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Pleasanton Express
Texas Supremes: School Finance Abysmal, But Constitutional | May 25, 2016The Texas approach to paying for public schools is incredibly screwed up, the T
Texas Supremes: School Finance Abysmal, But Constitutional | May 25, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted yesterday
The Texas approach to paying for public schools is incredibly screwed up, the Texas Supreme Court observed in a May 13 opinion. But it’s constitutional, the court ruled. “Our Byzantine school funding ‘system’ is undeniably imperfect, with immense... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Eau Claire hosts neighborhood carnival to raise money for First Congregational Church service projectsKohl's hands Chewbacca mom Star Wars giftsKohl's hands Chewbacca mom Star Wars
Eau Claire hosts neighborhood carnival to raise money for First Congregational Church service projects
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 4 days ago
Kohl's hands Chewbacca mom Star Wars giftsKohl's hands Chewbacca mom Star Wars gifts Kohl's Corp. has handed a Texas mom, whose video of her donning a Chewbacca mask went viral, a pile of Star Wars toys. Kohl's Corp. has handed a Texas mom, whose... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump list
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Alpena News
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
The Alpena News / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump list
Marshall Independent / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
Marshall Independent / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump list
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casketEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casket
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Sykes sentenced abortion protesters to jailEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Sykes sentenced abortion protesters to jail
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Lee supports brother on Trump list - not TrumpEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Lee supports brother on Trump list - not Trump
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casketEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casket
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Sykes sentenced abortion protesters to jailEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Sykes sentenced abortion protesters to jail
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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ABC News
Clinton Campaign Slams Trump Supreme Court ListEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton Campaign Slams Trump Supreme Court List
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Alpena News
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump list
The Alpena News / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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Marshall Independent
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casketEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casket
Marshall Independent / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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Marshall Independent
Sykes sentenced abortion protesters to jailEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Sykes sentenced abortion protesters to jail
Marshall Independent / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Clinton campaign slams Trump Supreme Court list
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump list
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump list
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen surprised by inclusion on Trump list
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casketEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casket
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casketEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Larsen stood vigil by Scalia's casket
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
402 related stories
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Lee supports brother on Trump list - not TrumpEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Lee supports brother on Trump list - not Trump
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Texas judge laughs off being on Trump's listEid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court
Texas judge laughs off being on Trump's list
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
Eid declined to comment Wednesday. In 2012, Eid sharply dissented from a court opinion that upheld a congressional redistricting process that made several Colorado seats more competitive. She argued the process should be as minimally... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Head-to-head: Is Patrick a government enforcer or grandstander?the deciding vote in the case of a tie and also signs all bills and resolutions
Head-to-head: Is Patrick a government enforcer or grandstander?
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 14 days ago
the deciding vote in the case of a tie and also signs all bills and resolutions. He is also a member of the Legislative Redistricting Board which apportions the state into senatorial and representative districts in the event the Legislature is... Read more
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Roll Call
Lose One House, Win Anothercould have much longer consequences in the House. For the last four years, Dem
Lose One House, Win Another
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
could have much longer consequences in the House. For the last four years, Democrats have complained about the most recent redistricting process, specifically about GOP-drawn congressional maps in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Florida, North Carolina,... Read more
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Breitbart
Texas Lt. Gov. Calls for School Superintendent to Resign over Transgender Bathroom PolicyTexas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick called for the resignation of Dr. Kent Paredes Scrib
Texas Lt. Gov. Calls for School Superintendent to Resign over Transgender Bathroom Policy
Breitbart / Posted 16 days ago
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick called for the resignation of Dr. Kent Paredes Scribner, the Fort Worth Independent School District superintendent who unilaterally enacted transgender bathroom and locker room policies without any input or say from school... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Notsowed in Ryan's district. For one, he's in a state that went heavily for Ted Cr
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Not
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
sowed in Ryan's district. For one, he's in a state that went heavily for Ted Cruz, not Trump, in last month's primary. The Texas senator carried Ryan's district alone by nearly 20 points. And many conservatives in the state, including many... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Notsowed in Ryan's district. For one, he's in a state that went heavily for Ted Cr
