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How Long Do You Have to Stand In Line to Vote Before Your Civil Rights Are Violated?

Matthew Segal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Matthew Segal

It's time we reclaim the media narrative: it seems as though every 15 minutes, a different news network is decrying how the integrity of our elections...

ACORN Ad: Don't Let McCain Take Away Your Voting Rights

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) has released a 30-second ad accusing "John McCain and the Republicans" of trying to ...

The Republican Voter Fraud Myth: An Examination

Washington Independent | Daphne Eviatar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Earlier this month, Republicans in Ohio lost their lawsuit challenging a state rule that allows voters to register and vote early on the same day. But...

Obama Is Dominating in the Polls, but Four Things Keep Me Awake at Night

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

As a lifelong Democrat who has seen my party lose winnable races, I can't help thinking about how things can go wrong this year. These are the four factors that keep me up at night.

New Mexico GOP Sued For Voter Intimidation

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ACORN (Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now) has sent out a press release about a lawsuit against the New Mexico GOP after reports th...

Drinking the ACORN Kool-Aid: How Cries of Voter Fraud Cover Up GOP Elections Theft

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Greg Palast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Greg Palast

While Republicans had the media searching for links between Obama and ACORN, RNC operatives were busily completing one of the most massive voter suppression and purging efforts in American history.

Fighting Voter Fraud

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

We've all read a lot about the "politicization" of the Justice Department in recent years, and that political pounding is having an ironic effect. The...

Rollin' With the Hate Talk Express
McCain NewsLadder

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

NOTE: After you click a link, click the title of the item to get the full text or video. "We've got them just where we want them." With each bit of b...

Something We Can Do About the Voter Fraud

Kamala Lopez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kamala Lopez

A lot of people feel extremely frustrated about the rampant voter suppression going on as evidenced by the many comments on my last post.

Mark Kirk Alleges 'Massive Voter Fraud Efforts' In Illinois

Progress Illinois | Josh Kalven | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

During a tele-townhall with constituents last night, GOP Rep. Mark Kirk used the notorious case of "Princess the Goldfish" to raise concerns about "ma...

How to Stop the Rigging of Election '08

Sarah van Gelder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sarah van Gelder

The issues of ACORN and voter fraud are a smokescreen designed to cover a much more serious issue with a long and ugly history: the suppression of the vote of groups that tend to vote Democratic.

Anti-ACORN Messages Threaten Staff and Obama (AUDIO)

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

Against a backdrop of GOP-backed allegations that it is involved in voter registration fraud, the activist ACORN group has been targeted with emails and voicemails threatening its staff as well as Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama.

GOP Endgame: Vote Suppression

Michael Carmichael | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Carmichael

The current charges against ACORN are frivolous distractions from what is a massive and threatening GOP campaign to distort the popular vote in key battleground states.

ACORN Organizers Fight Back Against Attacks (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Brave New Films explains what the voter fraud allegations against ACORN are really about: suppressing the low-income vote and throwing the election re...

Brave New Films Releases Pro-ACORN Web Video

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

Robert Greenwald's juggernaut viral-film production company, Brave New Films, has responded to the recent barrage of attacks against the community org...

Electoral Process Under Siege in Ohio

Jeff Coryell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeff Coryell

It's easy to recall the Rove-instigated hooliganism that generated tactically-advantageous chaos in the wake of Florida's flawed 2000 presidential ele...

ACORN Not An Issue: City Election Officials

WBBM 780 | Nancy Harty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A longtime community group that is a point of controversy in the presidential election over voter registrations is NOT registering voters here in the ...

ACORN: They Took Our Nuts!

Allison Kilkenny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Allison Kilkenny

No wonder the GOP is desperately trying to neuter ACORN before the group manages to mobilize some seriously pissed-off poor people.

Eyes And Ears: First Straw Polls, Now Coffee Polls? More Notes From The Final Weeks of Election '08

Off The Bus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Off The Bus

I saw my physician last week and she said that many of her black women patients were experiencing higher than normal blood pressures. She recommended that we double the dose of our hypertension meds until Obama wins.

Seth Colter Walls

McCain Compares Obama Small Donor Issue To Ayers And ACORN

HuffingtonPost.com | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On a Monday conference call with reporters, McCain campaign manager Rick Davis worked hard to elevate the issue of Barack Obama's undisclosed small do...

Critical US Supreme Court Ruling Against Rovian GOP Vote Meddling May Prove Temporary

Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman

In its on-going campaign to inject chaos and confusion into the voting process, the GOP has sued Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner.

Impending GOP Losses Lead to Rage and Hate

Paul Hogarth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Hogarth

ACORN is one of the most effective grass-roots political organizations in the country, and the McCain campaign has accused them of perpetrating voter fraud on behalf of Obama in minority communities.

Top 10 Lies, Non-truths, Half-truths, Stretches, Reaches and Fibs Proving McCain Will Say Anything to Be President

Brett Ashley McKenzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brett Ashley McKenzie

This is a compilation of statements and allegations made by McCain or campaign surrogates that have been refuted, supported by the proof that they are mostly, partially, or completely false.

Final Acts of Ugly Desperation

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

If McCain cannot attract voters to him, the only strategy left is to prevent voters from getting to the polls to support his opponent.

ACORN Offices Get Racist, Violent Threats After McCain Claims

RightWingWatch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's bad enough that the employees of ACORN have had to endure days of baseless and outlandish attacks by John McCain and the RNC. But after McCain ou...