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Richard Hasen criticizes Gorsuch as nominee

From Richard Hasen, a pre-eminent elections and voting rights lawyer, this thorough critique published by CNN Opinions on why Neil Gorsuch would not be good for us citizens if he is confirmed for the Supreme Court: http://www.cnn.com/2017/03/01/opinions/worry-about-gorsuch-hasen/ It begins (my … Continue reading

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SCOTUS weighs in big on gerrymandering

Here’s the whole story in DailyKos Elections Digest today. Could this mean the Supreme Court is ready to decide against gerrymandering election districts throughout the U.S? There’s the important Wisconsin case which should come before it soon. And I’m wondering … Continue reading

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Do voter ID laws discourage voters? Yes

Does this sound familiar? Over the last few months I’ve found myself caught up in a serial argument about the election. The argument: Hillary lost because… I’m not going to repeat the list of reasons sane and informed people present … Continue reading

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