2 MO electionrequest a ballot containing other issues if their jurisdiction’s ballot contain
VOTER GUIDE: What you're casting your ballot for in the Aug. 2 MO election
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 27 days ago
request a ballot containing other issues if their jurisdiction’s ballot contains issues. In the Heartland, there are 70 state and local races.Hot Races: The four Republican governor candidates include: John Brunner Past work: Served as an... Read more
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Times News
‘I have had a wonderful career’has worked under a total of six county judges; seen a number of magisterial jud
‘I have had a wonderful career’
Times News / Posted 28 days ago
has worked under a total of six county judges; seen a number of magisterial judges come and go; has helped complete the redistricting of the magisterial districts not once, but three times, most recently after the 2010 census; and has watched... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Junior high school shift to be discussedArticle Tools Tonight’s regular monthly Hazleton Area school board meeting wil
Junior high school shift to be discussed
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 28 days ago
Article Tools Tonight’s regular monthly Hazleton Area school board meeting will discuss the formation of a committee to discuss the consolidation of junior high schools in the district. “We are simply exploring the idea,” Superintendent Craig... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Kennedy rips Rauner, ducks questions on whether he'll run for governorwho might make the governor's race. "What about Toni Preckwinkle? She's not do
Kennedy rips Rauner, ducks questions on whether he'll run for governor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
who might make the governor's race. "What about Toni Preckwinkle? She's not doing anything," Yarbrough joked of the County Board president. "No," Preckwinkle shouted back from the front row. "I feel strongly that the state would not be well... Read more
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Roll Call
Freshman Congresswoman Moves to the Middlebills herself as bipartisan, and now party operatives — even Republicans, priva
Freshman Congresswoman Moves to the Middle
Roll Call / Posted 30 days ago
bills herself as bipartisan, and now party operatives — even Republicans, privately — view her as the safest of the state’s three vulnerable Democrats. But that's also because she's lucky: A brutal Republican primary is bound to leave her... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Endorsements: State and U.S. House picks for Aug. 2Rep. John Conyers, D-Detroit, faces a serious Democratic challenger in Detroit
Endorsements: State and U.S. House picks for Aug. 2
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
Rep. John Conyers, D-Detroit, faces a serious Democratic challenger in Detroit City Clerk Janice Winfrey. In the state House of Representatives, just nine of the tri-county area’s 45 seats are at risk of changing hands in November. In... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Walker makes court selectionhas no judicial experience. He currently owns the Rogahn Kelly LLC law firm and
Walker makes court selection
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
has no judicial experience. He currently owns the Rogahn Kelly LLC law firm and sits on the litigation advisory board for the Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty. The conservative group has fought against lawsuits challenging... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois Supreme Court to consider remap ballot measureJust 2 days after a Cook County judge ruled the redistricting question was unco
Illinois Supreme Court to consider remap ballot measure
SaukValley.com / Posted 1 months ago
Just 2 days after a Cook County judge ruled the redistricting question was unconstitutional for November's ballot, the state's high court granted an emergency motion for direct appeal and set a briefing schedule, bypassing the appellate court. A... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois Supreme Court to consider remap ballot measuremeasure that could alter the way Illinois draws its political maps. Just two d
Illinois Supreme Court to consider remap ballot measure
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
measure that could alter the way Illinois draws its political maps. Just two days after a Cook County judge ruled the redistricting question was unconstitutional for November's ballot, the state's high court granted an emergency motion for... Read more
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The Seattle Times
What’s changed and what hasn’t since ’88 as race to replace McDermott heats upgovernor was elected to represent Washington’s 7th Congressional District. The
What’s changed and what hasn’t since ’88 as race to replace McDermott heats up
The Seattle Times / Posted 1 months ago
governor was elected to represent Washington’s 7th Congressional District. The new congressman was Jim McDermott, a former state senator. The year was 1988. Seattle was smaller and grittier then, and quirkier. But the political themes haven’t... Read more
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