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GOP Battle Against ACORN as Much About Financial Deregulation as Voter Registration

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

GOP attacks on minority homeowners and on the legislation and community groups protecting them are just a two-birds-with-one-stone way to advance a deregulation agenda while disenfranchising a Democratic-leaning portion of the electorate.

CNN Airs At Least 54 Misleading Segments On ACORN

Media Matters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

From October 6 through October 15, CNN ran at least 54 segments mentioning allegations that the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now ...

Mass Voter Fraud: A Conservative Myth

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As the 2008 election process draws near -- and with early voting in many states having already begun -- conservatives are raising a great hue and cry ...

Attacks on ACORN Based Not on Facts, But on Fear of 1.3 Million Poor People Registering

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.

ACORN, along with Project Vote, just announced that they had registered 1.3 million poor people this year. No wonder the GOP is up in arms. They're scared of too many poor people preparing to vote this year.