Ohio Cuts Early Voting Hours That Are Key To Black Turnout

I suspect this is only the tip of the iceberg.  Most GOP lead states will be doing the same thing.  There will undoubtedly be some push-back through demonstrations and other means, but the bottom line is that the GOP does not want to give up their leadership positions in key states nor are they willing… More Ohio Cuts Early Voting Hours That Are Key To Black Turnout

Ohio Is Trying To ‘Suppress The Voting Rights Of African Americans,’ Congresswoman Claims

Most Americans knew this already but confirmation from an elected official adds a multitude of weight to the issues of suppressing early voting and the general election in Ohio… Think Progress Ohio Congresswoman Marcia Fudge (D) has asked Attorney General Eric Holder to review two voting measures making their way through the state legislature that… More Ohio Is Trying To ‘Suppress The Voting Rights Of African Americans,’ Congresswoman Claims

Ohio Secretary of State accused of installing suspicious software on voting machines

There are only days left until Election Day and the fear of voter suppression is only increasing. McClellan said there should be no concerns that the new reporting tool will jeopardize the voting results or voter information, but voting rights activists remain far from reassured.… More Ohio Secretary of State accused of installing suspicious software on voting machines

Ohio GOP Election Board Member: Our Voting Process Shouldn’t Accommodate Black Voters

So,  how far back into the last century do they want people of color to regress in terms of voting rights?  Perhaps till they have no voting rights at all?  Is this their punishment for having voted for Obama?   92% of Black voters voted for Barack Obama in 2008. It appears that this is… More Ohio GOP Election Board Member: Our Voting Process Shouldn’t Accommodate Black Voters

Maddow: Republican voter suppression efforts are deadly serious

  The world needs to know what’s going on with Republicans blatantly trying to steal the election by suppressing certain groups who traditionally vote Democratic. We tout our equality and fairness and most of all our Democracy to people around the world.   Democracy as we knew it no longer exists in this country and… More Maddow: Republican voter suppression efforts are deadly serious

Birthers Try To Get Obama Removed From the Ballot in Ohio

First of all the “Birthers” don’t have any political clout (after losing virtually all their court cases), so my assumption is that they’re a front for some more powerful shadow group who wishes to remain in the background. It’s also funny that at this late stage, “they” would try to remove the POTUS.  President Obama… More Birthers Try To Get Obama Removed From the Ballot in Ohio