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 2018-07-15 20:12 

WMUR

[ NH ]

CloseUP: Messmer on EPA, Medicare for all, voting rights...

Rep. Mindi Messmer sits down with WMUR Political Director Adam Sexton on CloseUP to discuss her campaign for New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District seat....

 2018-07-14 13:00 

Daily Kos

Voting Rights Roundup: Michigan poised to vote on sweeping set of voting rights reforms this fall...

Leading Off Michigan: In a huge development for voting rights in Michigan, voting rights groups have turned in more than 430,000 signatures to put a state constitutional amendment on the November ballot that contains a slew of key voting reforms, far abov...

 2018-07-14 04:00 

Gadsden Times

Groups aim to help felons vote again...

Two legal advocacy groups have jointly launched a new initiative aimed at helping thousands of Alabama felons regain their right to vote.The Campaign Legal Center and Southern Poverty Law Center announced Thursday that the campaign, dubbed the Alabama Vot...

 2018-07-14 02:30 

Daily Kos

In a blow to voting rights, New Hampshire Supreme court greenlights GOP poll tax on college students...

In a surprise outcome, New Hampshire's Supreme Court dealt a major blow to voting rights in the Granite State when it issued an advisory opinion saying that a Republican-backed bill to tighten voter residency requirements doesn't violate the state...

 2018-07-13 21:53 

The Huffington Post

New Hampshire Governor Signs Law That Voting Groups Call De-Facto Poll Tax...

Voting rights advocates say the change will discourage college students and others from voting in New Hampshire....

 2018-07-13 19:08 

WCAX

[ VT ]

Sununu signs voting rights bill he previously opposed...

New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu has signed a controversial voting rights bill he previously opposed....

 2018-07-13 18:55 

Seacoastonline.com

[ NH ]

Sununu signs voting rights bill he previously opposed...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu has signed a controversial voting rights bill he previously opposed.Current law allows college students and others who consider the state their domicile to vote without being subject to...

 2018-07-13 18:55 

Fosters.com

[ NH ]

Sununu signs voting rights bill he previously opposed...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu has signed a controversial voting rights bill he previously opposed.Current law allows college students and others who consider the state their domicile to vote without being subject to...

 2018-07-13 18:22 

Valley News

[ NH ]

Sununu Signs Voting Rights Bill He Previously Opposed...

Concord — New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu has signed a controversial voting rights bill he previously opposed.Current law allows college students and others who consider the state their domicile to vote without being subject to residency....

 2018-07-13 17:47 

US News & World Report

Sununu Signs Voting Rights Bill He Previously Opposed...

New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu has signed a controversial voting rights bill he previously opposed....

 2018-07-13 15:10 

NY Times

Does Brett Kavanaugh Spell the End of Voting Rights?...

If he is confirmed for the Supreme Court, we will see the most extreme court on civil rights since the era of Jim Crow....

 2018-07-12 21:22 

WSHU

Latinos Are Bringing A Growing Number Of Voting Rights Cases...

In the town of Islip, New York, voting is done at-large, which means there aren't any districts. The whole town, which is primarily white, votes for all the elected officials together, making it difficult for Latino voters to get representation in cit...

 2018-07-12 19:21 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Portland mayor renews push to give local voting rights to noncitizens...

PORTLAND (AP) -- Portland's mayor and a city councilor are renewing a push to allow some noncitizens to vote in local elections.The proposal would allow adult noncitizens who are legally present in the U.S., including asylum seekers and refugees, to v...

 2018-07-12 17:08 

US News & World Report

Mayor Renews Push to Give Local Voting Rights to Noncitizens...

Portland's mayor and a city councilor are renewing a push to allow some noncitizens to vote in local elections....

 2018-07-12 15:21 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Portland mayor renews push to give local voting rights to noncitizens 6 hours ago...

PORTLAND (AP) -- Portland's mayor and a city councilor are renewing a push to allow some noncitizens to vote in local elections.The proposal would allow adult noncitizens who are legally present in the U.S., including asylum seekers and refugees, to v...

 2018-07-12 11:05 

Los Angeles Times

Why Santa Monica is fighting the California Voting Rights Act...

Santa Monica is going to fight a lawsuit saying the city must switch to district-based elections....

 2018-07-12 01:35 

Business Standard

Sebi-appointed panel considers 'Snapchat model' to boost start-up listings...

Regulator-appointed panel discusses proposal to allow listings without voting rights...

