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  • Inciting the Idiot Vote

    06/20/2012 6:11:39 AM PDT · by Paladins Prayer · 8 replies
    The New American ^ | 19 June 2012 | Selwyn Duke
    Joining the ranks of drug pushers are what I would call polling-place pushers. These are people who run get-out-the-vote drives or at least agitate in that regard, and they are more to be feared than any corner dope peddler. As an example, pollster John Zogby recently lamented how the young people who catapulted Barack Obama to the presidency are now losing interest in voting. He said to the League of Women Voters (LWV), “I truly am worried about today’s twenty-somethings.” I have seen them move from hope and grand expectations for themselves and their world to anxiety and disillusionment.” That’s...
  • NY's top court rejects Rather's appeal against CBS

    01/12/2010 12:57:29 PM PST · by SmithL · 26 replies · 973+ views
    AP via SFGate ^ | 1/12/10 | MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press Writer
    New York's top court Tuesday rejected Dan Rather's bid to reinstate his $70 million breach-of-contract lawsuit against CBS Corp. Rather's motion was denied without comment Tuesday by the Court of Appeals. CBS spokeswoman Shannon Jacobs said the network was pleased with the outcome. Rather, who now produces an hourlong news program for cable channel HDNet, issued a statement calling the ruling "a grave miscarriage of justice."
  • Arrests sought in election fraud (Milwaukee)

    05/12/2005 3:45:14 AM PDT · by steveegg · 17 replies · 1,005+ views
    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ^ | 5/12/2005 | Derrick Nunnaly and Greg J Borowski
    Two arrest warrants were issued Wednesday alleging election fraud by two voter-registration workers employed last year to sign up new voters. According to warrants filed by the Milwaukee County district attorney's office, Urelene Lilly, 48, and Marcus L. Lewis, 23, both admitted to authorities that they filled out multiple voter-registration cards using fictitious information to earn money from Project Vote, which paid workers such as them $40 per day plus $1.75 for each registration above the daily quota of 24 new voters.... Lilly and Lewis were charged with five felonies each: three counts of forgery, one count of election fraud...
  • Milwaukee Democrats To Face Felony Charges In Election-Day Conspiracy

    01/23/2005 9:21:59 AM PST · by CT CONSERVATIVE · 15 replies · 966+ views
    Captains Quarters ^ | 1/23/05 | Captain Ed
    Two sons of prominent Democratic polticians and three paid party activists will face felony charges as a result of a widely-publicized attempt to keep Republicans from voting on Election Day in Milwaukee. The charges will be filed on Monday, highlighting the other unrelated issues of voter fraud in Wisconsin's largest city and Democratic stronghold:
  • Expect tire-slashing charges Monday (Milwaukee)

    01/23/2005 8:03:05 AM PST · by Jean S · 52 replies · 2,072+ views
    Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel ^ | 1/23/04 | Cary Spivak & Dan Bice
    Expect tire-slashing charges Monday Sources say politicians' sons, 3 other Democrats will be hit with felonies Posted: Jan. 22, 2005 Spivak & Bice Cary Spivak &Dan Bice E-MAIL  |  ARCHIVE   The investigation into the Great Tire-Slashing Caper will end Monday with felony charges against the adult sons of two prominent Milwaukee politicians - U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore and former Acting Mayor Marvin Pratt. Sources close to the 83-day-old probe said Sowande Omokunde, Michael Pratt and three other paid Democratic activists will each be charged with a single felony count of criminal damage to property, legalese for vandalism. Omokunde, also...
  • Stolen Election?

    01/12/2005 5:46:59 AM PST · by Brilliant · 69 replies · 2,612+ views
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | January 12, 2005 | WSJ
    Democrat Christine Gregoire will be sworn in as Washington's Governor today, possibly thanks to voters such as Mary Coffey, James Courneya and Rosalie Simpson. Why do we mention them in particular? Because, as the Seattle Post-Intelligencer recently reported, they're all dead... Revelations of the formerly living casting ballots in elections isn't new to American politics, although it's something most of us thought was a relic of the late Richard Daley's Chicago. But this isn't the only jaw-dropper to have come out of Washington's gubernatorial race, which Ms. Gregoire claims to have won -- on a third recount, by 129 votes...
  • John Fund; Handwriting analyst finds 400 Washington ballots written in same hand

