Voter Fraud

Trump supporters are standing by their man – no matter what

Is the story Donald Trump? Or is the story the great many Americans who are supporting him and what that tells us about today’s United States?<p>A word of caution for Canadians putting a question like that here. There’s a living-in-glass-houses riposte available. “What about Rob Ford?” an …

Donald Trump

We’re supposed to be a democracy, but half the GOP is ok with postponing 2020’s election

A party so full of delusions exposes the dark underbelly in America<p>The Washington Post’s latest poll is enough to make the Statue of Liberty cringe.<p>“In a new poll, half of Republicans say they would support postponing the 2020 election if Trump proposed it,” read the headline of the paper’s Monkey …

Liberal View

'That House Is Evil': Former Tenant Reveals Tales of Bannon's Old Porn and Meth Pad in Florida

Horror stories involve Bannon and his ex-wife.A few months ago, the <i>Washington Post</i> got wind of an investigation into whether presidential aide and …

Liberal View

Ex-Trump Campaign Aides Start Voter Registration Effort

WASHINGTON — With President Trump’s poll numbers slipping, a group of the president’s former campaign aides is beginning an effort to encourage new voters in parts of the country that supported him in the election, and to stop what they contend are illegal votes in Democratic areas.<p>The former aides …

Elections

Ex-Trump Aides Start Voter ‘Registration’ Effort

“With President Trump’s poll numbers slipping, a group of the president’s former campaign aides is beginning an effort to encourage new voters in …

Elections

Two top Hogan officials OK'd participation in Trump voter fraud commission, emails show

Two top aides to Gov. Larry Hogan approved of a Maryland official joining a controversial Trump administration panel probing alleged voter fraud — a …

Government

That Washington Post Poll About Delaying the 2020 Election Is Irresponsible Nonsense

Just because you can ask any question in a poll, doesn't mean you should.<p>The 2020 election is still pretty far away, and who knows where Donald Trump will be by then, but yesterday it became one of the biggest stories in the world of politics. You see there was a new <i>Washington Post</i> poll and it's …

Elections

How the postal plebiscite might skew the vote

Conducting the plebiscite through the ABS as a postal vote has a number of worrying consequences. Aside from the challenge to its legality, it may …

Australian News

Poll: Half of Republicans would back postponing 2020 election if Trump proposed it

Slightly more than half of Republicans say they would support postponing the 2020 presidential election if President Trump proposed it to make sure …

Elections

A New Poll Suggests Half Of Republicans Would Let Trump Suspend The 2020 Election If He Claimed Fraud

A new <i>Washington Post</i> article reveals that 52% of Republicans polled say that they would be A-OK with delaying the 2020 Presidential election if President Trump said that voter fraud concerns made it a necessity. The same poll says 47% believe Trump’s assertions that he would have won the 2016 …

Elections

Left Goes Nuts As Poll Shows 52% Of Republicans Would Be Okay With Cancelling The 2020 Election If Trump Wanted To. They're Being Silly.

According to a new poll published by <i>The Washington Post</i>, 52% of Republicans woul

Conservative View

Trump and Statistics Don’t Mix

Three of the president's projects would stump even a trained professional.<p>The Trump administration has taken on three ambitious statistical projects: tracking down cases of voter registration fraud, identifying racism in college admissions and developing an algorithm for “extreme vetting” of visa …

Business

Poll: Half of Republicans Open to Postponing of 2020 Elections

It’s a well-known if somewhat scandalous fact that Donald Trump has on multiple occasions asserted without evidence that “millions” of illegal votes …

Politics

Um, About That ‘Republicans Would Delay the Election Poll:’ It’s a Little More Complicated

Yes, it’s shocking that any sizeable percentage of Republicans would back Trump on delaying an election. But the media oversold it bigly.<p>A story in The Hill titled, “Poll: Half of Republicans would back postponing 2020 election if Trump proposed it,” made a huge splash on Thursday morning. Jonah …

