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Noncitizens voting research irks liberal professors

Added: 30.03.2017 3:05 | 1 views | 0 comments

More than 90 political scientists have signed an open letter calling for the blacklisting of studies done by Virginia professors who estimated that thousands, and perhaps millions, of noncitizens register to vote and vote illegally in U.S. elections.
Political science professor Jesse Richman of Old Dominion University in Norfolk is ...


Another Hollywood Writers Strike Looms As WGA East & West Boards Ask For Strike Authorization

Added: 29.03.2017 23:13 | 11 views | 0 comments

With WGA West asking its members for strike authorization and WGA East voting on the same today, Hollywood has moved one step closer to another crippling writers strike.


These Are the Democrats Voting Against Neil Gorsuch

Added: 29.03.2017 20:31 | 4 views | 0 comments

Judge Neil Gorsuch's appointment to the Supreme Court could hit a major road block next week when his nomination is expected to reach the Senate floor


Houston-area mayor apologizes for calling councilman 'boy'

Added: 29.03.2017 17:45 | 7 views | 0 comments

PASADENA, Texas (AP) - The mayor of a Houston-area city under court order to better protect Latino voting rights has apologized to a Hispanic councilman for calling him "boy" during a meeting.
Pasadena Mayor Johnny Isbell, who's white, apologized Tuesday to Councilman Cody Ray Wheeler.
Isbell's statement said the term ...

Tags: Voting, SPA

US House votes to undo broadband privacy rules

Added: 29.03.2017 0:09 | 4 views | 0 comments

The U.S. House of Representatives has followed the Senate in voting to repeal privacy rules that can prevent broadband providers from selling customers’ internet-browsing histories and other data without their permission.
On Tuesday, the House voted 215-205 to do away with the privacy rules that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission last year. The rules had yet to come into effect.
They require broadband carriers to first obtain opt-in approval from customers before using and sharing their sensitive personal information, such as web browsing history, geo-location data and what applications they've used.

Tags: FED, Voting

The Latest: Senate panel OK initiative changes

Added: 29.03.2017 0:04 | 8 views | 0 comments

PHOENIX (AP) - The Latest on efforts to change laws affecting citizen initiatives in Arizona (all times local):
4 p.m.
Republicans on an Arizona Senate panel have advanced a new proposal they say is needed to put checks on the citizen initiative process.
Democrats and voting rights groups call the ...


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