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Steve Schneider lives in Hollywood, Fl. He writes articles for Humor Times and Democracy Chronicles.

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SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Gangstagrass Band Joined #ElectionProtection Forum on Sept. 8 An online forum tonight will provide information about the problematic backgrounds of machine vendor companies in this country, and how those issues may explain problems numerous jurisdictions experience now.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, April 2, 2020
Some Numbers Off for Biden, Sanders in Broward County, Florida Election Auditors Say Volunteer election auditors in Broward County, in Florida, found votes for Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders that differed from the results released by government officials, a representative from Citizens Audit of Broward said. The Broward Supervisor of Elections is waiting for a report of the organization's findings to review it and either confirm or dispute the figures, or provide context for the apparent discrepancies.
Count on Chad, From Uploaded
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, February 27, 2020
Chad Won't Leave Votes Hanging in Broward County Florida Broward County, in the swing state of Florida, has a history of running messed up elections. This year voters in the Democratic bastion will pick between a handful of Democratic candidates to decide who will lead the Supervisor of Elections office next year. At least two of the candidates held positions with the Broward County Democratic Party. This is an interview with a 26-year-old candidate with a diverse background.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Election Watchdogs Prepare for 2020 Battleground State Contests A nonprofit hi tech organization has teamed up with volunteer election auditors in South Florida to deploy three election watchdog apps. The apps give us information we can compare with results released by election officials.
Donald Trump, From FlickrPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, March 7, 2020
Trump Speaks from Underground Bunker Tongue-in-Cheek news reports that President Trump is going after American traitors who conspired with a Ukrainian to create the Coronavirus and destroy the U.S. economy and his reelection bid.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 28, 2019
Election Auditors Teach "Free-Speech Mitch" That Democracy Counts Mitch McConnell uses his Senate power to block legislation to protect our electoral system from attack by foreign entities. Two nonprofit organizations, though, are working together to teach "Free-Speech Mitch" that democracy counts for something in the United States.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, October 7, 2021
A Saudi Woman Discusses her Changing Society Saudi Arabia has not gotten great press in the United States recently. But I had the chance to get a perspective from a Saudi woman who says that her society is changing. .
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, April 9, 2020
Parkland School Shooting, Coronavirus Pandemic Bookend Hixon's First Run for Office Teacher Debbi Hixon lost her husband Chris, a fellow educator, when a young man with a gun entered a Broward County High School in Florida on Valentine's Day in 2018. Now she is running for a countywide seat on the Broward County School Board. With the coronavirus grabbing our attention, Hixon sat down to do an email interview about her first run for public office.
(5 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Hole in Florida Dike Large Enough to Let Increasing Number of Returning Citizens Vote A brief filed in September in federal court provides some context to the Florida debate about voting rights for returning citizens.
COVID 19 Vaccine Deep Dive: Safety, Immunity, RNA Production, (Pfizer Vaccine / Moderna Vaccine) Professor Shane Crotty, PhD joins MedCram to answer a series of COVID vaccine questions including what are the chances of long-term side effects? How safe ..., From YouTubeVideos
(182 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, July 18, 2021
Fierce Debate Continues Over Issues Related to Covid-19 How should we combat Covid-19 and end the pandemic? Should we believe mainstream leaders who tell us it is ok to take the vaccine? Can what the DeSantis administration did in Florida inform this important, emotional debate? .
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, January 29, 2020
"Modern-Day Poll Tax" Challenged in Federal Appeals Court Tuesday A federal appeals court in Atlanta met Tuesday to hear arguments in a "modern-day poll tax" lawsuit filed by civil rights and voting rights groups against Florida. The advocates contend Florida officials are ignoring the will of voters who overwhelmingly changed their constitution in 2018 to let returning citizens register and vote.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, December 19, 2019
Florida Governor 'Covers Up' for Trump President Trump told supporters he saw the Florida governor shirtless. Helen Augirre Ferre, a former Trump Administration director of media affairs and current spokeswoman for the governor, offered a different story when reporters questioned her. Another GOP cover up?
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Election Chief Agrees to Cooperate with Citizen Audit Group An election supervisor in a major South Florida county has agreed to cooperate with a nonpartisan group of volunteer election auditors in the upcoming 2020 elections. The cooperation can blaze a trail for election officials in other battleground counties and states as more citizens fight to prevent possible election fraud and error.
(31 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Warren Walks in Our Shoes Barack Obama and Julian Castro have had kind words for Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Democratic presidential candidate who walks in our shoes.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Several Million Florida Citizens Will Get Voter Registration Information in the Mail Florida will become the most populous state to join the Electronic Registration Information Center next year, in time for the presidential election. Membership means millions of potential Sunshine State voters will get a mailer from the government about easy ways to register to vote.
13 Funny Kittens Video Compilation 2016 From kittens playing checkers, to kittens playing with toothbrushes, enjoy 13 funny kittens in this pet video compilation. The Pet ..., From YouTubeVideos
(7 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, December 20, 2021
Abandoned Kittens will Celebrate their First Christmas Abandoned kittens survive thanks to an "animal lover". .
