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Vote Rigging

Philippine Elections: The Sound and the Fury

Richard Javad Heydarian | Posted 07.20.2013 | World
Richard Javad Heydarian

For many frustrated Filipinos, Faulkner's characters perfectly match what they -- have and continue to -- see as a group of vicious, greedy politicians using the language of public service and invoking familial pedigree to woo a largely underprivileged electorate.

Virginia Passes Strict New Voter ID Restrictions

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 02.06.2013 | Politics

Virginia Republicans passed two voter-identification bills on Tuesday that would further tighten the state's already strict voting laws, MSNBC reports...

Electoral College Shenanigans: One Possible Response

Kevin Welner | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics
Kevin Welner

In this past presidential election, President Obama defeated Governor Romney by a popular vote of 65.9 million to 60.9 million. In a sane world, that would be the end of the story. But the U.S. presidential election uses the Electoral College.

Amanda Terkel

Paul Ryan Says No To Vote-Rigging Scheme In Wisconsin

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has come out against altering the way his state allocates its Electoral College votes, even though the proposed ...

Amanda Terkel

Vote-Rigging Plan Gains Support In Michigan

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of Michigan's top Republican lawmakers is interested in a proposal to change the way the state allocates its electoral college votes...

Not All Republicans Support Electoral College Rules Change

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 01.25.2013 | Politics

Florida House Speaker Will Weatherford (R) spoke out against the GOP's latest attempt at strategizing for 2016, saying that his state would not go alo...

Voting Problems Dismissed By Massachusetts Secretary Of State

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOSTON — The Massachusetts secretary of state is discounting reports of voter irregularities in the state's Senate special election. A spokesma...

MAZIAR BAHARI RELEASED: Iran Frees Newsweek Reporter On Bail

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran released a foreign Newsweek reporter on bail Saturday almost four months after he was arrested following the country's dispu...