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Bipartisan Senate group discusses changes to election law - NewsBreak

Monday January 24th, 2022 10:29:25 PM
The call, which included 15 lawmakers and lasted for just over an hour, largely focused on the Electoral Count Act, which lays out how the Electoral ...

Tom Crouser: Revise the Electoral Count Act (Opinion) | Columnists | wvgazettemail.com

Monday January 24th, 2022 10:03:56 PM
Since the U.S. Senate rightly refused to change cloture rules requiring 60 votes to stop talking and start voting (aka stopping a filibuster), ...

Georgia Amendment to Keep Non-Citizens from Voting Already State Law, Rejected by Senate

Monday January 24th, 2022 10:03:09 PM
"In order to obtain your citizenship, you have to swear your loyalty to the United States of America and shed your allegiance to your previous ...

The Daily Agenda: Don't Sue Us, We'll Sue You First | The Range - Tucson Weekly

Monday January 24th, 2022 09:41:38 PM
Ducey v. Biden feels like a Senate run precursor ... Voting rights groups ditch Townsend's committee ... And Sinema hopes this keeps the McCain ...

Fashion Sustainability and Social Accountability Act Proposed in New York - National Law Review

Monday January 24th, 2022 09:23:01 PM
Indeed, the group indicates that apparel and footwear are responsible for roughly 4-8.6% of global greenhouse gas emissions. You may be wondering, “ ...

Governor Murphy once again refused to appoint Republican to the election law enforcement ...

Monday January 24th, 2022 08:51:05 PM
TRENTON, NJ - The New Jersey Law Enforcement Commission is supposed to have both Democrat and Republican representation, but since taking office ...

Social media influencer sentenced to home detention in Jan. 6 case | TheHill

Monday January 24th, 2022 08:49:46 PM
A social media influencer has been sentenced to three months of home detention for a charge stemming from the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol.

Pennsylvania primary 2022: What delayed redistricting maps could mean for the May election

Monday January 24th, 2022 08:46:14 PM
Those in charge of drawing the state's congressional and legislative maps have blown the Wolf administration's Jan. 24 deadline for final ...

Georgia Senate Democrats shoot down constitutional ban on non-citizen voting - Gwinnett Daily Post

Monday January 24th, 2022 08:41:32 PM
ATLANTA — A constitutional amendment to prohibit non-U.S. citizens from voting in Georgia failed to gain a two-thirds majority in the state Senate ...

Still nothing to report on ELEC board vacancy, governor says - New Jersey Globe

Monday January 24th, 2022 08:37:20 PM
Though one of two Republican seats on the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) board has been vacant for more than four years, ...

'I have no idea': Vos attorney did not monitor Michael Gableman's compliance with open records ...

Monday January 24th, 2022 08:20:06 PM
Assembly Republicans last summer hired former state Supreme Court Justice Michael Gableman to look into the election. His work is expected to cost ...

Biden, D.C. Democrats follow N.C. Dems' playbook on delegitimizing elections - Carolina ...

Monday January 24th, 2022 07:48:08 PM
Carolina Journal is the source for daily news and commentary on state and local government, in digital & print, covering politics and public ...

Jena Griswold wants answers from Elbert County clerk on potential breach - The Colorado Sun

Monday January 24th, 2022 07:45:39 PM
Jena Griswold said that Republican Elbert County Clerk Dallas Schroeder's actions represent “a potential breach of security protocols”

Readers debate: Are new state voting laws protecting or harming elections? - The Denver Post

Monday January 24th, 2022 07:33:32 PM
"In the Perspective section, Terrance Carroll decried “voter suppression bills,” while nearby Charles Blow extolled the urgent need for the ...

Texas voter registration for the March primaries ends Jan. 31 - KUT.org

Monday January 24th, 2022 07:26:03 PM
The last day for Texans to register to vote in the March 1 primary election is fast approaching. Seven statewide seats are up for election, ...

Amid Federal Inaction, New York Democrats Look to Advance State Voting Rights Act

Monday January 24th, 2022 07:17:59 PM
State Senator Zellnor Myrie of Brooklyn (photo: NY Senate). With the failure of federal voting rights legislation this month in the U.S. Senate, ...

Madison County sues state over court map that would disrupt 2 Republican judge campaigns

Monday January 24th, 2022 07:13:19 PM
Madison County's state's attorney filed a lawsuit Friday to try to stop a plan opponents say allowed Democrats to pull the rug out from under two ...

Theft wave and organized smash-and-grab shoplifting show California law needs change

Monday January 24th, 2022 07:05:28 PM
Crimes like larceny are up about 9% since it was made harder to charge some as felonies, Thomas Elias writes.

New GOP canvassers in Michigan who embrace election myths raise prospect of chaotic certification

Monday January 24th, 2022 06:42:35 PM
In counties across Michigan, the GOP is filling election canvassing boards responsible for tallying the vote count with.

ESG and Fashion: New York Takes Aim At the Industry - National Law Review

Monday January 24th, 2022 06:31:48 PM
Legislators in New York introduced Fashion Sustainability and Social Accountability Act, requiring fashion industry to provide information ...