Fact-checking Trump's claims on voting during first presidential debate In the final moments of the first presidential debate, President Trump on Sept. 29 repeated his baseless claim that mail balloting will invite widespread fraud., From YouTubeVideos
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, October 11, 2020
College Features Trump Backer, But Not Democratic Party Speaker, at Mail-In Voting Forum A South Florida college will host a Trump supporter at an online forum on voting-by-mail. But the school, in progressive Broward County, did not include a Democratic Party representative on the panel. This makes no sense as the issue is controversial because President Trump makes baseless charges against mail-in voting, which has worked well for years. The new Florida resident has no shame.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, August 16, 2020
Can Second Amendment Remedies Protect Trump if He Steals the Election? If President Trump steals the election, we may find out if the pen is truly more powerful than the sword. If the until-now unthinkable happens, our country may see First Amendment supporters take on advocates of Second Amendment remedies, starting on Nov. 4.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, November 16, 2019
Barr Plays Santa Claus; Gives Trump Holiday Impeachment Pardon AG Barr makes a great Santa Claus. He proved this Friday when he gave Trump, the all-powerful leader, an impeachment pardon of sorts.
Pete Buttigieg, From FlickrPhotos
(10 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, October 21, 2019
Simple Healthcare Question Sets Up Complex Policy Debate Mayor Pete and Sen. Warren can give us the complex debate we deserve before deciding on which healthcare proposal works better.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, December 23, 2019
Make Our Democracy Stronger; Learn from the Capitalists and the Pioneer West More people will vote in our democracy if we make voting more convenient. Voting at home is the ticket.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, June 18, 2020
Does "Election Systems & Software" Deserve an "A" in Ethics? Election Systems & Software is a powerful Omaha-based company that sells election equipment across the United States. Advocates contend ES&S needs more regulation and transparency in order to protect our democracy.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, March 22, 2020
In the Hospital, My Dad Got Tested Twice for Covid-19 My elderly father entered a South Florida hospital Friday morning. He tested positive for pneumonia. A later test determined he also has sepsis. They wanted to make sure the first test wasn't a false negative. Fortunately, the first Covid-19 test was negative. But doctors ordered a second test because of his age and condition. I am waiting to learn the result.
Trump says he would consider Florida Gov. DeSantis as 2024 running mate In a FOX Business exclusive interview former President Trump discusses his platform for a potential 2024 run, which he said ..., From YouTubeVideos
(19 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, December 26, 2021
DeSantis Jabbing Trump Where It Hurts. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis sure knows how to plunge the needle into Donald John Trump, a fellow Sunshine State resident. DeSantis is now winning the Covid Wars at InfoWars. Look out, Donald.
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Trump to Rise From Underground D.C. Bunker on Easter Sunday President Trump will rise from his underground bunker on Easter Sunday. He will exhort Americans to ignore the doom-and-gloom talk of elite medical experts. Trump will tell people it is time to live again.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, January 16, 2020
Florida Supreme Court Permits Modern-Day Poll Tax: Southern Poverty Law Center The Southern Poverty Law Center released a statement this morning on the Florida Supreme Court's Amendment 4 ruling impacting the voting rights of returning citizens.
Gov. DeSantis doubles down on opposition to mask mandates in schools Inside a restaurant full of unmasked supporters Friday morning, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced he would sign an executive order ..., From YouTubeVideos
(25 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, August 1, 2021
Mask Policy Could Make "Pro-life" Governor a Schoolhouse Grim Reaper Gov. DeSantis is "pro-life" on abortion. His mask policy for public schools makes it possible, though, for Covid-19 to spread, and infect people in school or in the community. Some may even enter a hospital or die. So much for the "pro-life" governor of Florida.
President Trump Meets with the Governor of Florida, From FlickrPhotos
(30 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, July 17, 2021
DeSantis Hoisted on a Right-Wing Petard President Biden's plan calls for outreach workers to go door to door now that about 100 million people remain unvaccinated against Covid-19. Right-wing Republicans cry foul, even though GOP Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis sent outreach workers door to door in March, April, and May. .
Inside Politics Press Breakfast - April 2013 featuring Sen. Joe Manchin III, From CreativeCommonsPhoto
(9 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, June 12, 2021
Large Trade Association PAC Pumped Money Into Manchin Coffers in March Will professional scribes, veteran journalists, please start looking at all of the campaign donations small-state Sen. Joe Manchin gets? West Virginia is a beautiful place, even a Wild and Wonderful destination. But is it worth all the money big buck folk send to Manchin?
Nixon, From FlickrPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, November 10, 2019
Nixon, Trump Tell Us a Sucker Born Every Minute Richard Nixon won a landslide re-election in 1972. Will the descendants of those Nixon voters repeat the pattern with Trump in 2020?
