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The Coronavirus Has Not Halted Trump's Power Grab

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 12:33:45 PM
The election-law expert Rick Hasen has argued that although “Republican legislative leaders in Georgia, North Carolina and Wisconsin have made it ...

Wisconsin now waits for the spring election results — and then the lawsuits

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 09:45:00 AM
... races are close next Monday, election law experts say the conditions on the ground on election day would make a recount or lawsuits highly likely.

RNC chairwoman claims all-mail ballots proposal would "vastly expand opportunities for fraud"

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 09:33:45 AM
... New York Times and a 2016 interview with election law expert Richard Hasen to reinforce her claim that vote-by-mail would increase voter fraud.

Montana Ballot Access Decision Suppresses Green Party Voters

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 08:48:45 AM
Judge Brian Morris has issued numerous well-reasoned opinions in previous election law cases. His ruling in the Green Party case signals to other ...

Fort Myers Mayor Randy Henderson expected to resign to run for Congress this week

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 08:26:15 AM
Campaign reports confirm Margaret Good violated state election law again · SW Florida · Bob Waechter said he drew Sarasota district lines in 2019 ...

Florida hoa election procedures

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 08:16:38 AM
NEW HOMEOWNER ASSOCIATION ELECTION LAW REQUIREMENTS Adoption of Rules Each association must adopt election and meeting rules ...

Advocates seek more absentee voting

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 06:33:45 AM
... with national and state voting rights experts, advocates and officials, focused on the particulars of Missouri's election law and administration." ...

State Senate bill addresses COVID-19 voting concerns

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 04:30:00 AM
The association said the bill amends election law to further define “temporary illness” to include the spread or potential spread of a communicable ...

Lee Signs Off on Several Election Law Changes

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 02:13:26 AM
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren Calls For National Voting Overhaul

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 12:22:30 AM
The same logic applies when you consider who the coronavirus is most dangerous for, according to Stanford election law professor Nate Persily.

Campaign reports confirm Margaret Good violated state election law again

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 12:11:05 AM
Marketing campaign expense experiences reveal a state political committee financed a coronavirus city corridor for Rep. Margaret Good in March.

Wisconsin elections could lead to nationwide party battles

Tuesday April 7th, 2020 10:18:45 PM
Rick Hasen, an election law professor at the University of California-Irvine, said he expects "a lot of litigation, especially in states that offer excuse ...

Parties ready for court battles over virus-era voting rights

Tuesday April 7th, 2020 10:18:45 PM
Rick Hasen, an election law professor at the University of California-Irvine, said he expects “a lot of litigation, especially in states that offer excuse ...

Wisconsin Election Back On For Tuesday In The Middle Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Tuesday April 7th, 2020 09:45:00 PM
... election law to disenfranchise untold thousands of Wisconsin voters and consign an unknown number of Wisconsinites to their deaths,” Ben Wikler, ...

Could November's presidential election be completely vote-by-mail?

Tuesday April 7th, 2020 09:11:15 PM
To have a 100% mail ballot election would likely require a special session of the state legislature to change election law. ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. —.

Judge rules no postponement of county committee elections in Atlantic, Cape May

Tuesday April 7th, 2020 09:00:00 PM
John Carbone, an election law expert who represents county clerks from both parties, told Savio that he was concerned about changes that will have a ...

New York Budget Bill Includes Changes in Employee Leave Law

Tuesday April 7th, 2020 08:37:53 PM
Specifically, the Election Law now grants registered voters who do not have “sufficient time outside of his or her scheduled working hours” to take two ...

Rulings on Wisconsin Election Raise Questions About Judicial Partisanship

Tuesday April 7th, 2020 08:37:30 PM
Election law experts said the stark divisions in the rulings did not bode well for faith in the rule of law and American democracy. “Election cases, more ...

'Lives are at risk.' Election officials want DeSantis to decide now on the 2020 vote

Tuesday April 7th, 2020 08:26:15 PM
Blaise Ingoglia, chairman of the House State Affairs Committee, said some tweaks could be made to state election law if legislative leaders decide to ...

Texas Democrats' lawsuit: Let everyone vote by mail during coronavirus outbreak

Tuesday April 7th, 2020 08:03:45 PM
In the lawsuit, Democrats note that under Texas election law, "A qualified voter is eligible for early voting by mail if the voter has a sickness or physical ...