    01/04/2005 4:38:59 PM PST · by chiller · 293 replies · 17,499+ views
    Hugh Hewitt | 1/4/05 | chiller
    details to come, just heard
  • Vote Recount for Washington Governor Tips to Democrat

    12/23/2004 7:14:37 AM PST · by MurryMom · 150 replies · 3,462+ views
    New York Times ^ | December 23, 2004 | Sarah Kershaw
    SEATTLE, Dec. 22 - After a bitter and protracted recount fight in the Washington governor's race, elections officials announced Wednesday that the Democratic candidate, Christine O. Gregoire, was leading her Republican opponent by 10 votes - a minuscule margin but a stunning reversal of the Nov. 2 election results. The preliminary results elated Democratic Party officials and came only hours after the party scored another victory, when the State Supreme Court agreed with the Democrats' contention that more than 700 newly discovered and erroneously disqualified ballots in heavily Democratic King County should now be considered. Since those ballots came from...
  • Dems get 8-vote win in Washington

    12/21/2004 8:15:35 PM PST · by fidelio · 390 replies · 14,285+ views
    Associated Press Wire | 21 Dec 04 | AP
    BC-APNewsAlert,0037 OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The Democratic state chairman says recount results from King County give Democrat Christine Gregoire an eight-vote victory in Washington's governor's race. (Copyright 2004 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.) AP-NY-12-21-04 2312EST
  • Final Ohio Vote Tally Shows Smaller Margin for Bush

    12/07/2004 4:08:46 PM PST · by Next_Time_NJ · 13 replies · 1,637+ views
    Reuters ^ | 12/6/04 | Reuters
    He said Kerry "feel very comfortable" about his decision not to challenge the outcome in Ohio. "We know we are not going to overturn the election," McAuliffe said.
  • What just happened in New Mexico?

    11/03/2004 12:53:01 AM PST · by guitar Josh · 66 replies · 785+ views
    Bush's lead down to 1,003 votes. http://www.cnn.com/ELECTION/2004/pages/results/states/NM/P/00/index.html
  • Roosting Chickens, and Results from the 2004 Election

    11/03/2004 12:00:02 AM PST · by Congressman Billybob · 41 replies · 2,966+ views
    2 Nov., 2004 | John Armor (Congressman Billybob)
    It’s time for the chickens to come home to roost. Here are my predictions, word for word, from 30 August, 2004: “It isn’t necessary to wait until the end of the Republican Convention to make this year’s predictions. Bush will have a 5% lead after the convention. That will increase to 10% by November 2, and the Electoral College results will be a landslide for Bush. At the same time, the Republicans will gain two seats in the Senate, and 11 seats in the House. “Outside Washington, Republicans will gain one governorship, 121 seats in the various state legislatures, and...
  • NM stonewalling, count stopped in 1 county-workers go home("Will be a 'mini-Ohio'")

    11/03/2004 1:31:13 AM PST · by Diddle E. Squat · 47 replies · 1,959+ views
    ABC | 11/3/04 | ABC
    ABC reporter just said that there are 6000 absentee ballots in 1 county but the election workers have gone home for the night, so no results until the morning. Also 16,000 provisional ballots. Current statewide count is a 4,000 vote Bush lead.
  • Rater giddy at NH Flipped to Kerry

    11/02/2004 11:05:49 PM PST · by doctora · 4 replies · 158+ views
    He's soooo excited this is the first state to have flipped since 2000, etc. etc. This is really funny. Orderly with butterfly net approaching...
  • ROFLOL! Dan Rather just uttered these words as to why CBS won't call Ohio while others have

    11/02/2004 10:18:27 PM PST · by Libertarian Nationalist GOPr · 68 replies · 438+ views
    Me
    "We have to go by our own rules....our own traditions....we would rather be last than be wrong" Dan Rather just uttered these words. Without irony....and while stuttering severely. I may take off work tomorrow!!!!1 LNGOP'r
  • Wolfie Blitzer looks like he is about to cry!

    11/02/2004 11:06:10 PM PST · by o_zarkman44 · 22 replies · 270+ views
    home computer | 11/03/04 | self
    Wolfie Blitzer looks like he is about to cry. During his interview with the Ohio Secretary of State, Wolfie Blitzer adamently continued to focus on speculation about up to 250,000 provisional votes and how that could constitute a challenge by Kerry over the projected results. One of the most revealing questions of the Ohio Secretary of State. (Not quoted but close in context) "How do Ohio and Florida compare in 2004, and do you want the same controversey over the election as did Florida's Katheryn Harris since you too are a Republican?" It is obvious CNN and Blitzer are about...
  • Statement: Kerry Won't Concede -- THEY'RE GOING TO FIGHT IT OUT!!