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, March 12, 2020
Washington Post Sage Insults Bernie Voters Don't knock Bernie supporters for remaining true to their value system.
Introducing Actual Vote, a free app from Democracy Counts Download Actual Vote now! Apple App Store: actual-vote/id1499733603?mt=8  Google Play Store: ..., From YouTubeVideos
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, September 28, 2020
Army of Citizen Auditors Keeping Eyes on Nov. 3 Election President Trump wants police officers to keep an eye on polling stations on Election Day. Two nonprofit organizations have a different idea -- let citizen auditors use digital technology to protect our democracy.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, November 15, 2019
Voter Support, Sound Policy Trump Muddy Waters Strategy Trump will seek victory in 2020 by muddying the political waters. Democrats can fight back with sound policy and pure passion to send him back to Mara Lago. Democrats must also fight GOP voter suppression efforts so prospective voters know they count.
Texas Democrats walk off House floor to block voting bill before final deadline Texas Senate Bill 7 has remained controversial as new voting restrictions remain at the center of the legislation., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, June 13, 2021
Texas State House Democrats Should Not Voluntarily Go Back To Austin The chairman of the Texas Coalition of Black Democrats announced a plan to continue to protect democracy in the Lone Star State from antidemocratic Republican forces.
Lockdown Protesters, From CreativeCommonsPhoto
(71 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, January 22, 2022
Tolerance for All is a Sane Covid Policy as We Approach a Million Deaths Nationally As we approach a million Covid deaths nationally, we need to tone down the political battles and practice tolerance for all.
Florida lawmakers to consider DeSantis, Seminole Tribe gambling compact Florida lawmakers will start a special session on Monday after Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Seminole Tribe of Florida signed off on a gambling compact last ..., From YouTubeVideos
(7 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Trump May Get a Florida Casino. Peaceful Protesters Get the Finger, or Worse Ivy League Ron DeSantis opens the door for Florida resident Donald John Trump to get a casino at his ailing Doral property. The Trump lovin' governor also signed a law protecting drivers who hit peaceful protesters. Only certain types of freedom get protection in the Sunshine State.
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, June 11, 2020
Do Police Officers Beat and Kill White People? The ongoing protests in connection with the killing of George Floyd raise questions for me that the mainstream media ought to address.
Donald Trump - 45th President USA - Caricature Just a quicker version of my earlier real-time video/post, a time-lapse caricature with sound. Audio used: Venice Beach - Topher Mohr and Alex Elena [POP ..., From YouTubeVideos
(18 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, September 17, 2020
Trump is Energizer Bunny of Election Rigging President Trump is like the Energizer bunny of election rigging. He keeps finding new ways to sow doubt, create chaos and steal the November election.
UV-handlamp hg., From WikimediaPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, April 8, 2020
UVC Light May Fight Covid-19 on Hard Surfaces UVC light is being used in China to cleanse hard surfaces during the Coronavirus pandemic. This interview shares information that an educator, attorney and election integrity advocate learned about the possible benefits of UVC light.
Democrats, doctors urge more action from Gov. Ron DeSantis as Delta variant spreads Democrats in the U.S. House and a group of Florida physicians called on the governor Thursday to take increased actions as the more infectious Delta variant ..., From YouTubeVideos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, July 28, 2021
South Florida Democrat Helped Lead DeSantis Response to Covid-19 A South Florida Democrat helped lead the DeSantis administration response to Covid-19. So I emailed him some questions now that he is back home in Broward County.
Here's an inside look at a monoclonal antibody treatment facility, From YouTubeVideos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, August 25, 2021
More Than 6,000 People Have Gotten State-sponsored Monoclonal Antibody Treatment in Florida As the Delta variant surges in Florida, more than 6,000 people have gotten free state-sponsored monoclonal antibody treatment. The treatment substantially reduces the threat of serious illness, hospitalization and death, according to the Food and Drug Administration, which has given the treatment emergency use authorization.
How likely is it that voter fraud occurred in Pennsylvania? | Election 2020 President Donald Trump has vowed to sue Pennsylvania in federal court, claiming that there was voter fraud here in Philadelphia and in Pittsburgh. Biden won ..., From YouTubeVideos
(37 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 12, 2020
Party of Voter Suppression Invokes Clean Elections to Steal a Win Thom Hartmann, Greg Palast and Rob Kall have been sounding the alarm about a dangerous president and his craven, amoral political party. Their coverage of the 2020 presidential election and its aftermath stand out, in contrast with the MSM, which stick to safe coverage. I don't know what will happen in the weeks ahead, but I have learned a lot from the journalistic efforts of the outsiders.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Florida Democrats Urge Governor to Adopt Universal Vote-by-Mail to Prevent Covid-19 from Suppressing the Vote Florida Democrats fear Covid-19 can become another form of voter suppression if Sunshine State Republicans force voters to stand in long lines to vote in the presidential election this fall. Their solution? Mail every registered voter a vote at home mail-in ballot.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, February 2, 2020
Bloomberg Bucks Can Strike a Blow Against "Modern-Day Poll Tax" in Florida Michael Bloomberg should spend his money to strike a fatal blow against a "Modern-Day Poll Tax" in Florida. The billionaire can do this by donating money to the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition, which is raising money to pay off criminal justice debt of returning citizens so they can register and vote.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, March 14, 2020
Will Apple Publish "Same Day" Election Audit App in Time for March 17 Florida Vote? Is Apple thwarting the work of a nonpartisan group of Florida citizens who want to audit an election on March 17? I called their media line for information. I was told to leave a voicemail. I also sent an email to their media department. I've gotten no responses to my requests for information.
