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This week, in a moving tribute to Congresswoman Stephanie Tubbs Jones - who did more than just listen to her Ohio constituents when they told her of their systematic disenfranchisement during the 2004 election - Congressman John Conyers brought the issue of election integrity to the Democratic National Convention saying, “Never again would we see […]
Appearing with other member of the Congressional Black Caucus at the Democratic National Convention tonight for a moving tribute to their recently deceased colleague Stephanie Tubbs Jones, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee John Conyers brings the issue of fair elections and election integrity to the convention.
Speaking after Charles Rangel of New York, Chairman Conyers […]
How can Lou Dobbs be so right on one thing and so wrong on another?!?!
In response to a story by CNN’s Dobbs in which he “told viewers that substantial evidence suggests that large numbers of non-citizens, including undocumented immigrants, are voting in federal elections and could be the deciding factor in November’s elections,” Truth in […]
Steven Rosenfeld author of Count My Vote: A Citizen’s Guide to Voting writes at Alternet, “Some of the most serious election protection problems can be discovered and fixed before the presidential voting begins.”
What voters often do not know is that long lines or delays in polling place voting can result from many factors — some […]
A frequent question being asked now is “why are films like Uncounted all suddenly coming out in a clump” and “why are these films important?”
Although the answer may be obvious to some, we sometimes forget that not everyone is consumed by the fight for free and fair elections. People are busy…they have lives…families…jobs…And the little […]
A fitting tribute to a great lady from her good friend. We join Matt in sending our heartfelt condolences to Congresswoman Tubbs Jones’ family, friends, and all those who had the privilege of working closely with her throughout the years.
Most everybody who is a friend or colleague of mine has come to know of my […]
Defenders of democracy unite! Just in time for the crucial 2008 presidential election, Starz Edge and Starz Cinema present the world television premiere of Uncounted: The New Math of American Elections, the documentary that shows how election fraud changed the outcome of the 2004 election, led to even greater fraud in 2006 and now looms […]
The BRAD BLOG Goes to the DNC…
All in all, we’d rather be in St. Paul. But, then again, nobody involved with the Republican National Convention invited us to speak in Minnesota. We will, however, be speaking on a panel about “Clean, Fair and Transparent Elections” at a forum sponsored by The Nation magazine and the […]
The outrage of systematic voter disenfranchisement looms large over the 2008 presidential election. It is in this highly charged atmosphere that David Earnhardt’s UNCOUNTED: The New Math of American Elections screens at the American Film Institute’s prestigious AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring, Maryland, on Tuesday, September 9, at 7:00 PM.
Veteran broadcast […]
From the CBS Story, Voting Machine Doubts Linger:
“Touch-screen voting machines have proven to be accurate, reliable, and secure time and time again”
– Ken Fields, spokesman for ES&S