Posts Tagged ‘election’

Inside Arizona’s election audit, GOP fraud fantasies live on

On the floor of Veterans Memorial Coliseum, where Sir Charles Barkley once dunked basketballs and Hulk Hogan wrestled King Kong Bundy, 46 tables are arrayed in neat rows, each with a Lazy Susan in the middle. Seated at the tables are several dozen people, mostly Republicans, who spend hours watching ballots spin by, photographing them […]

Election officials face fines, charges in GOP voting laws

In 2020, election officials tried to make voting easier and safer amid a global pandemic. Next time, they might get fined or face criminal charges. Republicans are creating a new slate of punishments for the county officials who run elections, arguing they overstepped their authority when they expanded voter access during the coronavirus pandemic. The […]

In a small New Hampshire town, the 2020 election still rages

Meetings of the Windham Board of Selectmen are usually as sleepy as they sound — a handful of residents from the New Hampshire town, a discussion of ambulance fees, maybe a drainage study. So when a crowd of about 500 people showed up last week, some waving American flags, carrying bullhorns and lifting signs questioning […]

Texas House Passes Election Integrity Bill

The Texas House of Representatives passed a major election integrity bill on Friday in a 78 to 64 vote. A more robust version of the bill, SB 7, was passed last month by the Texas State Senate in an 18 to 13 vote. It now goes to a conference committee to hammer out differences between […]

Jacinda Ardern must explain failed election bribe

Waikanae Watch (ACT media release) “A slush fund of taxpayers’ money announced less than two weeks before the election has created just five percent of the jobs promised and New Zealanders are owed an explanation,” says ACT Leader David Seymour. “Information revealed by the ACT Party shows that 158 full time jobs have been created […]

Madrid election centers on virus response, rise of far right

Madrid residents are voting Tuesday for a new regional assembly in an election that tests the depths of resistance to virus lockdown measures and the divide between left and right-wing parties. Polling stations opened at 9 a.m. with strict requirements to prevent the spread of the coronavirus: double masks, separated entrance and exit paths for […]

Texas ‘Critical Race Theory’ Opponents Win School Board Election

Two candidates opposed to teaching critical race theory (CRT) in public school classes have been elected to a Texas school board. Nine months after Hannah Smith and Cameron “Cam” Bryan introduced a proposal to prevent teaching CRT in the Dallas-area Carroll Independent School District, the pair received nearly 70 percent of the vote in their […]

CNN Poll Finds 70% of Republicans Don’t Think Biden Legitimately Won Election

A CNN poll that will surely enrage the establishment has found that a whopping 70% of Republicans don’t think Joe Biden legitimately won the 2020 election. CNN correspondent Donie O’Sullivan lamented the poll results in a segment on Sunday, calling it “quite remarkable.” “Seventy percent. Seventy percent of Republicans do not believe that Joe Biden […]

Texas special election poses test for anti-Trump Republicans

Adam Kinzinger came to Texas this week to hunt unicorns. The Illinois congressman was looking for Republicans who, like him, see former President Donald Trump as a scourge on their party and a threat to democracy. Kinzinger met privately with one sympathetic Republican, former President George W. Bush, on his first day in the state. […]

51 Candidates Running for Syria’s Presidential Election, 7 Are Women

 ARABI SOURI  APRIL 28, 2021 51 candidates submitted their applications for the presidential election to the Syrian Parliament through the Constitutional Court by the end of the 10 days period given, among the candidates are 7 women. The Syrian Constitutional Court audited the applications and sent the parliament the applications that met the conditions stipulated […]

Dem Rep. Jones: Tim Scott Has to Deny ‘His Own Life Experience’ ‘to Win Re-Election’

During an interview with CBS on Thursday, Rep. Mondaire Jones (D-NY) said that Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) belongs to a party where he has to say “things that are a direct denial of his own life experience” in order to get re-elected. Jones said, “I sometimes feel for Tim Scott. Because he’s a member of a […]

Hamas denounces ‘coup’ after Abbas delays Palestinian election over East Jerusalem dispute with Israel

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said he would delay the upcoming election, citing the Israeli ban on campaign events in East Jerusalem. The militant group Hamas, favored to make gains, called the decision a “coup.” Abbas announced the decision early on Friday local time, saying the Palestinian Authority “will take the proper decision to preserve […]

Heritage Action: Arizona Election Integrity Bill ‘Will Go into Effect Immediately After Passage, Not in 2026’

Heritage Action said on Wednesday an Arizona election integrity bill that will “clean up the state’s early voting list and remove registrations that have been inactive in two consecutive election cycles,” will go into effect immediately, and not in 2026, as State Sen. Kelly Townsend (R-16) said in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News on […]

‘I need to vote,’ young Palestinians brace for canceled election

Advertising for the first Palestinian presidential and legislative elections in 15 years was supposed to start on April 20 according to the Central Elections Commission, yet one week later the streets in Gaza have no posters or any semblance of the races in the atmosphere.  Palestinians are scheduled to head to the polls beginning on […]

Pelosi: ‘I Feel Very Confident that the Democrats Will Hold the Majority After the Next Election’

Thursday on CBS’s “This Morning,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said she was confident in Democrats’ election prospects in 2022. Pelosi touted the Census results, which she hinted could be favorable for her party’s cause. “[E]lections are always a contest, and you see what happens in them,” she said. “But I feel very confident that […]