    11/02/2004 10:31:45 PM PST · by hawaiian · 103 replies · 452+ views
    Just announced on Fox. Unfriggin'believable - flour from the same sack as Gore.
  • Rather Denies Bias in Ohio Holdout

    11/02/2004 10:48:42 PM PST · by RatherBiased.com · 25 replies · 237+ views
    Still advantage, bush. We estimate he has 249. Yes, we are aware that some other outfits in other places have their own estimates and have bush closer to the 270 needed to win. They're entitled to that. Just want to remind you we said when the evening started, we wanted to be accuracy central. Not favoring one candidate over the other, but we have our own way of making these decisions, and having been embarrassed about the florida calls in 2000, we said to ourselves when the night started, we don't care if we're last as long as we're right....
  • GOP Complains About School Voting Over Alleged Ice Cream Bribe -School Admin. Denies Wrongdoing

    11/02/2004 1:00:33 PM PST · by weegee · 20 replies · 338+ views
    NBC 5 Dallas-Ft. Worth ^ | November 2, 2004 | no byline
    GOP Complains About School Voting Over Alleged Ice Cream Bribe School Administrator Denies Any Wrongdoing POSTED: 10:41 am CST November 2, 2004 UPDATED: 11:58 am CST November 2, 2004 LUFKIN, Texas -- Lufkin-area Republicans are complaining about voting by residents from the local state school for the mentally disabled. The Lufkin Daily News reports the Angelina County GOP headquarters was told that Lufkin State School employees bribed students with ice cream. They also alleged improper use of a state van to take students to the poll for early voting. County Republican Chairman Dale Ingle alleges the school was trying to...
  • Heinz Kerry stumps one last time in area ("Do you know how to vote often?")

    11/02/2004 4:48:59 AM PST · by Born Conservative · 36 replies · 490+ views
    Citizen's Voice ^ | 11/2/2004 | Christopher J. Kelly
    Calling the 2004 presidential election the beginning of a fresh start for America, Teresa Heinz Kerry asked supporters at a Monday Rally at Scranton High School to "vote often" today. "Do you know how to vote often?" the wife of Democratic candidate Sen. John Kerry asked a crowd of just over 1,000 in the school's auditorium. "You vote once, and then you take one, two, three, four, five people to vote with you. That's voting often, so vote often." Citing the loss of thousands of jobs, rising health care costs, a soaring federal budget deficit and the high number of...
  • VOTES FOUND ON MACHINES IN PHILLY, BEFORE POLLS OPEN(Gun made visible to scare Poll Watchers)

    11/02/2004 6:08:00 AM PST · by kcvl · 486 replies · 2,635+ views
    Drudge Report ^ | 11/2/04
    <p>Before voting even began in Philadelphia -- Republican poll watchers believed they found nearly 2000 votes already planted on machines scattered in heavy-minority locations throughout the city.</p> <p>One incident occurred at the SALVATION ARMY, 2601 N. 11th St., Philadelphia, Pa: Ward 37, division 8.</p>
  • GOP (Pennsylvania) Fuss Over Absentee Ballots for Troops.... A Phony Issue

    11/01/2004 9:57:43 PM PST · by Lancey Howard · 12 replies · 478+ views
    GOP fuss over absentee ballots for troops was all politics, a phony issue As if candidates and issues domestic and foreign weren't enough to debate in this election, Pennsylvania Republicans stirred up a phony issue at the end of last week to add to the tension. The dispute was over absentee ballots filed by members of the military. Protecting the votes of all Americans, at home and abroad, is serious business. In this case however, the problem was fabricated and political sniping was substituted for real voter advocacy. The whole matter stems from the contested candidacy of Ralph Nader. Some...
  • Majette Levies Discrimination Charge (against Isakson; plays last minit race card)

    11/01/2004 8:10:01 PM PST · by mhking · 28 replies · 459+ views
    WXIA-TV/DT Atlanta ^ | 11.1.04 | Denis O'Hayer and Jon Shirek
    Senate hopeful Democratic Congresswoman Denise Majette said Monday a company owned by her opponent, Republican Congressman Johnny Isakson, was guilty of discrimination. As both candidates crisscrossed the state, the Majette campaign distributed information that accused Isakson’s company, Northside Realty, of discriminating against Black homebuyers in the early 1970s. The company, which was founded by Isakson’s father and also run by him at the time of the charges, was found in violation of the Fair Housing Act by the federal government in 1970. “The public needs to know what his record is and I’m not doing anything other than informing the...
  • Dixville Notch, NH Results: 19-7 Bush Wins!

