It is both disturbing and deeply ironic how the supposed capital of the free world, Washington D.C., doesn’t have access to basic democratic freedoms. From the rules that govern voting rights to how the local elections are run, the district is a perfect example of what should never be allowed.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday March 19, 2014 9:14 am|
One of the big advantages Rand Paul has in the Republicans primary could be Hillary Clinton.
|By: David Dayen Wednesday June 8, 2011 3:50 pm|
The Republican Party of Wisconsin’s effort to place “spoiler” candidates on the ballot to force Democratic primaries in the recall elections started with an off-hand comment at a Lacrosse County Republican event. It has quickly become the official policy of the state party. Top leaders now defend the practices, saying there’s nothing cynical about it, nothing wrong with it, and in fact that the recalls themselves are the cynical policy.