Cancellation Of The Palestinian Election Is The Perfect Gift To Israel

With Palestinians on the verge of an uprising throughout the occupied territories, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas may hand Israel a get out of jail free card if he decides to cancel the upcoming Palestinian elections, as many predict he will.  Next month, the Palestinians are supposed to hold their first Legislative elections in 15 […]

Abbas expected to delay election, but could pay heavy price – diplomatic source

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will likely postpone the upcoming Palestinian elections, a diplomatic source told The Times of Israel. “Our expectation is the elections are going to be postponed, but it will come at a very heavy price for Abbas,” said the source, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized […]

Exclusive– New Mexico Republican Mark Moores: My Special Election Opponent Is ‘Absolutely Radical’

New Mexico state Sen. Mark Moores told Breitbart News this weekend that his opponent in the upcoming June 1 special election in New Mexico’s first congressional district is “absolutely radical.” Moores, a state senator and the GOP nominee for the first congressional district race to replace former Rep. Deb Haaland (D-NM) who is now President […]

Albanian voters head to the polls after divisive election campaign

Millions of Albanians will vote Sunday amid the COVID-19 pandemic and following a bitter and divisive election campaign that has seen recriminations and violence between the country’s two main parties. Prime Minister Edi Rama and his main opponent, Lulzim Basha, have traded blows in the media as their supporters have clashed on the streets, with […]

Albanians vote in election after a bitter political fight

Albanians are voting in parliamentary elections on Sunday amid the virus pandemic and a bitter rivalry between the two largest political parties. Some 3.6 million eligible voters, including Albanians overseas, will elect 140 lawmakers among some 1,800 candidates from 12 political parties or coalitions and those running independently. No early or postal voting is allowed. […]

George W. Bush Wrote-In Condoleezza Rice in 2020 Election

Former President Georgia W. Bush revealed Thursday that he wrote-in Condoleezza Rice, who served as his secretary of state from 2005 to 2009, in the 2020 presidential election. “She knows it,”  Bush told People Magazine. “But she told me she would refuse to accept the office.” Bush’s admission of support for Rice over then-Democrat candidate Joe […]

Iranian Women’s Rights Activists Condemn Iran’s Election to UN Women’s Rights Commission

Iranian women watch the practice session of Iran’s national soccer team from behind the railings as they banned from entering the stadium at Azadi (freedom) sport complex in Tehran, Iran May 21, 2006. Photo: REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl. Iranian women’s rights activists condemned the election of Iran on Tuesday to the United Nations Commission on the Status […]

German chancellor election: CDU’s Laschet secures place on ballot after party top brass pick him over CSU-friendly rival Soeder

Germany’s center-right CDU/CSU Union will field CDU chairman Armin Laschet as its candidate for chancellorship at the upcoming general election. He was overwhelmingly supported by his party’s bosses. The CDU executive board held a six-hour virtual debate on Monday evening to discuss whether to nominate Laschet or CSU leader Markus Soeder as the alliance’s candidate […]

German election: CDU backs Armin Laschet as its candidate to succeed Merkel

Armin Laschet, leader of Germany’s ruling Christian Democratic Union (CDU), on Monday evening secured the ticket to be his party’s candidate to succeed Angela Merkel in September’s election. Laschet won 77.5 per cent of the vote at an internal party meeting. His rival, Markus Söder, leader of the Christian Social Union (CSU) — the CDU’s […]

After Election, Israel Turns Attention To De-Arabization Of The Zionist State

Above photo: A man feeds pigeons near the Dome of the Rock Mosque in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem’s Old City, April. 11, 2021. Oded Balilty | AP. The Zionists openly say that they will allow Palestinians to choose whether they remain in “Israel” as residents without rights, leave, or fight and be […]

Blackwell–Beyond Election Integrity: American Exceptionalism in Crosshairs of Radical Left

Democrats’ Corrupt Politicians Act pending in the Senate is a frontal assault on our Constitution’s federalist recipe for freedom which has served our nation well for centuries, putting Congress in complete control of its own elections. The American people must oppose the Radical Left’s hostile takeover of our right to vote, and with it the […]

Cheney: ‘Don’t You DARE Say the Election Was Stolen’

Anti-Trump RINO Liz Cheney says she is sick and tired of hearing that the election was stolen from former President Donald Trump. During an appearance on Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Cheney doubled down on claims that Biden won the 2020 election fair and square. You can unsubscribe any time. By subscribing you agree […]

As Iran’s election nears, the regime is trying to figure out what to do with social media

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Election official announces upcoming election schedule

TEHRAN— In a radio interview on Sunday, Jamal Orf, the election headquarters chief, said that the registration of presidential candidates will be in person. He said registration will begin on May 11 and lasts for five days. The names of the final candidates for the presidential election will be announced on May 26 and 27, […]

The Babylon Bee Fact-Checks 9 Claims About The Georgia Election Law

There are a lot of wild claims out there about the new election reform law in Georgia. Here are the claims and here are the facts about the law. CLAIM: The law reduces the number of drop boxes.FACT: Mostly false. It doesn’t reduce them, it simply covers them in deadly snakes.  CLAIM: The law makes it […]

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