    11/01/2004 9:20:31 PM PST · by mhking · 274 replies · 3,708+ views
    MSNBC - "After Hours with Joe Scarborough & Ron Reagan" | 11.2.04
  • Dems use intimidation in North St. Louis (black community)

    11/01/2004 9:07:50 PM PST · by Agitate · 27 replies · 774+ views
    agitate | 11/1/2004 | agitate
    I am posting the flyers placed recently in North St. Louis, a predominately black area. The first one is from the group Americans Comming Together. It implys that republicans used waterhoses on blacks during the civil rights movement, although, as someone here pointed out, it was actually democrats who did this. See for yourself: The next one we found Sunday, on the windshields of cars at churches. We were putting out pro-bush, anti-abortion literature. Notice it's from "Clergy." I guess they don't care about Kerry's view on abortion: I was quite mad when I saw these. Complete condescending lies....
  • Daschle flames out in his bogus lawsuit

    11/01/2004 7:55:51 PM PST · by eddiebear · 110 replies · 561+ views
    November 01, 2004 Live Report From Courtroom A Mr. Jordan was just testifying at the hearing in Daschle's lawsuit to stop poll watching. He worked for Howard Dean in Iowa. He said that poll watchers would "roll their eyes" and make a "negative face" at times and that, in his opinion, this constituted "intimidation" of voters. See SDP for a look at the complaint. UPDATE: Another report on Daschle's first witness, the Howard Dean worker. He's a lawyer from Virginia who works for Lexis-Nexis and has been in South Dakot for 48 hours. He testified to "note-taking" and "faces" being...
  • Daschle sues Thune in Federal Court

    11/01/2004 6:20:35 PM PST · by jwalburg · 134 replies · 551+ views
    Story in Argus Leader now. We can't link, but the address is: http://www.argusleader.com/breaking/Mondayfeature.shtml A hand-picked Daschle judge will hear the case to keep GOP poll watchers from observing tomorrow.
  • Daschle Taking Thune to Court Eve of Election

    11/01/2004 7:10:58 PM PST · by SoDak · 798 replies · 1,374+ views
    John Thune For Senate | 11/01/2004 | Thune Press Release
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, November 1, 2004 Contact: Dick Wadhams, John Wood (605) 221-1010 INTERVENTION TO HEAD OFF ELECTION LOSS DASCHLE LAWYERS GO TO FEDERAL COURT AT 8:00 PM TONIGHT TO STEAL VOTES, ELIMINATE REPUBLICAN POLL WATCHERS SIOUX FALLS – Anticipating a loss to Republican challenger John Thune tomorrow ending his 26-year congressional career, Senator Tom Daschle will seek federal judicial intervention in the election process tonight, Monday, November 1 during an emergency hearing in federal court in Sioux Falls at 8:00 PM. The hearing will be before Federal Judge Larry Piersol who was appointed by Daschle to federal court...
  • GOP CHALLENGERS ALLOWED AT OHIO POLLING PLACES (SIXTH Circuit Court of Appeals)

    11/01/2004 5:35:33 PM PST · by blogblogginaway · 122 replies · 1,127+ views
    fox | Nov, 1,2004
    Just announced on fox. Big victory for us!!!
  • Racine, WI - Need FReeper help to counter massive liberal GOTV effort using public school students!

