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President Obama Must Pardon Don Siegelman

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Kyle Campbell is a senior majoring in political science at the U of Alabama.


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...allowing this particular travesty of justice to go unchecked before handing the reigns of power to one of the most vindictive men to ever seek the office of president is a recipe for disaster. If we fail to correct the precedent of political imprisonment set by the Siegelman conviction, we risk losing the moral high ground in calling out potentially worse abuses of power by the next administration. Pardoning Don Siegelman is the right thing to do for his family, for our country and for the legacy of an innocent man and remarkable public servant. I urge President Obama to make this crucial choice before it is too late. 

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Joan Brunwasser is a co-founder of Citizens for Election Reform (CER) which since 2005 existed for the sole purpose of raising the public awareness of the critical need for election reform. Our goal: to restore fair, accurate, transparent, secure elections where votes are cast in private and counted in public. Because the problems with electronic (computerized) voting systems include a lack of (more...)
 

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