Pennsylvania Republican: Voter ID Laws Are ‘Gonna Allow Governor Romney To Win’

Busted… Think Progress This weekend, Pennsylvania Republican House Leader Mike Turzai (R-PA) finally admitted what so many have speculated: Voter identification efforts are meant to suppress Democratic votes in this year’s election. At the Republican State Committee meeting, Turzai took the stage and let slip the truth about why Republicans are so insistent on voter identification efforts… More Pennsylvania Republican: Voter ID Laws Are ‘Gonna Allow Governor Romney To Win’

ALEC Hit With IRS Complaint Filed By Common Cause

More bad news for this insidious organization… The Huffington Post Open government advocates accused a conservative legislative group Monday of falsely claiming tax-exempt status while doing widespread lobbying. Advocacy group Common Cause said Monday it had filed an IRS complaint accusing ALEC of masquerading as a public charity. ALEC is formed as a nonprofit that… More ALEC Hit With IRS Complaint Filed By Common Cause

The Unholy Trinity: Koch Brothers, ALEC, and the NRA

Veracity Stew Much has been written about the shameful killing of Trayvon Martin in Florida. This article is not about his accused killer, George Zimmerman. Much has been written about him also. This article is about the unholy alliance that helped to create the ‘Stand Your Ground’ (or Castle Doctrine) laws that enabled George Zimmerman to get… More The Unholy Trinity: Koch Brothers, ALEC, and the NRA

Marco Rubio Stands His Ground for Deadly ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws

Marco Rubio is the GOP favorite for the Vice Presidential slot.  They really want him to run along side Romney, hoping that his being on the ticket will magically bring them the Hispanic vote.  Rubio’s position on the Stand Your Ground law may not win Romney and Rubio  many votes outside of  their base… The Nation… More Marco Rubio Stands His Ground for Deadly ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws