The billionaire has also been pushing the idea that the electoral process is 'rigged' - something that his running mate Mike Pence and Speaker Paul Ryan have rejected. … [Read more...] about Clinton gets NINE point lead in poll ahead of Las Vegas showdown – and she is winning among men now too
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American democracy cannot afford another 2016 election, when, for example, black voters in Michigan were so uninspired they either stayed home or decided to vote down ballot and ignore the top of the ticket. The democracy cannot afford a party that is not equipped to address the rampant voter suppression and disenfranchisement efforts affecting marginalized communities in states across the nation. For the past two years, Abrams and Fair Fight have been dedicated to mitigating the rampant voter-suppression efforts in states across the country. … [Read more...] about Stacey Abrams Is the Only Vice Presidential Pick for Joe Biden. Here’s Why.
Even before he was quarantined in his home, Biden faced an enormous “enthusiasm gap” compared to Trump. According to an ABC News/Washington Post poll from a couple of months ago, only 24 percent of Biden backers described themselves as strongly supporting the candidate, the lowest recorded for a Democratic contender in the past two decades. By contrast, 53 percent of those planning to vote for Trump were “strongly enthusiastic.” … [Read more...] about Twitter joins Democrats to boost mail-in voting — here’s why
Biden should be out in communities across the country demonstrating how to reopen businesses while following public health guidance, said the Democrat, who asked not to be named in order to speak candidly. “He needs to show what life is going to be like and how we are going to do it.” … [Read more...] about Biden losing economic argument to Trump as U.S. begins to re-open
Biden’s much-anticipated appearance on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” was expected to take on a light and comedic tone, but instead veered almost immediately into raw and personal territory. He said White House hopefuls must be able to promise voters they can commit their whole heart, soul, energy and passion, and said, “I’d be lying if I said that I knew I was there.” … [Read more...] about Biden says he’s unsure he can commit fully to be president
It has also been reported that Malik Obama, the half-brother of President Obama and a Trump supporter, will be in the audience on behalf of the Republican nominee. … [Read more...] about No more niceties: Clinton and Trump teams ditch customary pre-debate handshakes – after Hillary requested new set-up for the Las Vegas showdown
No more niceties: Clinton and Trump teams ditch customary... Clinton gets NINE point lead in poll ahead of Las Vegas... They’re building a wall… of taco trucks! Anti-Trump... 'He's lucky he isn't being lynched': Republican leader... 'I'm really good!' Madonna promises sexual favours in... Ivanka Trump 'once pondered that she wanted to see mulatto... EXCLUSIVE: Pictured firing round after round, this is the... … [Read more...] about Scorched earth: Donald Trump brings Benghazi widows and Clinton sex-assault accuser to final showdown with Hillary in Vegas – as Bill’s ‘secret love child’ demands DNA test now
The death penalty question was repeated verbatim in an email debate co-host Roland Martin sent to CNN producers the next day, and the question was asked using similar wording during the event in Columbus, Ohio (pictured, Brazile at the third presidential debate) … [Read more...] about They faked it! Head of DNC denies tipping off Hillary about town hall question – and insists incriminating email published by Wikileaks was doctored to frame her
Issues on the table might include the lack of voter ID laws in some states, although it would be a tough hill to climb. In August the Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina law that required IDs to vote, agreeing with the U.S. Justice Department's claim that it put minorities at a disadvantage. … [Read more...] about Donald doubles down: Trump says he WILL ‘totally accept’ election results – if HE wins!
There are concerns large numbers of Indiana voters may not receive their absentee ballots in time to vote in Tuesday's primary, reports CBS News campaign reporter Adam Brewster. According to the Indy Star, Marion County Clerk Myla Eldridge, whose county includes Indianapolis, has asked the secretary of state to extend the deadline for receiving absentee ballots. Currently, the deadline to return them is noon on Tuesday. "What a shame it will be for voters and candidates if thousands of votes sit in stacks uncounted under these circumstances," Eldridge said in the letter to Secretary of State Connie Lawson. There have reportedly been a variety of issues in Marion County, including some people "who applied over email were told they never applied for one despite receiving a confirmation from the county election division" and some households where one person received a ballot and the other did not. "With the obvious and intended increase in mailed ballots, what is the compelling … [Read more...] about 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump says he spoke to George Floyd’s family