Voter Fraud
Mon, 09 Sep 2019 19:06:00 GMT
The Casualties of Texas’ War on Voter Fraud  The Texas Observer

In early February 2017, Crystal Mason's probation officer asked her to come to the federal building in downtown Fort Worth. The meeting was unusual—maybe a ...

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 09:00:00 GMT
Memphis' Fisher rejects idea of voter fraud in 2018 registration filings  The Daily Memphian

Earle Fisher of Memphis disagrees with the notion the Black Voter Project or #UPTheVote901 committed voter fraud when they turned in thousands of voter ...

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 22:14:17 GMT
Texas court weighs whether a 5-year sentence for illegal voting is legitimate or a ‘threat to democracy’  Washington Post

A Texas appeals court weighs whether to overturn Crystal Mason's conviction for illegal voting.

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
FEC chair Ellen Weintraub on Trump claims: 'No evidence of rampant voter fraud in 2016'  USA TODAY

FEC chairwoman Ellen Weintraub said no one has found any evidence of "rampant voter fraud in 2016 or really in any previous election," despite assertions to ...

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 01:55:00 GMT
Trump North Carolina rally: Trump makes unfounded voter fraud claim

On Monday night, President Donald Trump was in North Carolina to stump for Dan Bishop, a Republican who is competing with Democrat Dan McCready in a ...

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Trump’s revival of claim of voting fraud in New Hampshire alarms some state Republicans  The Washington Post

It was one of the first claims President-elect Donald Trump made about voter fraud in the wake of his 2016 victory: that his whisker-thin loss in New Hampshire ...

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Fact-Checking Trump’s Claim That Google ‘Manipulated’ Millions of Votes for Clinton  The New York Times

After making baseless claims of voter fraud, the president has turned to a new way of explaining his loss of the popular vote in 2016.

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Donald Trump touts voter ID laws as an issue in the 2020 election. Here’s why.  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – As President Donald Trump ramps up his reelection for 2020, he is resurfacing an unsubstantiated gripe from 2016: That voter fraud cost him ...

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Will Binyamin Netanyahu’s vow to annex part of the West Bank work?  The Economist

Israel's prime minister is trying to sway voters ahead of an election.

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 18:09:53 GMT
Netanyahu Accuses Rivals of Plotting to ‘Steal’ Israeli Election  The New York Times

JERUSALEM — Fighting for his political life, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel on Monday accused opponents of trying to “steal” next week's election ...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Avowed Trump supporter from Mexico convicted of alien voter fraud  Reuters

An avowed Republican activist and supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump, who was born in Mexico but lived in the United States illegally for more than 20 ...

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 19:07:00 GMT
Texas mother Crystal Mason appeals five-year sentence for illegal voting  CNN

A Texas mother sentenced to five years in prison for voting illegally in the 2016 election appealed her conviction Tuesday, saying she did not know her status as ...

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
FEC chairwoman calls out Trump over New Hampshire voter fraud claims  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – The chair of the Federal Election Commission (FEC) sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Friday asking him for evidence to substantiate ...

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
FEC chair calls out Trump over voter fraud claims  CNN

In an interview with CNN's John Berman, FEC chair Ellen Weintraub says President Trump's baseless claims of election fraud undermine people's faith in the ...

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
FEC Chairwomen demolishes Trump's false 'voter fraud' claim  MSNBC

Trump is back to calling for new Voter ID laws claiming, 'many people voted that shouldn't' in recent elections. The FEC Chairwomen saying there is 'absolutely ...

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 11:28:00 GMT
North Carolina House race carries unlikely hangover from fraud scandal  NBC News

A special House election is taking place in the shadow of last year's scandal in North Carolina's 9th District where the it's having an unlikely impact.

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tucson man charged with voter fraud  Arizona Public Media

A Tucson man has been charged with two counts of illegal voting and one count of perjury. The Arizona Attorney General's office charged Randy Allen Jumper ...

Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Misinformation circulating online stokes fears of voter fraud ahead of federal election  CBC News

Misunderstandings about voter requirements have many on social media expressing fears about voter fraud ahead of the federal election.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 15:37:00 GMT
More People Are Voting -- But 1,688 Polling Places Have Closed in 6 Years  Truthout

A wave of polling place closures has swept 13 states since the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act.

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Democrats, citing GOP-imposed voting restrictions, aim to flip secretary of state offices in five states  The Washington Post

Buoyed by victories in three states last year, Democrats are looking to expand their representation in the offices that oversee elections in most states.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 14:52:13 GMT
Netanyahu’s Fate May Depend on Israeli Arab Voters. Will They Turn Out?  The New York Times

Arab citizens make up a sixth of the Israeli electorate. They could determine whether the prime minister is re-elected, but few voted in the last election.

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Russians tried to hack our elections. Voters overwhelmingly support stronger security measures.  Washington Post

The Senate Intelligence Committee recently released the first volume in what will be a series of reports on Russian interference in the 2016 election. Here's the ...

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 16:53:40 GMT
U.S. House hears testimony on voter discrimination  Facing South

As the nation prepares for the 2020 election season, voting rights advocates testified before a House Judiciary subcommittee this week about the damaging ...

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 15:09:44 GMT
Tribunal Upholds 2019 Nigerian Election While NGO Report Condemns Electoral Body  Council on Foreign Relations

The February 2019 national elections saw President Muhammadu Buhari reelected. But defeated presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar sued, alleging electoral ...

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 22:21:50 GMT
Addressing Health Disparities Through Voter Engagement  Annals of Family Medicine

Nicholas Yagoda, MD,⇑. + Author Affiliations. 1CommUnityCare, Austin, Texas. 2Department of Population Health, The University of Texas at Austin—Dell ...

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Why American Jews should care about voter suppression in Israel  JTA News

Mickey Gitzin. September 6, 2019 3:19 pm Updated September 9, 2019 12:24 pm. An Arab-Israeli woman enters a polling station in the Arab-Israeli town of Kfar ...

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
North Carolina to start voting in a new election — under the shadow of the last one  Roll Call

ELIZABETHTOWN, N.C. — Chris Council, a 53-year-old African American landscaper, is fired up about Democrat Dan McCready's campaign for Congress.

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 09:59:00 GMT
Facing divisive Kansas Senate race, Republicans pine for Pompeo  CNN

Republicans shouldn't have to worry about a Senate race in Kansas. But with the looming retirement of veteran Republican Sen. Pat Roberts, Kansas has ...

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 02:15:00 GMT
Moore demands an investigation — by everyone  The CT Mirror

State Sen. Marilyn Moore issued a puzzling statement Thursday night demanding that Gov. Ned Lamont, Democratic Party officials and unnamed authorities ...

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 12:34:44 GMT
Arab Israelis Hope Their Votes Will Help To Oust Netanyahu  WCAI

DAVID GREENE, HOST: All right. A fifth of Israel's population are Arabs, Palestinians with Israeli citizenship. And some want to play a bigger part in the country's ...