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Trump, Falwell Declare War on Coronavirus Satire, or attempted satire, is one way to deal with the mess our messy president makes in dealing with the Coronavirus pandemic, which he initially called a "hoax" but now says he always knew existed.
President Trump's election night speech Trump falsely claimed that he won the U.S. election with millions of votes still uncounted after his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, said he was confident of winning a ..., From YouTubeVideos
(12 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, November 6, 2020
Will GOP Let Freedom Ring? The Republican-controlled legislature in Pennsylvania won't steal the election for President Trump, according to an opinion piece in a local PA paper. Now we have to see what GOP legislative leaders have to say in other states.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, May 21, 2020 Could Have Given Trump Accurate Information offers state voters accurate information. Accurate information is important, especially after President Trump made claims that are not true or lack evidence to support his charges.
Elizabeth Warren, From FlickrPhotos
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 13, 2020
NASCAR Liz Takes the Pole by Listening NASCAR Liz Warren can cross the finish line first this fall. Her plans and listening skills can unite the Democratic Party and bring progressive change to our country.
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Doctor Trump Will See You Now (Satire) President Trump counsels top government officials who have a hard time dealing with pressure as the coronavirus pandemic mounts.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Money is Speech Money is basically speech in our nation, thanks to a controversial Supreme Court ruling. So let's keep asking powerful donors, PACS and businesses to communicate with more than money when they back candidates who thwart the popular will.
Supreme Court: Arizona restrictions don't violate Section 2 of Voting Rights Act The ruling is a victory for Republicans, who have enacted 22 laws restricting voting in 14 states. WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: ..., From YouTubeVideos
(21 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, July 2, 2021
Warning: Danger Ahead A decision today by the Republican-controlled Supreme Court gives GOP state legislators permission to discriminate against voters but just not too much. The ruling opens the door to more voter suppression legislation in the states.
DeSantis signs elections bill, imposing new restrictions, regulations Gov. Ron DeSantis signed the controversial elections bill, Senate Bill 90, into law Thursday morning during an event in West Palm Beach., From YouTubeVideos
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, May 9, 2021
Anti-Democratic Florida GOP Rotten to the Core Leader in Florida Legislature can't explain why he pushed a voter suppression law, which was signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis recently.
Trump, From FlickrPhotos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, March 27, 2020
Trump Plans to "Ride Coronavirus Pony" to Landslide (SATIRE) President Trump, in a satire piece that probes his possible thinking, says the $2 trillion relief package passed by the Senate and under House consideration, will vault him to a landslide reelection in November.
Matt Gaetz Scrambling To Defend Himself Become a TDR YouTube Member: in  Follow The Damage Report on Facebook: ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Comcast/NBC PAC Gave Money to Matt Gaetz Matt Gaetz hates the mainstream media. But he didn't hate Comcast/NBC PAC when the giant company gave him thousands of dollars to seek and retain a House seat. Why won't Comcast/NBC answer my questions about their association with Gaetz?
Florida Legislature Passes Bill To Create Police Force To Investigate Voter Fraud Florida's Legislature has passed a bill that would establish a police force to investigate claims of voter fraud and election crimes., From YouTubeVideos
(5 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, April 28, 2022
Aging White Men Who Commit Voter Fraud Have Nothing to Fear Republicans are screaming about voter fraud. It's so bad, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis insists, that he had to convince the state Legislature to create and fund an election integrity police force. That bill is now law. But Florida hands out soft sentences to at least some people who plead guilty to voter fraud.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, August 14, 2020
Trump the Carnival Barker Wants It All Our carnival barker president is using the Post Office as his plaything to steal the November election. Republicans who fear defeat in House and Senate races will keep quiet in hopes that Trump will rig the election for them as well.
Texans On Front Lines Of Voting Fight Texas Democrats have their hands full fending off attempts by Governor Abbott and other state Republicans to limit voting rights. Alicia Menendez talks with a ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, June 21, 2021
Texans Fight Back Against Antidemocratic GOP on Father's Day Powered by People Held a Voter Protection rally at the Texas State Capitol in Austin on Father's Day.
