Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Donald Trump v. the First Amendment, part five

The president-elect woke up Tuesday morning with a clear agenda before him. Poised to announce his pick of Rep.
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How the ugly 2016 presidential election could change the way we vote in future ones

Changing the way Americans vote for their elected officials doesn't come easy. People are creatures of habit, and it is hard enough to get them to vote with the system we have now, let alone teach them an entirely new way to do it.
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Monday, November 28, 2016

Stein moves for Pennsylvania recount

Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein is taking steps to initiate a recount in Pennsylvania, three days after filing for a recount in Wisconsin. Recount requests were filed Monday in more than 100 Pennsylvania precincts, according to her campaign.
Source: Stein moves for Pennsylvania recount

Texas elector who criticized Trump says he’s resigning

A Republican member of the Electoral College who had expressed reservations about supporting President-elect Donald Trump has opted instead to resign his position and turn it over to an alternate elector.
Source: Texas elector who criticized Trump says he’s resigning

Trump tweets stoke fears of voting rights clampdown

Independent election experts say Donald Trump's claims of mass voter fraud are false. | Getty
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Saturday, November 26, 2016

Trump: Wisconsin recount is a 'scam'

President-elect Donald Trump on Saturday slammed Green Party candidate Jill Stein’s efforts to request a recount in Wisconsin, labeling it a "scam" designed to raise money for her campaign.
Source: Trump: Wisconsin recount is a 'scam'

Jill Stein Can’t ‘Guarantee’ Money Will Go to Recount, Changes $$$ Goal

Before you donate to Green Party candidate Jill Stein‘s effort to demand a recount in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania, you may want to read the fine print on her website. So far, she has raised $4.8 million, but take a look at this little clause at the end of donation form:
Source: Jill Stein Can’t ‘Guarantee’ Money Will Go to Recount, Changes $$$ Goal