    10/29/2004 9:09:32 AM PDT · by LouD · 26 replies · 2,096+ views
    Horlick voter drive will proceed By Phyllis Sides RACINE - Horlick High School students will still help get out the vote next week, despite the decision to pull the plug on a similar program in Milwaukee. Jose Martinez, Racine Unified's assistant superintendent for secondary education, said students' efforts are part of a service learning project that is nonpartisan. The participating students are part of social studies classes that have been studying presidential elections and the democratic process. Students will spend the entire school day Tuesday going door-to-door, in all of the city's 35 wards, providing information on how people can...
  • Horlick voting project canceled

    11/01/2004 6:26:26 PM PST · by TexKat · 40 replies · 802+ views
    The Journal Times ^ | 11/1/04 | Phyllis Sides
    RACINE - The get out the vote project planned by Horlick High School students has been canceled. Racine Unified School District Superintendent Thomas Hicks said what started out to be a class-related activity last week turned out to be a partisan event. The decision to cancel the event was made Monday morning after he learned the facts had changed and it was no longer a bipartisan endeavor. "At one point it appeared it was going to be bipartisan and reach out to all of the community. But some groups decided they didn't want be part of it. Not everyone was...
  • Voters Complain About Misleading Calls

    11/01/2004 5:57:59 PM PST · by Kaslin · 22 replies · 475+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | November1, 2004 | KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN
    LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Some Michigan voters have received phone calls falsely claiming that Sen. John Kerry would make gay marriage legal. In New Jersey, some voters have heard a man claiming to be former Army Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf backing the Democrat. Elderly voters in Pennsylvania have been called and told they are ineligible to vote. Republicans and Democrats were furious Monday about the blatantly false, 11th-hour political calls to voters and demanded an end to the messages. Schwarzkopf has endorsed President Bush, but in a recording of a phone call played for The Associated Press, a man identifying himself...
  • Ohio Supreme Court Rules to Allow Challengers

    11/01/2004 5:14:14 PM PST · by RightFighter · 187 replies · 2,858+ views
    This cause originated upon the filing of a complaint for a writ of mandamus. Upon consideration of relators’ motion for an emergency peremptory writ of mandamus, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that relators’ motion be, and hereby is, granted, and that a writ of mandamus be, and hereby is, granted to compel respondent Secretary of State J. Kenneth Blackwell to reissue and enforce his October 26, 2004 Directive 2004-45 to all eighty-eight counties insofar as it permits, in accordance with R.C. 3505.21 and 3506.13, one duly designated challenger per precinct and, after the polls close, one duly designated witness per precinct,...
  • Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf Calls On DNC To Stop Fraudulent Phone Calls Claiming He Has Endorsed Kerry

    11/01/2004 2:20:28 PM PST · by Pokey78 · 135 replies · 911+ views
    Drudge Report ^ | 11/01/04 | Matt Drudge
    TAMPA, FL – Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf today issued the following statement: "The Democratic National Committee is making fraudulent phone calls claiming that I have endorsed Senator Kerry. Nothing could be further from the truth, and I demand that they stop immediately. "Senator Kerry opposed the Reagan defense build-up that won the Cold War. Senator Kerry opposed the removal of Saddam Hussein from Kuwait. Senator Kerry proposed billions in intelligence cuts after the first attack on the World Trade Center. Senator Kerry voted against funds to equip our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan with supplies like body armor and ammunition. "I...
  • Florida Voters Could Also Be Ohio Voters

    11/01/2004 2:49:40 PM PST · by MissouriConservative · 19 replies · 552+ views
    NewsMax ^ | November 1 | None Listed
    CLEVELAND — Thousands of people who are registered voters in Ohio and Florida possibly could vote twice in the presidential election through use of absentee ballots, The Plain Dealer reported Sunday. An investigation of voter rolls in the two key battleground states found that some double voting has occurred previously and could go undetected Tuesday, the newspaper said. Many states have only just begun to compile statewide voter registration lists to comply with a 2002 federal voting law. Such lists allow state officials to find double registrations within a state, but states rarely coordinate with one another. Virtually nothing prevents...
  • Fraud File: States to Watch

    11/01/2004 2:34:46 PM PST · by MissouriConservative · 12 replies · 433+ views
    NewsMax ^ | October 31 | Associated Press
    WASHINGTON — Florida again. And Ohio and Iowa and New Mexico and maybe Wisconsin or one or two other battleground states. All are possible settings for a replay of the court contests and recounts that marked the 2000 election. The neck-and-neck presidential election could end, as it almost always has through American history, with a clear winner and a gracious loser on Election Night. But armies of lawyers are ready for the alternative with an eye to fighting several Florida-style postelection legal wars at once. Lawyers set up command posts in key states weeks ago, and they have already filed...
  • Freelance Journalist Arrested After Photographing Voting lines

