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MLB should return All-Star Game to Atlanta, conservative group says: 'Baseball went broke for wokeism’

Added: 16.04.2021 16:51 | 4 views | 0 comments

The American Conservative Union is calling on Major League Baseball to return the All-Star Game to Atlanta after moving it from Georgia due to the state’s new voting law, saying its decision threatens "the future" of baseball.

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GOP state legislatures move ahead with election security bills amid outrage over Georgia law

Added: 16.04.2021 14:02 | 9 views | 0 comments

Amid the outrage from liberals over the recently passed election security law in Georgia, GOP-controlled state legislatures are advancing bills in other states that Republican supporters say are necessary voting security measures but Democrats decry as attacks on voting rights. 

[Ticker] EU Parliament committees back Brexit trade deal

Added: 16.04.2021 6:23 | 8 views | 0 comments

The European Parliament's foreign affairs and trade committees on Thursday voted in favour of the future trade and cooperation agreement between the EU and the UK. But the full plenary still needs to approve it, and adopt a separate resolution, at a future plenary session. MEPs suspended the voting in March, arguing that British unilateral changes to trading arrangements in Northern Ireland breach the terms of the Brexit agreement.

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Next US Elections: Open Source vs. Commercial Software?

Added: 15.04.2021 17:17 | 19 views | 0 comments

San Francisco could become the first U.S. city to adopt open source software to run its voting machines. City officials last month authorized consulting group Slalom to prepare a report on the benefits and challenges involved in using an open source voting machine platform. Officials hope a move to open source will make San Francisco's voting software more transparent and secure.


Georgia election official warns Biden to stop 'lies' about voting law: 'Someone is going to get hurt'

Added: 15.04.2021 14:58 | 10 views | 0 comments

Gabriel Sterling, the chief operating officer and chief financial officer for the Georgia secretary of state's office, said he has the same sense of "foreboding" he had after November's election in the months leading up to the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. 

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The 'New Jim Crow' Is Nothing Like the 'Old Jim Crow'

Added: 15.04.2021 14:16 | 14 views | 0 comments

Joe Biden thinks Georgia's new voting integrity law is "Jim Crow on steroids."

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New York Times accused of 'activism' after shaming CEOs who didn’t sign 'big defense of voting rights'

Added: 15.04.2021 2:51 | 11 views | 0 comments

The New York Times faced intense backlash and accusations of full-throated "activism" Wednesday after publishing an apparent attempt to shame CEOs whose names did not appear on an open letter expressing solidarity toward "democracy."

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New research undercuts the idea that absentee voting changes in 2020 benefited Democrats

Added: 14.04.2021 20:18 | 12 views | 0 comments

Coupled with the lack of demonstrated voter fraud, the research undermines rationales for proposed changes to vote access.

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Apple, Amazon and Google slam 'discriminatory' voting restriction laws

Added: 14.04.2021 15:32 | 27 views | 0 comments

Hundreds of CEOs and companies signed a statement that ran in the New York Times and Washington Post.

Hawley's team hits NBC for 'dishonest characterization' of MLB All-Star move

Added: 14.04.2021 13:48 | 13 views | 0 comments

The office of Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., took a swing at NBC News on Tuesday for its characterization of Major League Baseball's decision to move its All-Star Game out of Atlanta over Georgia's new voting law.

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