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Providing credible information to educate the American electorate to decide who to vote for in the 2012 US Presidential Elections
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Cue the awwws: 90-year-old Maddow fans celebrate nuptials - Video on NBCNews.com

Cue the awwws: 90-year-old Maddow fans celebrate nuptials - Video on NBCNews.com | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

Video on msnbc.com: “They enjoy watching movies on Turner Classic and political commentator Rachel Maddow on MSNBC.” Rachel Maddow and the crew behind The Rachel Maddow Show congratulate Bob Blurton and Eileen Johnson, a pair of 90-year-olds who..."  Smart thinking people live longer!

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The Koch Brothers And The Battle Over Wake County's Schools

The Koch Brothers And The Battle Over Wake County's Schools | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
The stakes in the battle over the Wake County Public School System in North Carolina couldn’t be higher. On one side are the billionaire brothers, Charles and David Koch, and the Tea Party and libertarian groups they fund.
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Bernie Sanders On How The Supreme Court Sold American Democracy To The Highest Bidder

Bernie Sanders On How The Supreme Court Sold American Democracy To The Highest Bidder | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

Citizens United explained like only Bernie can."  Bush's Supreme Court Justices allowed our gov't to be sold to a few billionaires... some of whom use their corporations as cover and aren't even US citizens!!!

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YDA – Young Democrats of America

YDA – Young Democrats of America | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

Emily Tisch Sussman @EmilyYDA and Young Democrats of America @YoungDems worth following...!

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Energy for Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines by Richard A. Muller (Aug 6, 2012) Koch-Backed Scientist: 'Humans Are Almost Entirely The Cause' Of Climate Change

Energy for Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines by Richard A. Muller (Aug 6, 2012) Koch-Backed Scientist: 'Humans Are Almost Entirely The Cause' Of Climate Change | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

"Humans are almost entirely the cause" of climate change, according to a scientist who once doubted that global warming even existed. Last year, Richard Muller walked back years of climate change skepticism in light of new research."  TOTAL reversal by this Koch backed scientist!  

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Nancy Pelosi Slams Super PAC Spending, Calls To Overturn Citizens United

Nancy Pelosi Slams Super PAC Spending, Calls To Overturn Citizens United | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) laid out the stakes of November's elections to hundreds of young voters Thursday, amping up her push for a constitutional amendment overturning the Citizens United decision."  Buying elections is NOT the American way.

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Semifinals set for Legends Classic at Brooklyn's Barclay's Center

Semifinals set for Legends Classic at Brooklyn's Barclay's Center | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

 Wait a Minute! If I were the owner of the Nets, I'd sue Barclay's for some sort of ethical breach of contract, take their money, and sell the Nets new arena's naming rights to a company which didn't purposely defraud Americans with their fixing of the LIBOR

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Sajeonogi: You are goddam right I'm angry

Sajeonogi: You are goddam right I'm angry | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

The Republicans in Pennsylvania are trying to take the state back to the Jim Crow Laws.  And they are above the Mason Dixon Line.  Imagine what's going on down South!!!  

 

These immoral greedy asses admitted they have no basis on which they can rely upon to require voter id cards AND they are making it nearly impossible to even get a voter id card.  Read about this WHITE RURAL FARMER's experience

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Court Ruling On Health Care Reform Could Deny 3 Million People Insurance

Court Ruling On Health Care Reform Could Deny 3 Million People Insurance | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
Health care reform will extend health insurance benefits to 3 million fewer people by 2022 as a result of the Supreme Court's decision in June that states could choose not to expand Medicaid for the poor, according to an analysis published by the...
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Who Takes $30,275,229 A Day, Burns It, And Then Works To Deny You Health Coverage?

Who Takes $30,275,229 A Day, Burns It, And Then Works To Deny You Health Coverage? | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
Did they forget the part about "We, The People" electing them in the first place?
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Republicans Trying to Divide America: ADL Responds To Conspiratorial Letter From 5 Members Of Congress; Urges Bachmann, Others To Stop 'Trafficking In Anti-Muslim Conspiracy Theories'

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today called on five members of Congress, who wrote a letter to various federal agencies accusing certain Muslim Americans of having ties to the Muslim Brotherhood, to reconsider their...
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Jon Stewart is absolutely hilarious!

