Iowa Republican Finds “Shocking” Number of Cases of Voter Fraud During 18-Month Investigation

The assertion by many Republicans that “rampant voter fraud” makes stricter voter ID laws necessary is probably in my top five most ridiculous things Republicans claim. Not only is voter fraud not an issue — in any way — but their furious attempts to find it have produced laughable results. Yet none of this has […]

The Voting Rights Act Isn’t Dead… It’s Just Temporarily Out of Service

This morning, in a 5-4 decision written by Chief Justice Roberts, the Supreme Court struck down Section Four of the Voting Rights Act.┬áThe Court made clear that: “Our decision in no way affects the permanent, nationwide ban on racial discrimination in voting found in [Section] 2. We issue no holding on [Section] 5 itself, only […]