Tag Archives: GOP Voter Suppression

Open Thread | So…They Had a Hearing About the New Jim Crow..

And the GQP decided to try and question Stacey Abrams about it. As well as others. It did not go well.   Republican Senator John Cornyn: So you believe that the GA legislature made deliberate attempts to suppress the minority … Continue reading

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Open Thread | More of the New Jim Crow

Texas has decided that Georgia shouldn’t be alone.   The Texas Senate just voted to limit Texans' voting options. Senate Bill 7, a GOP priority, would limit early voting hours, prohibit drive-thru voting and bar local election officials from proactively … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Voter Suppression, 2021 Georgia Version

They are determined to block the Black vote in Georgia.😡😡😡 Well, Everywhere😠😠     Under its current leadership, GA has become the state with the longest wait lines in the country esp in urban areas. In 2020, black voters still … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Why We Need A New Voting Rights Act To Cover The ENTIRE COUNTRY

The GOP cannot win in fair elections. So, of course, they are doing what they can for Voter Suppression.   For Republicans, a functional democracy is one in which their opponents are not allowed to win https://t.co/P3soOVtBUO pic.twitter.com/ab9mt2Jrnp — Adam … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Yeah, We Should Still Expand The Court

Don’t get complacent or fooled into thinking that they are ‘reasonable’. Really liked this Twitter thread:   He’s ignoring a key point: It was too big a win this time to pull off a cheat. Had it been by one … Continue reading

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🚨Emergency – Voter Suppression in Wisconsin Alert🚨

The U.S. Supreme Court, which is shut down due to COVID-19, has no problem telling the people of Wisconsin to risk infection or deny yourself the right to vote.😠😠 NEW: The Democratic Party of Wisconsin just put up this guide … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | The GOP Can’t Win Unless They Voter Suppress and Cheat

The GOP is about nothing but Voter Suppression. They DO NOT believe in little ‘ d’ – democracy. Never ever forget.. For all the complaints about Russian interference in the 2016 elections…and that was very real… The number of people … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | The GOP Knows That It Can’t Win WITHOUT CHEATING

The GOP knows that it can’t win WITHOUT CHEATING. WITHOUT VOTER SUPPRESSION. We had gotten this news from Georgia. FIRED: The Georgia election consultant who proposed closing most voting locations in a primarily African American county https://t.co/2DZcsjwEDP — David Beard … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | The GOP Continues to Attack Voting Rights

ICYMI Lisa Desjardins ‏Verified account @LisaDNews A BIG DEAL: The Supreme Court 5-4 just upheld Ohio’s voter rolls law which automatically dropped voters who had not voted for two years or confirmed desire to vote. 7:14 AM – 11 Jun … Continue reading

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