Jon Stewart is absolutely hilarious! | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
This manages to sum up the entire story while making us laugh out loud.
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The Most F_ _ked Up Way To Fire People We've Heard Of In A Long . . . Wait. No. Ever.

The Most F_ _ked Up Way To Fire People We've Heard Of In A Long . . . Wait. No. Ever. | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
“Turns out that when we built that stage it was like building my own coffin.” And guess—just guess—who was behind it?
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Look At These Three Photos And You'll Never See Amtrak The Same Way

Look At These Three Photos And You'll Never See Amtrak The Same Way | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
Why isn't developing a world-class rail system a national priority? Oh, right . . .
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My brother and sisteri-in-law just got back from Europe and said the same thing--Their high speed rail is so far ahead of us...Ours is an embarrassment!
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Sanders: Koch Bros. are Exhibit A in case Against Citizens United

Sanders: Koch Bros. are Exhibit A in case Against Citizens United | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
A plan by the Koch brothers, a right-wing conservative family, to spend $400 million on political campaigns this year is the latest evidence of the need to overturn a Supreme Court ruling that voided campaign finance laws, U.S.
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A defining gap: Seniors for Romney, Millennials for Obama

A defining gap: Seniors for Romney, Millennials for Obama | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

A generational divide shapes the presidential race as the young back the president, while those over 65 are firmly in Mitt Romney's camp."  Not the 65 year old's I know--Any one on Social Security knows what's in their own best interest...Don't they?!

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Crowd Greets Romney With Chants Of 'Obama!, Obama!' During Poland Visit - Democratic Underground

Crowd Greets Romney With Chants Of 'Obama!, Obama!' During Poland Visit - Democratic Underground | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

Even the Poles get it!

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Romney: Bush's ' (NO) Freedom Agenda' Would Have Prevented The Arab Spring

Romney: Bush's ' (NO) Freedom Agenda' Would Have Prevented The Arab Spring | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

What?  Does Romney not support democracy?  In an interview with the right-wing Israeli daily newspaper Israel Hayom, Mitt Romney said that the Arab Spring might never have happened had Bush's "freedom agenda" not been prematurely halted by President Barack Obama. What an immature thing to say.  Of course the Israel Hayom newspaper is owned by Sheldon Adelson, who has already put in $30M of his own money to back Romy

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'Stand Your Ground' Backer Dumped By Two More Major Corporations

'Stand Your Ground' Backer Dumped By Two More Major Corporations | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

The list of major corporations severing ties with right-wing public policy group American Legislative Exchange Council continues to grow with Thursday's announcement that General Motors and Walgreen Co."--It's about time!

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Pennsylvania Governor Can’t Recall Requirements Of Voter ID Law He Signed

Pennsylvania Governor Can’t Recall Requirements Of Voter ID Law He Signed | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
Pennsylvanians unsure about the requirements of their state’s new voter ID bill have some notable company. Their governor.
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CBO | Letter to the Honorable John Boehner providing an estimate for H.R. 6079, the Repeal of Obamacare Act

This is the CBO's Letter to Boehner...Health Care Repeal would add $109B to the deficitover 11 yrs.

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Voter ID Defenders Make Major Admission

Voter ID Defenders Make Major Admission | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
Defendants in a case against one of the nation's strictest voter ID laws in Pennsylvania made a major concession to plaintiffs this week, just days ahead of the start of the trial over the measure.
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Now you can see why the Republican and Right Wing Conservatives were in favor of the Citizens United ruling

Now you can see why the Republican and Right Wing Conservatives were in favor of the Citizens United ruling | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

Look at the chart below.  Thanks for keeping it real, Washington Post.  

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ADL Responds To Conspiratorial Letter From 5 Members Of Congress; Urges Bachmann, Others To Stop 'Trafficking In Anti-Muslim Conspiracy Theories'

ADL Responds To Conspiratorial Letter From 5 Members Of Congress; Urges Bachmann, Others To Stop 'Trafficking In Anti-Muslim Conspiracy Theories' | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today called on five members of Congress, who wrote a letter to various federal agencies accusing certain Muslim Americans of having ties to the Muslim Brotherhood, to reconsider their...
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5 Things Tricky Mitt Does Not Want You To Know

5 Things Tricky Mitt Does Not Want You To Know | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
What's Tricky Mitt hiding from us?...
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