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Not
KERA North Texas / Posted 16 days ago
sowed in Ryan's district. For one, he's in a state that went heavily for Ted Cruz, not Trump, in last month's primary. The Texas senator carried Ryan's district alone by nearly 20 points. And many conservatives in the state, including many... Read more
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Roll Call
Randy Forbes Switches Virginia Districts for 2016 Racefuture — and whether or not we want to take that pen out of the hand of a Virgi
Randy Forbes Switches Virginia Districts for 2016 Race
Roll Call / Posted 21 days ago
future — and whether or not we want to take that pen out of the hand of a Virginian and give it to somebody in Florida or Texas or California," he said. Rigell encouraged his colleague to seek his seat and introduced Forbes in his live... Read more
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Roll Call
Indiana Will Test Club for Growth's EvolutionRep. John Shimkus, and in North Carolina, Jim Duncan had to pull out of the pri
Indiana Will Test Club for Growth's Evolution
Roll Call / Posted 24 days ago
Rep. John Shimkus, and in North Carolina, Jim Duncan had to pull out of the primary against Rep. Renee Ellmers because redistricting drew him out of the 2nd District). The Club for Growth had backed Duncan in his challenge to Renee Ellmers in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ordinary people acting extraordinarilyIndustrial Areas Foundation, or IAF. On Saturday, leaders will convene from ac
Ordinary people acting extraordinarily
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
Industrial Areas Foundation, or IAF. On Saturday, leaders will convene from across the state to celebrate the network of Texas IAF organizations that COPS inspired. They are Metro Alliance in San Antonio; Austin Interfaith; Dallas Area... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Anne Arundel struggles to influence congressional races -- againinternational affairs, described Anne Arundel's districts as a sort of double-e
Anne Arundel struggles to influence congressional races -- again
Baltimore Sun / Posted 29 days ago
international affairs, described Anne Arundel's districts as a sort of double-edged sword. "For the last 20 years (with) redistricting, you've been caught in the crossfire," Willis said. Looking at the 4th District, he saw how Brown defeated... Read more
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examiner.com
Primary elections prove need for new Voting Rights Act protectionsAct’s requirement for preclearance by the historically bad actors. Literally w
Primary elections prove need for new Voting Rights Act protections
examiner.com / Posted 29 days ago
Act’s requirement for preclearance by the historically bad actors. Literally within hours of Shelby County decision, Texas and some other states immediately moved to enact discriminatory new voter ID laws designed to make it harder for... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Trump on Kasich 'Why is he here?'Trump from becoming the party's nominee,”Politico’s Nick Gass writes. "Oh, I t
Trump on Kasich 'Why is he here?'
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
Trump from becoming the party's nominee,”Politico’s Nick Gass writes. "Oh, I think that is very, very premature," the Texas senator said. The delegate count: Trump has 950, Cruz has 560 and Kasich has 153, (which is fewer than the 164 Marco... Read more
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Salon.com
The man who made Ted Cruz possible: How Tom DeLay set the stage for this generation’s most-hated lawmakerHastert years to see how we got to where we are now. Dennis Hastert has one ma
The man who made Ted Cruz possible: How Tom DeLay set the stage for this generation’s most-hated lawmaker
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
Hastert years to see how we got to where we are now. Dennis Hastert has one man to thank for his career as speaker: former Texas congressman Tom DeLay, the Republican hatchet man who rammed the impeachment of Bill Clinton through the House and... Read more
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New York Magazine
The House the GOP Built: How Republicans Used Soft Money, Big Data, and High-Tech Mapping to Take Control of Congress and Increase Partisanshipmatter more than others. Jankowski realized it would be possible to target stat
The House the GOP Built: How Republicans Used Soft Money, Big Data, and High-Tech Mapping to Take Control of Congress and Increase Partisanship
New York Magazine / Posted 1 months ago
matter more than others. Jankowski realized it would be possible to target states where the legislature is in charge of redistricting, flip as many chambers as possible, take control of the process, and redraw the lines. Boom. Just like that —... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Congressional Briefing April 21, 2016: "How Voter Suppression Efforts Are Threatening Our Democracy"since the nineteenth century. The South was freed to pass all the suppressive l
Congressional Briefing April 21, 2016: "How Voter Suppression Efforts Are Threatening Our Democracy"
Op-Ed News / Posted 1 months ago
since the nineteenth century. The South was freed to pass all the suppressive legislation and measures it wanted to: Texas jumped in the next day, with North Carolina passing the "worst, meanest" legislation soon after. 1.3 million qualified... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Congressional Briefing April 21, 2016: "How Voter Suppression Efforts Are Threatening Our Democracy"since the nineteenth century. The South was freed to pass all the suppressive l
Congressional Briefing April 21, 2016: "How Voter Suppression Efforts Are Threatening Our Democracy"
Op-Ed News / Posted 1 months ago
since the nineteenth century. The South was freed to pass all the suppressive legislation and measures it wanted to: Texas jumped in the next day, with North Carolina passing the "worst, meanest" legislation soon after. 1.3 million qualified... Read more
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The Hill
The Trail 2016: Hot potatomembers at its spring meeting in Florida with a presentation. It's a move the c
The Trail 2016: Hot potato
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
members at its spring meeting in Florida with a presentation. It's a move the campaign hopes will help Trump against the Texas senator if there's a contested convention. Stay with The Hill tonight and tomorrow to read more from Ben Kamisar,... Read more
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Raw Story
American elections ranked worst among Western democracies — here’s whywhich recorded a vote for the Democratic candidate when the screen was touched
American elections ranked worst among Western democracies — here’s why
Raw Story / Posted 1 months ago
which recorded a vote for the Democratic candidate when the screen was touched to cast a vote for the Republican. And in Texas the statewide voter registration system crashed, forcing many to complete provisional ballots when poll workers were... Read more

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