Report: More than 100K purged from Georgia voter rolls The report claims the Secretary of State's Office removed those voters from the rolls because they hadn't voted in recent elections., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Atlanta Mail Specialist Exposed Problems with Voter Roll Purge List Last December, 22,000 purged voters were returned to the rolls a month after an Atlanta business owner researched the purge list and raised questions. Robert Gates told authorities about faulty practices by the Georgia Secretary of State's office. During an emergency federal court proceeding, the state announced it would reinstate the purged voters, but for reasons other than the ones Gates discovered.
Pres. Trump Holds a Campaign Rally in Sanford, FL | LIVE | NowThis TRUMP HOLDS 'BIG RALLY' IN 'HOUSE ON FIRE': Recently infected Pres. Trump is boasting 'big crowds' in the COVID-19 hotspot of Florida, which has ..., From YouTubeVideos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Let Us Pray for Life and Democracy I believe in democracy and the importance of supporting life. So Trump Republicans are confusing the heck out of me these days. Of course, life is complex and issues aren't always black and white. But I'm struggling to understand those who love life and liberty but don't wear masks and distance socially to protect the life and liberty of others.
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SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, May 9, 2020
Coronavirus Pandemic Teaches First-time Candidate New Ways to Run for Office The Coronavirus pandemic is forcing candidates to find new ways to campaign. This fact is reflected in local races as well as national contests that draw media attention.
Texas Coalition of Black Democrats - Engages Young Leaders Leadership talks about bridging the generational divide between Black Democrats., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Making Black History in Texas Democratic Party Politics Jamarr Brown has been named one of two new Co-Executive Directors of the Texas Democratic Party. Brown is the first Black to serve in this role. He is also the president of the Austin chapter of the Texas Coalition of Black Democrats.
Wave hello to Fox News, From CreativeCommonsPhoto
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, December 28, 2021
Golden Showers and "Owning the Libs" are Right-Wing Water-Sports Activities Fox News Nighttime Talkers continue to "Own the Libs". .
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, February 1, 2020
As Registration Deadline Nears, Ruling Expected in Voting Rights Case for Florida Returning Citizens A federal appeals court is expected to issue a ruling soon as a Feb. 18 deadline looms in Florida for returning citizens who wish to register to vote in the March 17 presidential preference election.
Florida Removing ELIGIBLE Voters from Voter Rolls Florida incorrectly tells hundreds of eligible voters that they are ineligible to vote. --On the Bonus Show: Louis hosts: Google cars getting private info from ..., From YouTubeVideos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Florida Legislature Must Pass "Freedom to Register and Vote Act" Now The best way to stop government officials from purging legally registered voters from the voter rolls is to pass a law to fine and/or jail the offending government agents and the private company hired to help with the purge.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Grassroots Group Maps Out Plans to Fight Gerrymandering A grassroots group is working now to fight gerrymandering across the country, including in targeted states where the organization may have more of an impact.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, July 23, 2020
Come to Florida for Beaches and Bars, but Not Digital Ballot Images A national organization that demands transparency in elections has filed a lawsuit in Florida. The lawsuit wants a judge to order election chiefs in the Sunshine State to keep a record of digital-ballot images produced when people vote.
Joe Manchin Yells at Reporter: I'll NEVER Support Ending Filibuster!!! .With the fate of major voting rights, minimum wage, immigration, and climate legislation likely hanging on the Senate Democratic majority's willingness to ..., From YouTubeVideos
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Wild and Wonderful Joe Manchin Dances Around Civil Rights Legislation Decision Country roads are beautiful. And make for peaceful, easy rides. But that doesn't mean the Democratic Senator from West Virginia knows how to make up his mind about landmark Civil Rights legislation.
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, September 6, 2020
Black Press Livestream Events To Tell Important Election Truths Perry Busby is an author, newspaper columnist, technology expert and concerned voter. An upcoming livestream event over four nights will let him and the editor of The Westside Gazette discuss important election-related issues with nationally-recognized journalists and election-integrity specialists.
Don't Fauci My Florida T Shirt Buy now (only 15.99) at: post_type=product&p=26258&prev iew=true  Don't Fauci My Florida Tee Shirt Don't Fauci My Florida Shirt ..., From YouTubeVideos
(14 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, July 15, 2021
"Don't Fauci My Florida" Covid-19 infection is hiking in Florida, propelled by the Delta variant and people who don't get vaccinated. The governor of the state, Ron DeSantis, is raising money by selling "Don't Fauci Florida" T-shirts as more Sunshine State residents get sick and die. What is this about? What are the consequences of his actions?
Dont Tread On Florida Link: read-on-florida  Tags: Don't Tread On Florida,Ron Desantis, Gator, Governor, Alligator, Don't ..., From YouTubeVideos
(16 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 3, 2022
"The Joy of Covid", Coming to a Bookseller Soon Some radical Republicans take joy in fighting the Covid war, which includes ignoring the fact that almost 1 million of our fellow souls have died. Can you imagine how their tone would change if 1 million city dwellers had been murdered in the last year and a half? .
