Using the pandemic as an excuse, during the months before the 2020 election, shrewd attorneys employed by the DNC sued key states to force them to eliminate standard voter integrity measures, such as voter registration requirements, signature matches, valid postmarking, etc. These lawyers even arranged for leftist billionaires to hire staff for government offices but only in precincts heavily weighted with Democrats, thus effectively turning said offices into DNC "get out the vote" operations.
Republicans are stealing Iowa’s right to vote through petty restrictions. Have you ever seen the show "The Floor is Lava"? My grandchildren love it. It’s an obstacle course, where if you fall, you drop into a swirling pool of red liquid ("lava"). Unfortunately, voting in Iowa has also become an obstacle course. Only if you can make it through a maze of restrictions, do you get to vote.
Alderwoman Marion Meginnis announced Wednesday she will seek re-election this fall to a third full term representing Davenport's 3rd ward, while Alderwoman Maria Dickmann, Ward 2, also told the Quad-City Times she plans to run for a fourth term this fall.
Thousands of poll-watching officials abide by this direction. Their fundamental responsibility is to tacitly enforce the one-citizen, one-vote rule that has protected our democracy for scores of years. Exceptions to one person in the voting booth are handicapped, voters with children, persons requiring assistance, legitimate absentees and military who serve out of their district. There is no evidence that this process has deterred or negatively influenced the right to vote. None.
U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger talks about the 2020 election and former President Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s visit to suburban Chicago on Wednesday was like a number of his recent trips — to a politically competitive district where he could promote both his domestic agenda and his party’s prospects in next year’s midterm election.
People interested in running for the Bettendorf Community School District board in the November election can now pick up their nomination papers.
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White has reached an agreement with a coalition of advocacy organizations to settle a lawsuit that alleged his office botched the rollout of automatic voter registration.
Sen. Chuck Grassley punched back at recent polling suggesting nearly two-thirds of Iowa voters think it’s time for a new face representing them in the U.S. Senate.
During the height of the global pandemic, former Scott County Auditor Roxanna Moritz went through the process of ensuring an election while staying within her budget, but did not get a resolution signed to pay the committed and hardworking frontline poll workers.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed into law Thursday an election package that moves next year’s March 15 primary to June 28, makes the general election day in November a state holiday and allows voters to permanently cast ballots by mail.