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Democratic Presidential primaries

It’s Time to Close the Loopholes That Are Harming the 2020 Election

March 9, 2020 - 2:43am

Super Tuesday voting last week was marred by long lines more appropriate for a theme park than a 21st century democracy. In Texas and California, primary voters in multiple polling places had to wait in lines as long as three to seven hours before casting their vote. And yet again, the long lines appear to have been especially concentrated in precincts serving communities of color and students.

Court Confirms DNC And Wasserman Schultz Showed "Palpable Bias" Against Bernie Sanders

August 28, 2017 - 3:20am
Court Confirms DNC And Wasserman Schultz Showed "Palpable Bias" Against Bernie Sanders

A federal judge this week dismissed a class action lawsuit brought against the Democratic National Committee and its former chairwoman, Debbie Wasserman Schultz. But not before confirming what was already widely suspected: That the DNC rigged the 2016 primary to favor the eventual nominee, Hillary Clinton.

America Has Never Been More Divided: Gallup

November 22, 2016 - 2:00am
America Has Never Been More Divided: Gallup

If there was anything the recent presidential campaign demonstrated vividly, it is that the US may be the most ideologically polarized and divided it has ever been in its history. And, according to a Gallup, this has now been officially confirmed: in a survey released overnight, a record 77% of Americans believe the US is divided on the most important values, while 21% believe it is united and in agreement. Over the past 20+ years, the public has tended to perceive the nation as being more divided than united, apart from two surveys conducted shortly after the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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