Leadership In and Out of Government | Thomas Daschle | Voices in Leadership Thomas Daschle, Former Senator Majority Leader and Founder & CEO of the Daschle Group, spoke at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health as part of ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, June 10, 2021
Powerful Democrat, Son Gave Money to Sen. Manchin Recently A former Democratic leader of the U.S. Senate and his son donated money to Sen. Joe Manchin in March. Why?
Free speech = reason = progress, From CreativeCommonsPhoto
(14 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, July 21, 2021
How Much Free Speech Can We Afford As People Die from Covid-19? How much free speech can we tolerate as people continue to die from Covid-19?
Homeland Security agency: 2020 election was the 'most secure in American history' A joint statement released by federal and state officials described last week's presidential election as the .most secure in American history.., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, March 2, 2021
"Most Secure Election in American History." Government officials insist 2020 produced the most secure election in our history. Okay. What does that mean? What should we do now?
A Reinspired Texas Coalition of Black Democrats Coalition members share why the organization is important to making black communities better in Texas., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, January 28, 2021
Trump Lies, Cruz Complicity, and Why Black Lives Matter is Turning Texas Blue Black Democrats from around Texas are fighting voter suppression and Cruz complicity in Trump lies as they gear up for 2022 and 2024 elections.
Supreme Court upholds vaccine mandate for health care workers In a highly anticipated ruling Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a COVID vaccine mandate for health care workers who ..., From YouTubeVideos
(26 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 17, 2022
DeSantis Confuses Absolute Power with Freedom Ron DeSantis shows us what he means when he speaks about "freedom". He is really talking about absolute power.
Manchin's Voting Plan Backed By Stacey Abrams, Panned By Mitch McConnell As Sen. Joe Manchin tries to find 10 Republicans to support his proposed changes to a voting rights bill, Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced plans to ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, June 20, 2021
Manchin Proves Democracy and Politics Are Complicated Sen. Joe Manchin wields an enormous amount of power in an evenly divided Senate. Here is hoping that he will do the right thing, when Republicans reveal their lack of "bipartisanship." Manchin can do the right thing by helping Democrats place major Voting Rights legislation on President Biden's desk for his signature.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, July 29, 2021
Sunday Prayer Vigil Set for Haiti Floridians will meet in a field in Pembroke Pines Sunday night, wearing white, in a prayer vigil for Haiti. The vigil will take place less than a month after the Haitian president was assassinated in his home. The probe of the murder includes links to people who live and operate businesses in South Florida.
Jim Clyburn Urges Filibuster 'Carveout' for Laws Protecting House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn is urging President Joe Biden to amend the U. S. Senate filibuster in order to carve out laws that are directly tied to ..., From YouTubeVideos
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, July 12, 2021
Do White Senate Democrats Get It? White Senate Democrats have the power to write legislation to protect our right to vote. Will they do it? Do they get it?
Bruce Sudano - American Sunset (Official Music Video) Music video for .American Sunset. by Bruce Sudano off the upcoming EP Spirals Vol. 2... Time & The Space In Between. Video by Noksound. Follow Bruce ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Bruce Sudano Issues Wake Up Call in "American Sunset" Bruce Sudano, a singer/songwriter, implores America to "get back to the beauty of the elegant design." He thinks this approach works better than deluding people into ignoring hard truths by Making America Great Again.
Trump's last days in office: Lame duck or raging bull? | To The Point Donald Trump's days in the White House finally seem to be numbered. The question is: how much damage can he still do? Our guests: Susanne Koelbl ..., From YouTubeVideos
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Pardons for Rioters? Attack on Iran, its Interests or Proxies? An Expat American in the Middle East Discusses Concerns An expat American in the Middle East discusses his concerns about the final days of the Trump Administration, including possible pardons for rioters and an attack on Iran, its interests or proxies.
Ron DeSantis Threatens To Pull Vaccines From Florida Counties That Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) brushed aside criticism after the state opted to give special access to Covid vaccines for residents of the .whitest and richest. ..., From YouTubeVideos
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DeSantis Gets Publix Payday, Threatens to Pull Covid-19 Vaccine if He is Criticized Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis controls vaccine distribution for Covid-19 in the Sunshine State. A recent outburst suggests he may need a jab of Haldol or a nature walk in the Everglades to help him make more sense.
Ending Conversion Therapy (Part II) Religious Freedom Laws (Part I) SB2 starts at 16:04. Sam Wolfe -- Southern Poverty Law Center So-called .conversion therapy. has ensnared numerous LGBT people--often youth--with its ..., From YouTubeVideos
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Court Rules Therapists Have First Amendment Right to Offer Minors Treatment Considered Dangerous A three-judge federal appeals court panel struck down laws in two South Florida communities that banned the controversial treatment of conversion therapy. Two Trump-appointed judges held that therapists cannot be prevented from speaking freely with underage clients, even if the treatment is considered dangerous by many.