 2018-07-12 00:14 

Gulf Times

Trump pick Kavanaugh may face contentious cases soon...

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee may not have to wait too long for controversial cases if he is confirmed to the job, with disputes involving abortion, immigration and voting rights possibly heading toward the justices soon....

 2018-07-11 13:20 

WSHU

Latinos Are Bringing A Growing Number Of Voting Rights Cases...

In the town of Islip, N.Y., voting is done at-large, which means there aren't any districts. The whole town, which is primarily white, votes for all the elected officials together, making it difficult for Latino voters to get representation in city go...

 2018-07-11 12:00 

ThinkProgress

Boston is considering allowing noncitizens to vote in city elections...

The city of Boston is considering whether to allow immigrants with legal status in the United States to vote in local elections. Boston's City Council debated an idea Tuesday to extend voting rights to all of the city's legal non-U.S. citizens, al...

 2018-07-11 12:00 

ThinkProgress

Boston considers becoming largest city to extend voting rights to noncitizens...

The city of Boston is considering whether to allow immigrants with legal status in the United States to vote in local elections. Boston's City Council debated an idea Tuesday to extend voting rights to all of the city's legal non-U.S. citizens, al...

 2018-07-11 08:32 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Boston debates granting voting rights to non-U.S. citizens living in country legally...

The Boston City Council sat down on Tuesday afternoon for a discussion over the possibility of one day allowing non-U.S. citizens to vote in local elections....

 2018-07-11 08:19 

WPXI

Boston debates granting voting rights to non-U.S. citizens living in country legally...

The Boston City Council sat down on Tuesday afternoon for a discussion over the possibility of one day allowing non-U.S. citizens to vote in local elections....

 2018-07-11 08:19 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Boston debates granting voting rights to non-U.S. citizens living in country legally...

The Boston City Council sat down on Tuesday afternoon for a discussion over the possibility of one day allowing non-U.S. citizens to vote in local elections....

 2018-07-11 08:19 

WFOX

[ Jacksonville ]

Boston debates granting voting rights to non-U.S. citizens living in country legally...

The Boston City Council sat down on Tuesday afternoon for a discussion over the possibility of one day allowing non-U.S. citizens to vote in local elections....

 2018-07-11 08:19 

KOKI/KMYT/KOKI/KMYT

[ Tulsa ]

Boston debates granting voting rights to non-U.S. citizens living in country legally...

The Boston City Council sat down on Tuesday afternoon for a discussion over the possibility of one day allowing non-U.S. citizens to vote in local elections....

 2018-07-11 08:19 

WSOC-TV

[ Charlotte, NC ]

Boston debates granting voting rights to non-U.S. citizens living in country legally...

The Boston City Council sat down on Tuesday afternoon for a discussion over the possibility of one day allowing non-U.S. citizens to vote in local elections....

 2018-07-11 07:19 

Statesman.com

Boston debates granting voting rights to non-U.S. citizens living in country legally...

The Boston City Council sat down on Tuesday afternoon for a discussion over the possibility of one day allowing non-U.S. citizens to vote in local elections....

 2018-07-11 02:51 

Boston 25 News

Boston City Council debates granting legal, non-citizens voting rights...
 2018-07-10 23:55 

VOA

Trump High Court Pick Kavanaugh May Face Contentious Cases Soon...

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee may not have to wait too long for controversial cases if he is confirmed to the job, with disputes involving abortion, immigration, gay rights, voting rights and transgender troops possibly heading toward...

 2018-07-10 22:07 

WHDH

Boston considers giving voting rights to legal, non-US citizens...

The Boston City Council held a hearing Tuesday to weigh whether non-U.S. citizens living in the country legally should be allowed to vote in Boston......

 2018-07-10 21:59 

WSHU

Latinos Are Bringing A Growing Number Of Voting Rights Cases...

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 2018-07-10 21:41 

NPR

Latinos Are Bringing A Growing Number Of Voting Rights Cases...

In the town of Islip, N.Y., voting is done at large, which means there aren't any districts. The whole town, which is primarily white, votes for all the elected officials together, making it difficult for Latino voters to get representation in city go...

 2018-07-10 21:41 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Latinos Are Bringing A Growing Number Of Voting Rights Cases...

Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/....

 2018-07-10 20:37 

Reuters

Trump high court pick Kavanaugh may face contentious cases soon...

