US election agency breached by suspected Russian hacker

 Posted by on 2016-12-16 at 00:30  cyber security, election 2016, elections, fair elections, government, Hacking, News, Politics, Reblog, russia, voting  Comments Off on US election agency breached by suspected Russian hacker
Dec 162016
 

The US agency responsible for certifying the security of voting machines has reportedly fell victim to a hacker believed to be Russian.

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Un-rigging our democracy: The GOP’s “unconstitutional political gerrymander” practices finally under fire

 Posted by on 2016-11-23 at 11:40  democracy, election 2016, elections, government, News, Politics, Reblog  Comments Off on Un-rigging our democracy: The GOP’s “unconstitutional political gerrymander” practices finally under fire
Nov 232016
 

It’s the best news for Democrats in weeks: Partisan gerrymandering is on a collision course with the Supreme Court.

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Google will display election results as soon as polls close

 Posted by on 2016-11-07 at 17:22  clinton, donald trump, election 2016, elections, google, hillary clinton, Politics, Reblog, trump  Comments Off on Google will display election results as soon as polls close
Nov 072016
 

Google has been highly involved with connecting U.S. voters to timely information throughout this election cycle, by offering everything from voter registration assistance to polling place information in its search result pages. Today, the company announced plans to display the results of the U.S.

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Wisconsin may have lied to a federal court in order to get away with voter suppression

 Posted by on 2016-09-29 at 20:09  civil rights, elections, fraud, News, Politics, Reblog, scandal, scotus, wisconsin  Comments Off on Wisconsin may have lied to a federal court in order to get away with voter suppression
Sep 292016
 

Last August, a federal appeals court refused to reinstate a lower court’s order that would have dramatically weakened a voter suppression law in Wisconsin.

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Seth Meyers is having none of the GOP’s bullsh*t: “Our voting process has become just as dysfunctional as our political system”

 Posted by on 2016-04-07 at 19:18  donald trump, election 2016, elections, humor, News, Politics, Reblog, trump  Comments Off on Seth Meyers is having none of the GOP’s bullsh*t: “Our voting process has become just as dysfunctional as our political system”
Apr 072016
 

Meyers noted the Wisconsin primary “ritual” of trying to get candidates to wear cheesehead hats, which frontrunner Donald Trump politely declined, citing Mike Dukakis’s campaign-ending tank factory photo-op in 1988.

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Wisconsin primary results: track the votes, county by county

 Posted by on 2016-04-05 at 20:50  bernie sanders, breaking news, clinton, donald trump, election 2016, elections, hillary clinton, News, Politics, Reblog, sanders, trump, wisconsin  Comments Off on Wisconsin primary results: track the votes, county by county
Apr 052016
 

  
Track live votes as they come in for the Wisconsin primary

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Wisconsin voter ID law leaves state braced for primary day chaos

 Posted by on 2016-04-05 at 17:47  election 2016, elections, government, News, Politics, Reblog  Comments Off on Wisconsin voter ID law leaves state braced for primary day chaos
Apr 052016
 

Country’s strictest voter identification law faces test in first high-turnout election since it took effect as activists condemn effort to ‘suppress the vote’ “Arizona is going to have been a piece of cake” compared with Tuesday’s primary in Wisconsin, said Arvina Martin, a membe

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