Being Republican Instills Such PRIDE in 2004

(or, Why I'm Voting Democrat in 2004)


It's an unlovely fact. But it's a key Republican strategy, in almost every closely-contested election, to deny as many people as possible the right to vote.

Republican Party officials in Ohio took formal steps yesterday to place thousands of recruits inside polling places on Election Day to challenge the qualifications of voters.  Republicans said they had enlisted 3,600 by the deadline, many in heavily Democratic urban neighborhoods of Cleveland, Dayton and other cities. Each recruit was to be paid $100.

He told the elderly woman (North side woman in a heavily Democratic precinct) that her voting site had changed and that on Nov. 2 she and her husband should cast their ballots at a South Side precinct.

The American Conservative Magazine:  Kerry's the One

Word within Republican circles is that DeLay's sleaze will cost the GOP 3-5 seats they otherwise expected to hold.

You Can't Go See George W. Bush (Ostensibly a Sitting President) Speak, Unless You Promise to Vote for Him.

Some Republicans Still Have Some Patriotism and Self-Respect:  Republicans for Kerry 2004

Bush Relatives for Kerry

Larry Russell, head of the South Dakota GOP's get-out-the-vote operation (Republican Victory Program) had resigned along with several of his staffers amidst a burgeoning vote fraud scandal.  The Bush campaign promptly brought Russell and several of his newly-resigned staffers to Ohio to run the get-out-the-vote effort there.

Bush Gets 'F' in Civil Rights

By the Thousands, Soldiers 50 and Older are Being Deployed

Earlier this week former employees of Sproul & Associates (operating under the name Voters Outreach of America), a firm hired by the Republican National Committee to register voters, told a Nevada TV station that their supervisors systematically tore up Democratic registrations.

GOP Paid Firm Faces Voter Fraud Charge

The Supreme Court handed Democrats a victory Monday, ordering a lower court to reconsider a Texas redistricting plan that could give Republicans six more seats and a firmer hold on their majority in the House.

Democrats blame GOP for stealing Kerry signs in Hamblen Co.(TN)

Kerry signs become MIA (OR)

Someone has been stealing John Kerry signs in the neighborhood.(GA)

Arlington will crack down on theft of political signs (OH)