Interview with Rick Hasen, author of The Voting Wars & editor of Election Law Blog Professor Rick Hasen speaks with Common Cause policy advocate Phillip Ung about his new book, The Voting Wars: From Florida 2000 to the Next Election ..., From YouTubeVideos
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Democracy, Election Experts Tell Congress States Need More Time to Count Votes A Republican Senator from Florida proposed a law that can help us avert electoral chaos. Thursday afternoon, 40 experts on elections and democracy released a letter asking Congress to take action now.
Protests as Georgia governor signs elections bill Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has signed into law a sweeping Republican-sponsored overhaul of state elections. The bill signing was met by protests from some ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, March 26, 2021
White Only Bill Signing Ceremony in Georgia The Georgia governor signed a sweeping voter suppression law in front of a White audience. A Black lawmaker was arrested after seeking to witness the event.
Dave Chappelle Speaks Out On Police Violence Dave Chappelle spoke out at a Ohio town hall on policing and police violence. Cenk Uygur, and John Iadarola, the hosts of The Young Turks, discuss what he ..., From YouTubeVideos
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Make It Easier to Sue Abusive Police Officers: Legislator Florida is controlled by Republicans in Tallahassee. But a Democratic legislator plans to introduce a bill to make it easier for people to sue po-po who are violent and abusive. The proposed legislation starts a discussion that may pick up speed as younger Americans take office.
Bill O'Reilly Warns The 'War On Christmas' Is Upon Us more at, From YouTubeVideos
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"War on Christmas" is also Right-wing "War on Voting" Fox News sages have warned about the "War on Christmas" for years. But they remain strangely silent about the "War on Voting Rights", which shares some history with the "War on Christmas". .
A History of Voting Rights | The New York Times For much of the 20th century, voting remained a contentious issue, but the Supreme Court struck down Section 4 of the 1965 Voting Rights Act on Tuesday, ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, October 26, 2020
Democrats Need to Expand Voting Rights if Blue Tide Sweeps Them Into Power An article by Greg Palast woke me up. Republicans are not the only party removing registered voters from voter rolls. So it is time for Democrats, who routinely knock the GOP for voter suppression, to get bold and fight for major voting-rights legislation. Fixing the massive problem with voter-roll purges is part of a larger effort needed to end gerrymandering and long voting lines, among other acts that degrade democracy.
Gov. DeSantis doubles down on opposition to mask mandates in schools Inside a restaurant full of unmasked supporters Friday morning, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced he would sign an executive order ..., From YouTubeVideos
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The Con is the Message. The Grift is the Motive. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is either indifferent to human suffering and death, or he is an incompetent leader. His actions and policy positions on Covid make my point. .
Rep. Matt Gaetz tests negative for COVID-19, From YouTubeVideos
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Did Gaetz Contaminate DeSantis Administration? More Florida heavy hitters are appearing in news reports in connection with the federal sex- trafficking investigation of GOP Congressman Matt Gaetz. Has he planted dirty seeds in the DeSantis administration?
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, September 24, 2020
Postcard Outreach to Vote-by-Mail Voters Underway in Broward County The Voter Participation Project is sending postcards to voters to give them information that can help them complete vote-by-mail ballots properly, thus ensuring their vote is counted.
I Know Nothing, From YouTubeVideos
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Trump Knows the Virtues of the "I Know Nothing" Style of Governing President Trump reminds me of Sgt. Schultz, from Hogan's Heroes. Pressed by reporters, he "Knows Nothing."
LIVE: FL Gov. Ron DeSantis, Rep. Matt Gaetz speaking ahead of Trump rally..., From YouTubeVideos
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Did Matt Gaetz Steer 2018 DeSantis Campaign to College Towns at Night? Did Matt Gaetz steer the 2018 Ron DeSantis for Florida Governor campaign to college towns at night? I asked a DeSantis administration official this question in an April 5 email.
Fort Worth Mayoral Runoff Likely Between Deborah Peoples And Mattie Parker Mayor Betsy Price announced in January she would not seek another term in office. She was first elected in 2011., From YouTubeVideos
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Despite Voter-Suppression Drives in Texas, Fort Worth Can Make History June 5 Will Fort Worth voters make history on Saturday, June 5? That's when city voters can elect the first black mayor of the major Texas city.
Arctic blast brings snow to Texas | AFP A blanket of snow covers the streets of Houston, Texas, a southern US state more accustomed to record-breaking heat than ice. An historic cold snap has been ..., From YouTubeVideos
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Cruz Flies to Mexico; Abbott Goes on Fox News; Black Texas Democrats Get to Work The arctic blast and lack of electricity as a result of the storm in Texas highlights the need for leadership in the Lone Star State.
Dr. Fauci Fact-Checks DeSantis on COVID-19 Vaccination Claim Dr. Fauci is here to remind you (and Gov. Ron DeSantis) that not getting the COVID-19 vaccine does, in fact, impact others., From YouTubeVideos
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DeSantis Lied About Dr. Fauci on TV Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is a very ambitious politician. But that doesn't give him the right to lie, which he did on national tv about Dr. Anthony Fauci.
