Jon Stewart Tears Apart Republican Election Tactics, New Voter Suppression Laws (Video)

On the eve before election day, you just had to know Jon Stewart was going to have plenty to say before millions of Americans headed out to cast their ballot. That is, if they were allowed to cast a ballot. These new voter ID laws Republicans are passing all across the country threaten to disenfranchise […]

Shocking Mitch McConnell Mailer Suggests Kentucky Voters Involved in ‘Election Fraud’

In what might be one of the most unethical election related stories I’ve ever run across, it seems the Republican party in Kentucky – authorized by Mitch McConnell’s Senate Committee 2014 – has been sending out campaign material that seems to imply that those receiving it are guilty of committing some form of election fraud. […]

GOP State Senator Fran Millar Doesn’t Want Blacks To Vote, Prefers ‘Educated Voters’

Georgia state senator Fran Millar stated in a post on his Facebook profile that he didn’t want black residents in Dekalb County, Georgia to vote, and insisted he “would prefer more educated voters” in response to a decision to have early voting on Sundays at a mall which was near some black mega-churches. No, this […]

Federal Appeals Court Says Rick Scott’s Attempt to Disenfranchise Florida Voters Was Illegal

History shows us time and time again that those who seek to make it harder for people to vote are always on the wrong site of history.  One of our basic fundamental rights as American citizens is our right to vote.  I’ve always said that I don’t care what side of the political debate on […]

Restricting Voting Access — Guess Where the GOP Is Doing It Now?

Remember how just a couple months back, in what could be considered a Republican attempt at sabotaging the race for governor, nearly 40,000 people were purged from Virginia’s voter rolls? Well, the Republican Party is at it once again, and this time it’s Wisconsin. Yes, Wisconsin – the home of two of the most reviled […]

We Cannot Sit Idly By While the GOP Systematically Destroys Dr. King’s Dream

50 years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr gave his famous “I Have A Dream” speech on the Washington Mall. Just a few miles to the south is Virginia, my home state, which bitterly resisted the integration of schools even after Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kans. Even decades later, we still had […]

Sick of voter suppression and underhanded GOP tactics? You CAN fight back.

We’re seeing a lot of people sitting around and talking about how shocking and disturbing Republican actions like the recent voter suppression laws are, but what nobody seems to be talking about is what we need to do to stop them and the folks like the Koch brothers who fund the politicians who are pushing […]