Tag: Vote

Voting rights groups sue Georgia & Brian Kemp to reinstate 53,000 blocked registrations, 70% are Black

Voting rights advocacy groups are suing the state of Georgia to reinstate 53,000 blocked voter registrations, 70% of which are from African American voters, saying the current policy violates the U.S. Voting Rights Act and The National Voter Registration Act. The Lawyer’s Committee For Human Rights tweeted this afternoon, “We have just filed a lawsuit […]

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Sen. Chris Murphy Urges Gun Controllers to Vote in November, Defeat the NRA

Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) is urging gun-control supporters to flock to the polls in November and defeat the NRA. Murphy is urging gun-controllers to register to vote, and is tweeting (and retweeting) “March for Our Lives” gun control messages. He attended a “March for Our Lives” rally Sunday, where he called on fellow gun-controllers to vote […]

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Unfortunately, Michelle Obama is Not Running For President, But She’s All About Voting

Our forever first lady, Michelle LeVaughn Robinson Obama, aka the literal manifestation of black girl magic, and exhibit A-Z of why you should listen to and trust black women, has launched an initiative to encourage the youth to vote. Look at who your president currently is. Voting is important! November midterm elections are well on […]

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Judge Who Gave Light Sentence In Brock Turner Case Removed By Voters

PALO ALTO, CA (CBS Local) – Voters recalled a California judge over a sexual assault sentence that garnered national attention. Santa Clara County’s voter registrar reported the early Wednesday morning showed 59 percent of voters favoring removing Judge Aaron Persky from office, with 40 percent opposed after approximately 52 percent of precincts reporting. Stanford University Law […]

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Independent Voters In California Now Outnumber Republicans

SACRAMENTO  (AP) — For the first time, Republicans are the third largest bloc of voters in California. New data released by the secretary of state on Friday shows voters with no party preference represent 25.5 percent of registered voters while Republicans make up 25.1 percent. Democrats remain the largest group at more than 44 percent. […]

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Uh-oh GOP: New polls show that the majority of young adults plan on voting this upcoming November

A new study conducted by AP-NORC and MTV, of young adults who will be of voting age (and eligible to vote) this November shows that more than half say they are most likely going to vote with a third asked saying they will be voting for sure. The study, taken among people ages 15-34 (with questions […]

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