voter registration

Illinois Is Now The 10th State To Institute Automatic Voter Registration (Video)

Illinois Is Now The 10th State To Institute Automatic Voter Registration (Video)

In a time when our electoral process is under attack like never before, it’s encouraging to see some local and state governments doing right by the citizens they represent. The 2016 presidential election demonstrated the lowest voter turnout (55.4%) since 1996 (53.5%). This is due partly to Republican voter suppression efforts, but also to inconvenient and […]

BREAKING: Federal Judge OVERRIDES Governor Rick Scott, Extends Florida Voter Registration Deadline (VIDEO)

BREAKING: Federal Judge OVERRIDES Governor Rick Scott, Extends Florida Voter Registration Deadline (VIDEO)

Due to the recent damage and destruction caused in Florida by Hurricane Mathew, U.S. District Judge Mark Walker extended voter registration to October 18th, overriding the governor’s decision. The Democratic Party filed a lawsuit causing the registration to be extended one day, but after review of the damage, the judge extended it six days further. […]

A**hole Florida Governor Won’t Extend Voter Registration Deadlines…Even With Hurricane (VIDEO)

A**hole Florida Governor Won’t Extend Voter Registration Deadlines…Even With Hurricane (VIDEO)

Florida has a crazy-cakes Republican Governor Rick Scott. He doesn’t believe in climate change, and he is willing to put his state in jeopardy over it. FEMA said that they won’t provide relief dollars to states that don’t have plans to deal with climate change. Now, Florida is about to get hit by Hurricane Matthew. […]

Rauner Vetoes Bill Designed To Get More Illinois Voters To Polls (VIDEO)

Rauner Vetoes Bill Designed To Get More Illinois Voters To Polls (VIDEO)

Illinois voters really have it bad when it comes to politics. It’s one of those states where it’s actually true that both sides are terrible (though the right is still worse). I can say that because I live here and I see it all the time. Four of our last seven governors have gone to […]

Planned Parenthood Makes GOP Heads Explode, Will Start Registering Voters At Clinics (VIDEO)

Planned Parenthood Makes GOP Heads Explode, Will Start Registering Voters At Clinics (VIDEO)

Planned Parenthood has been the subject of A LOT of controversies this year. Many red states are trying to defund Planned Parenthood or otherwise get rid of them. The GOP has been demonizing this very important organization for years. This year it started with hacked up, doctored videos made by a pro-life group. They spliced […]

Surprise, Surprise – Muslim Voter Registration Is Up

Surprise, Surprise – Muslim Voter Registration Is Up

Here is an unintended consequence of Donald Trump’s (R-NY) never ending vitriol against Muslims: voter registration amongst Muslim-Americans has jumped significantly. The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) reported that over 300,000 Muslims have registered to vote since the last presidential election. That is a roughly 60-percent increase since 2012. Not surprising since CAIR is one of the country’s largest […]

Think You’re A Registered Independent? Not If You Checked This Box

Think You’re A Registered Independent? Not If You Checked This Box

California has an interesting issue going on right now. Lots of people, including some celebrities, are registering for the wrong political party. Celebrities like Demi Moore, Emma Stone, Kaley Cuoco, as well as Sugar Ray Leonard and Patrick Schwarzenegger have registered incorrectly. Due to some confusing wording on the voter registration cards, people are registering as members of […]

Arizona All Over Again? Voter Registration Records Disappearing in New York

Arizona All Over Again? Voter Registration Records Disappearing in New York

Reports are popping up on Facebook and Reddit that New York voters who have been registered Democrat — sometimes for years — are now listed as not enrolled to vote or not registered in a party. With allegations of election fraud in last week’s Arizona primary still fresh in their minds, New York Democrats are […]