Monthly Archives: November 2019

Today’s Must-Read: “A Pennsylvania County’s Election Day Nightmare Underscores Voting Machine Concerns”

NYT: It was a few minutes after the polls closed here on Election Day when panic began to spread through the county election offices.Vote totals in a Northampton County judge’s race showed one candidate, Abe Kassis, a Democrat, had just 164 votes out … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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Native American Voting Rights Group Settles with Arizona Over Ballot Litigation

Turtle Talk: Here are the materials in Navajo Nation, et al. v. Reagan, et al. No. CV-18-08329-PCT-DWL (Ariz. D. Ct. 2019).The Amended Complaint sought:[D]eclaratory and injunctive relief, compelling the Defendants to (a) allow early voters who do not sign their ballot affidavit to have … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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Breaking- Part 3- Molavi Assassination: 5 Suspects Detained, Questionable Documents & Motives

This is Sibel Edmonds, reporting from Turkey on the assassination of Iranian Triple-Agent Masoud Molavi in Istanbul, Turkey. In my two previous breaking episodes I provided you with background on Molavi, the assassination case and the three suspect nation states with motives. In this breaking report I provide you with the latest developments in the […]

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Sibel Edmonds


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“McCrory allies wrongly accused voters of fraud, but does the law protect them?”

News & Observer: McCrory is not one of the people being sued for libel.The case is against some of his 2016 supporters. They falsely accused several dozen North Carolinians of voting illegally, although only a handful of those voters are … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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“National Democratic groups sue Minnesota over ballot rules”

Star Tribune: Two national campaign committees supporting congressional Democrats have filed a federal lawsuit challenging ballot order rules that will list DFL candidates in Minnesota beneath their major-party rivals in the 2020 general election.The complaint, filed in U.S. District Court … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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Part 2- Masoud Molavi Assassination: An Iranian Triple-Agent & A Three-Nation Cover-Up

Hello everyone. This is Sibel Edmonds reporting from Turkey on the assassination of the Iranian Triple-Agent Masoud Molavi in Istanbul, Turkey. For those of you who are not familiar with my background: I am fluent in four languages, including the Iranian Language-Farsi and Turkish. I have been a linguist, geopolitical analyst and an investigative journalist […]

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Sibel Edmonds


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“House Committee Sues Barr and Ross Over 2020 Census Documents”

NYT: The House Oversight and Reform Committee on Tuesday sued William P. Barr, the attorney general, and Wilbur L. Ross Jr., the commerce secretary, for refusing to produce subpoenaed documents regarding President Trump’s failed attempt to add a citizenship question … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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White House budget officials resigned amid frustration with Ukraine aid freeze

Two White House budget officials resigned in part out of frustration with President Donald Trump’s order to freeze U.S. military assistance to Ukraine, a senior budget official told House impeachment investigators.Mark Sandy, whose closed-door deposition transcript was released Tuesday, said the initial concerns about the hold on military aid caused at least two officials within the Office of Management and Budget to resign.One of those officials, a lawyer, stepped down over concerns that the hold was violating the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, which sharply curbs the executive branch’s authority to alter congressionally appropriated funds; another resigned over “frustrations about not understanding the reason for the hold.”Sandy did not name the officials and emphasized that he could not know the exact reasons for each official’s decision to resign.Sandy’s deposition was among the final transcripts released as part of House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry. Democrats held two weeks of public hearings in

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Andrew Desiderio


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“Texas Democrats hit state with another lawsuit over new ban on temporary voting sites”

Dallas Morning News: Former Austin Assistant City Manager Terrell Blodgett and Texas’ Young Democrats and College Democrats filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to overturn House Bill 1888, claiming it suppresses the vote of marginalized communities….The Texas Democratic Party and the … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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“Misinformation Efforts Over Kentucky Vote Could Be Playbook for 2020”

Doozy from Jessica Huseman: The personality, whose real name is Terpsichore Lindeman, alleged that somehow she and her husband had wound up as registered Democrats in Kentucky, which she saw as a sure sign that Andy Beshear, the Democratic attorney … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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