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee may not have to wait too long for controversial cases if he is confirmed to the job, with disputes involving abortion, immigration, gay rights, voting rights and transgender troops possibly heading toward...

 2018-07-10 17:49 

New York Magazine

Brett Kavanaugh's Qualifications Don't Matter...

When Kavanaugh hands down opinions that limit voting rights and abortion access, ordinary Americans will not care how well written they are....

 2018-07-10 17:48 

Slate Magazine

A Diabolical New Ploy to Suppress Black Voter Turnout...

Since the 2013 Supreme Court decision overturning parts of the Voting Rights Act, North Carolina has been in the vanguard of legislative voter suppression. First, Republicans in the state passed a huge law containing five different provisions aimed at dis...

 2018-07-10 14:43 

Herman Cain

Let-wing meltdown: Kavanaugh will kill millions, implement sharia law, ban contraception, reduce wages, destroy voting rights!...

By Robert Laurie At the top of this page, you'll see a picture of Cory Booker surrounded by "Stop Kavanaugh" signs. This image was posted on Twitter at roughly 9:13 PM last night. Considering the The post Let-wing meltdown: Kavanaugh will kill...

 2018-07-10 14:40 

Mother Jones

Kavanaugh's Record Doesn't Bode Well for Voting Rights...

Donald Trump's new Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, could determine how the court rules on cases that shape the future of voting rights in the United States. And if his track record is any indication, many Americans could be disenfranchised as ...

 2018-07-10 13:30 

Daily Kos

Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh argues that presidents can't be indicted, sued, or even investigated...

Every Supreme Court nominee considered by Donald Trump was a genuine, Federalist Society approved ultraconservative. Every one of them could be counted on to uphold the right of big business while tearing away women's rights, voting rights, gay rights...

 2018-07-10 09:00 

NY Times

[ National News ]

Why Was a Citizenship Question Put on the Census? 'Bad Faith,' a Judge Suggests...

The Trump administration says it needs the question to enforce voting rights. But a federal judge has given critics the means to search for other motives....

 2018-07-09 22:39 

Washington Examiner

Boston considers giving legal, non-US citizens voting rights...

In an effort to make city elections more inclusive, Boston City Council will hold a hearing Tuesday on ways to give voting rights to legal, non-US citizens, the Boston Herald reported....

 2018-07-09 22:01 

New Haven Register

Lawsuit: Mississippi legislative district dilutes black vote...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A new federal lawsuit says a state Senate district in Mississippi dilutes black voting power and should be redrawn.The suit, filed Monday, asks a judge to declare that Senate District 22 violates the federal Voting Rights Act. It als...

 2018-07-09 21:54 

WILX News 10

[ Lansing, MI ]

Group turns in signatures to get voting-rights proposal on November ballot...

The proposal would allow absentee voting to any reason, restore straight-ticket voting and would make registration easier....

 2018-07-09 21:31 

HotAir

Huzzah! Boston looks to allow non-citizens voting rights...

Why let a little thing like citizenship stop you?...

 2018-07-09 21:10 

US News & World Report

Where Americans Stand on Issues Likely to Face a New Justice...

Where Americans stand on abortion, the Trump travel ban, voting rights and other contentious issues likely to face the next justice on the Supreme Court....

 2018-07-09 20:23 

Talking Points Memo

Voting Rights Primer: Michigan's Conservative Supreme Court Will Hold Hearing On Redistricting Reform...

The states and localities challenging the Trump administration's addition of a citizenship question to the Census secured a small victory......

 2018-07-09 18:41 

Zero Hedge

Boston Weighs Measure To Let Foreign Nationals Vote In Elections...

Just in time for the upcoming midterm elections, Boston City Council is holding a hearing Tuesday to discuss the idea of voting rights for non-US citizens living in the country legally, according to Boston.com . The hearing called by Council President And...

 2018-07-09 17:54 

Ecns.cn

Smartphone maker Xiaomi debuts on Hong Kong stocks...

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi debuted on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Monday, the first company which adopts a weighted voting rights with dual-class shares after Hong Kong's major listing regime reform in 25 years....

 2018-07-09 17:20 

The Gateway Pundit

Boston Considering Giving Non-Citizens, Including DACA Recipients VOTING RIGHTS...

Boston is reportedly weighing giving non-U.S. citizens the right to vote. The Boston Globe reports that City Council is holding a hearing on Tuesday to explore ways to "make city elections more inclusive" by "allowing immigrants with legal sta...

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