    11/01/2004 6:58:53 AM PST · by alchemist54 · 9 replies · 867+ views
    Freelance Journalist Arrested After Photographing Voting Lines POSTED: 6:10 am EST November 1, 2004 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A freelance journalist taking pictures of voters waiting outside the Palm Beach County elections headquarters was arrested after ignoring a deputy's orders to stop, sheriff's officials said. James S. Henry, of Sag Harbor, N.Y., was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest without violence. Sheriff's Deputy Al Cinque tried to stop Henry as he shot pictures of about 600 people standing in line to vote Sunday afternoon. Henry began running away, but Cinque tackled him, the Palm Beach Post reported. The...
  • Freelance journalist arrested after photographing voting lines

    11/01/2004 6:46:21 AM PST · by Cultural Jihad · 42 replies · 1,686+ views
    AP ^ | Nov. 01, 2004
    Freelance journalist arrested after photographing voting lines Associated Press WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - A freelance journalist taking pictures of voters waiting outside the Palm Beach County elections headquarters was arrested after ignoring a deputy's orders to stop, sheriff's officials said.James S. Henry, of Sag Harbor, N.Y., was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest without violence.Sheriff's Deputy Al Cinque tried to stop Henry as he shot pictures of about 600 people standing in line to vote Sunday afternoon. Henry began running away, but Cinque tackled him, the Palm Beach Post reported.The deputy pinned Henry, 54, to the ground,...
  • Journalist Arrested After Photographing Voting Lines

    11/01/2004 10:44:44 AM PST · by bw17 · 21 replies · 1,619+ views
    Journalist Arrested After Photographing Voting Lines POSTED: 6:10 AM EST November 1, 2004 UPDATED: 12:47 PM EST November 1, 2004 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A freelance journalist taking pictures of voters waiting outside the Palm Beach County elections headquarters was arrested after ignoring a deputy's orders to stop, sheriff's officials said. James S. Henry, of Sag Harbor, N.Y., (pictured, left) was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest without violence. Sheriff's Deputy Al Cinque tried to stop Henry as he shot pictures of about 600 people standing in line to vote Sunday afternoon. Henry began running away, but Cinque...
  • DNC threatens Florida poll watchers in legal letter

    11/01/2004 10:56:48 AM PST · by livius · 53 replies · 2,087+ views
    Democratic National Committee | Nov. 01, 2004 | livius
    [DNC logo} IMPORTANT LEGAL NOTICE To all Republican Party Election Day poll watchers: Your name has been filed to serve as a poll watcher on Election Day, on behalf of the Republican Party or a Republican candidate. The Democratic Party recognizes the legal rights of poll watchers, under Florida Election Law, to perform their lawful duties. We want to make sure that all poll watchers recognize the importance of their role in this process and understand the repercussions for abusing that role. As a poll watcher, you have the ability to protect one of the most sacred rights of our...
  • DNC chairman urges voters to ignore alleged voting scams

    11/01/2004 12:07:13 PM PST · by NewMediaFan · 9 replies · 394+ views
    WNEP News ^ | November 1, 2004 | (AP)
    PITTSBURGH - Democratic National Committee chairman Terry McAuliffe urged voters to ignore alleged voting scams and turn out to the polls, promising victory for John Kerry a day before Election Day. Following President Bush from Ohio to Pennsylvania as the president made a six-state, 19-hour day of final campaigning, McAuliffe spoke at a Democratic district headquarters in a traditionally black neighborhood as phones rang in the background and volunteers solidified Election Day plans. McAuliffe trumpeted recent polls showing Kerry leading against Bush in the battleground states of Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania and assured voters of a Democratic victory. Despite claims...
  • Republicans should take videocameras and cameras to polls ala Mikey Moore

    10/31/2004 10:08:08 PM PST · by TheEaglehasLanded · 20 replies · 783+ views
    vanity | October 31, 2004 | the eagle has landed
    Especially if you live in big cities so we can tape any incidents because mikey will edit out all the rat wrongdoing.
  • Our Response to the Bush Sign thieves... With Pics!