Elections

Republicans asked about voter fraud were also likely to back delaying 2020 elections

About half of Republicans would support postponing the 2020 election so the country can address claims of voter fraud, according to a new poll by the Washington Post’s Monkey Cage blog.<p>The poll posed a hypothetical question: If Donald Trump were to say that the 2020 presidential election should be …

Politics

Half of Republicans Have Demonstrated a Taste for Authoritarianism

A new poll suggests they would support Trump if he "suspended" the 2020 election.<p>President Trump is plagued by the knowledge that he lost the popular vote. It's why he shows 2016 Electoral College maps to White House visitors, and why he tells other world leaders about his big win in otherwise …

Democracy

Trump produces enough real risks, so stop imagining fake ones

You've probably seen it passed around Twitter and Facebook: A new poll finds that 52% of Republicans would support postponing the 2020 election if President Donald Trump proposed doing so until alleged voter fraud could be addressed.<p>Be smart before you share. It's a poll explicitly designed to …

Elections

Do Republicans Want a Dictator? More than Half Would be Happy for Trump to Postpone 2020 Election

A new poll showed a slight majority of Republicans think voter fraud is such a problem they would support pushing back the next election if the …

Elections

Republicans willing to suspend 2020 US election if Trump asks, poll shows

More than half of Republican voters surveyed said they would be in favour of suspending the 2020 election if Donald Trump asked for more time to weed …

Elections

Marriage equality postal survey vulnerable to voter fraud, experts warn

Former ABS chief says if forms include no personal identifiers, as bureau promises, it will be hard to determine who has voted<p>The marriage equality postal survey is vulnerable to voter fraud because Australians will not be given individual identifiers by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, experts …

Same-sex Marriage

52 per cent of Republicans would support postponing the 2020 election because of voter fraud: poll

Over half of Republicans say they would support postponing the 2020 election because of voter fraud, a new poll shows.<p>The poll, conducted by two …

Elections

Civil Rights Group Wants To Know If DOJ And Trump Voter Fraud Probe Are Working Together

The timing of two letters sent from the department and the commission raised eyebrows.<p>A civil rights group is seeking evidence of collaboration between President Donald Trump’s voter fraud commission and the Department of Justice on voter purging after both entities sent out letters to states on …

News (U.S.)

52% of Republicans Apparently Don’t Believe in the Constitution

Political opinions and rhetoric have reached ridiculous levels of hyperbole in the past couple of years. During election season, I would get annoyed …

Crime

Kenyan Opposition Leader Continues To Spread Voter Fraud Claims After Election

Kenya's presidential challenger is digging into his claim of massive voter fraud during this week's election. Election monitors have praised the polls as free and fair. Kenyan election officials dismiss the allegations of vote rigging as unfounded. But the claim is stirring deadly tension in the …

World News

Republicans Hate Democrats Democracy

by Dan Savage<b>Washington Post</b>:Critics of President Trump have repeatedly warned of his potential to undermine American democracy. Among the concerns …

Seattle

Texas House Votes to Repeal Bipartisan Bill to Help People in Nursing Homes Vote

Yelling "just kidding" to all Texans who believed for once that their state representatives could get along and work together, the Texas House voted …

Government

Half of Republicans willing to postpone 2020 election until Trump addresses ‘voter fraud’

Shortly after his 2016 election win, then-President elect Donald Trump tweeted that, in addition to sweeping the Electoral College, he had beaten …

Liberal View

Trump’s Attack on Voter Privacy

“In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions who voted illegally,” tweeted Donald …

Conservative View

How states are handling Trump's voter information request

These are state-by-state responses to a request for detailed voter data from President Donald Trump's Presidential Advisory Commission on Election …

Government

Major TX Voter Fraud Legislation Closer to Passing

Posted: Aug 09, 2017 10:12 AM<p>The Texas State Assembly has moved a landmark voter fraud bill out of committee, and seems likely to head to the floor …

Conservative View