Trump Blames States For Slow Vaccine Rollout | The 11th Hour | MSNBC Dr. Vin Gupta says this is a .disaster situation,. not a regular flu season and points out what the federal government can do to help. Aired on 12/30/2020., From YouTubeVideos
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Trump Heading Home to Sunshine State as Floridians Wait for Their Covid-19 Vaccinations President Trump blames the states for problems with the distribution of the Covid-19 vaccines. In Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis is a Trump ally.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, September 12, 2020
Is Georgia "Double Voting" Charge a Form of Voter Suppression? It started with Donald Trump telling supporters to vote twice in the November election. Then the Republican secretary of state in Georgia alleged 1,000 people voted twice in the June primary. He promised an investigation, which voting rights advocates basically call a "witch hunt" and a "hoax."
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A Young Man Knows How to Make Voting Great Again Chris Hollins is running the Nov. 3 election in Harris County, TX. He appeared Oct. 13, just hours ago, for an interview on the Rachel Maddow Show. He really cares about making voting convenient and POSSIBLE for people. Unfortunately, I could not find a link to the Maddow interview. But a link to a local television interview gives you an idea about Hollins, what he is doing, and what is possible.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, August 7, 2021
DeSantis School for Personal Freedom Opens its Doors The DeSantis School for Personal Freedom opens as the state is ravaged by Covid-19. Increasingly, Sunshine State hospitals are reporting seeing more and more children enter their hospitals with Covid, including the Delta variant that is causing most of the illness now. .
Debbie Hixon officially seeks Broward County school board seat Debbie Hixon files paperwork to pursue a seat on the Broward County school board., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, February 11, 2021
Parkland School Shooting Widow Takes Rep. Greene to School Sunday is the third anniversary of the Parkland school shooting that left 17 dead and 17 wounded. Widow Debbi Hixon schools Rep. Greene on school violence and guns in a question-and-answer session with a fellow South Florida resident.
Introducing Actual Vote, a free app from Democracy Counts Download Actual Vote now! Apple App Store: actual-vote/id1499733603?mt=8  Google Play Store: ..., From YouTubeVideos
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Actual Vote App Offers a Way to Protect Vote Count in Georgia Two election watchdog apps are being deployed in Georgia for the Senate runoff races that can decide the legislative agenda in the new Congress. Actual Vote documents the vote count that is made public at polling stations when voting ends. Wanna Vote lets registered voters document their experience with voter suppression.
Ron DeSantis wants to form an election security police force Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis is proposing the creation of an election security force to monitor elections in the state., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, January 26, 2022
DeSantis Sworn in as President, Declares Martial Law Almost a million Americans have died from Covid in about two years, leading to charges of government tyranny as officials try to save lives. What would a President DeSantis do if a million Americans had been murdered in the same period of time?
Hundreds Of Broward Teachers Forced To Return To Their Classrooms Ted Scouten reports 1100 teachers who had been working remotely were told to return to their classrooms on Monday., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Reading, Writing, Rithmetic. And Compassion? Broward County, in Florida, gave some teachers an accommodation to let them teach at home by computer. The school system did this to protect their health during the Coronavirus pandemic. But now the Broward Schools Superintendent wants them to return to the classroom.
Intelligence fears potential violence at state capitols ahead of Inauguration Day Follow GMA: TikTok: ingAmerica  Twitter: Instagram: ca  ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Facing Prospect of Irrelevance and Erasure: White America at a Crossroads An expat American with analytic experience looks homeward after living aboard for more than four decades. He discusses white fear, racism and violence as the country white people have dominated continues to change.
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, September 14, 2020
Progressive Florida Group Backs Biden-Harris Bid to End Trump Regime Billionaire Bloomberg isn't the only one fighting to turn Florida blue in November. So is Broward for Progress, a grassroots group that is organizing to put the D back in our democracy.
Rudy Giuliani demands TRIAL BY COMBAT at Insane Trump Rally Rudy Giuliani demanded TRIAL BY COMBAT to save Donald Trump's presidency as he is set to be replaced by Joe Biden. He said the following in a speech a ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 11, 2021
Is Giuliani a Speech-Maker or a Criminal Instigator? Rudy Giuliani, the president's personal attorney, needs to be investigated by federal authorities for his possible role in the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.
Live: Congress Resumes Electoral Vote Count After Rioters Cleared From Capitol | NBC News Watch live coverage as Congress reconvenes after rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol, forcing the House and Senate to halt its count of Electoral College votes for ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, January 7, 2021
Democracy Counts in Georgia; D.C. in Chaos A MAGA riot erupted in Washington, D.C. a day after Georgia residents elected two Democrats to the Senate. Democracy Counts helped protect the vote count in the Peach State with their Actual Vote and Wanna Vote apps, which they let people use for free. The attempted D.C. coup makes it clear that we need to build trust in vote counts. More transparency is a way to do this.

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