    10/29/2004 2:42:51 PM PDT · by abner · 222 replies · 9,130+ views
    Our street | 10/29/04 | me
    Our response to the sign stealers...  I covered my business sign with the big Bush/Cheney sign and we dotted the yard with new signs.Down the hill, other big signs were just slashed out and stolen. My husband made a large template and now they are wood instead of vinyl. 2 at the bottom of the hill and one at the top have all been replaced. Oh yea, and we added one that wasn't there before.We dotted new signs all along the hill. 
  • Bush sign war - This one was really strange! (Vanity)

    10/29/2004 10:19:29 AM PDT · by Heff · 67 replies · 3,161+ views
    10/29/04 | Heff
    Ok...this was really strange...I know Vanity Cops are going to be aggrivated with me...put I wanted to report this just the same. Here goes...
  • Ohio Elector ineligible to vote for Kerry

    10/28/2004 5:27:16 AM PDT · by Koblenz · 90 replies · 6,515+ views
    electoral-vote.com ^ | 10/28/04 | Electoral-Vote.com
    Stupidity news: One of Kerry's electors in Ohio, Rep. Sherrod Brown, is a congressman. Unfortunately, the constitution forbids federal office holders from being electors. It is possible that if Kerry wins Ohio, Brown's right to cast an electoral vote will be challenged in court. Whoever picked a constitutionally ineligible elector needs to get his or her mental software ungraded to the latest release.
  • Presidential politics gets ugly in FLA.

    10/27/2004 10:20:27 PM PDT · by Ramzi Al Kaboom · 20 replies · 1,153+ views
    ABC news ^ | 10/27/04 | ABC news
    Michael Garone, 52, was released from jail Tuesday on his on recognizance. Garone and others were holding anti-Kerry signs at a street corner Monday in Vero Beach when Trevor Pickering drove up and said "Go Kerry," according to an arrest affidavit. Pickering argued with the anti-Kerry protesters, and then got out of the car and knocked a sign out of the hands of one of the demonstrators.
  • Woman Arrested For Stealing Signs Speaks Out (update)

    10/26/2004 6:55:08 PM PDT · by Mount Athos · 162 replies · 4,966+ views
    First Coast News (FL) ^ | 10/26/2004 | Maria Tsataros
    Fabiola Armitage is back on television, only instead of a campaign ad the focus has been on her mugshot. Armitage is a Kerry supporter and a strong believer in stem cell research. She's featured in an advertisement urging Floridians to vote against Amendment 3 on this year's ballot. The amendment would cap how much money a lawyer can make from a medical malpractice lawsuit. St. Johns County Sheriff Deputies arrested Armitage for grand theft and battery this week. They say she had 78 campaign signs supporting George Bush and Mel Martinez in her trunk. Armitage tells First Coast News that...
  • Poll: Nearly 1 in 10 Has Already Cast Vote (ABC News poll: K47%, W51%)

    10/26/2004 2:29:13 PM PDT · by ambrose · 105 replies · 3,451+ views
    ABC News ^ | 10/26/04
    Poll: Nearly 1 in 10 Has Already Cast Vote 9 Percent of Likely Voters Have Voted Via Absentee Ballot or Early Voting Analysis By GARY LANGER - While the 2004 election is locked in a virtual dead heat, for nearly one in 10 likely voters it's all over but the counting: They've already cast their ballots. Nine percent of "likely" voters in the ABC News tracking poll say they've voted for president, either by absentee ballot or early voting, a number that's jumped in the last week. Fifty-one percent say they went for George W. Bush, 47 percent for...
  • CBSNEWS PLANNED BUSH MISSING EXPLOSIVES STORY FOR ELECTION EVE {DRUDGE}

    10/26/2004 8:19:31 AM PDT · by Quilla · 325 replies · 14,575+ views
    Drudge Report ^ | October 26, 2004 | Matt Drudge
    <p>News of missing explosives in Iraq -- first reported in April 2003 -- was being resurrected for a 60 MINUTES election eve broadcast designed to knock the Bush administration into a crises mode...</p>
  • City Workers Filled Crowd (Rush Notes Kerry-Clinton Lovefest Actually Was A Potemkin Crowd Alert)

    10/25/2004 3:49:13 PM PDT · by goldstategop · 61 replies · 2,401+ views
    RushLimbaugh.com ^ | 10/25/04 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT At 1:05 this afternoon Andrea Mitchell, as part of MSNBC's coverage of the Clinton introduction of John Kerry, said, "There are a lot of city workers here. They were told to take the afternoon off. The Hatch Act doesn't mean much in Philadelphia. They just play by their own rules." The Hatch Act means that government workers are not allowed to be involved in campaigns, but in Philadelphia you throw that out. I mean, it's four-to-one Democrat versus Republican in Philadelphia. So when you see videotape of this, many in the audience are city workers. They were told...