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20 Amazing Facts About Voting in the USA

The 2004 US Elections: The Mother of all Vote Frauds

8/21/07 HDNet's Dan Rather Reports: The Trouble With Touchscreens

6/18/07 Senators Demand Justice Dept. Investigation Into Tim Griffin, RNC 2004 Vote Caging Allegations

3/20/07 Forced resignations and stiff prison sentences intensify the escalating blowback from Ohio's 2004 stolen election

11/6/06 Dade Votes Were Possibly Lost In 2004 Election

10/9/06 Video testimony of vote machine whistleblower

6/06 Rolling Stone: Was the 2004 Election Stolen?

12/15/05 New tests fuel doubts about vote machines

9/05 The GAO Report on the 2004 Election! (PDF)

7/28/05 Harper's Magazine: None dare call it stolen - Ohio, the election, and America's servile press

7/25/05 What Went Wrong In Ohio?

6/30/05 Team Bush paid MILLIONS to Nathan Sproul-and tried to hide it!

5/26/05 Frost: Fight the (voting) machine

5/24/05 Attack On Election Board Whistleblower In Ohio

5/17/05 Hypotheses of Fraud Remain Credible; New Study

5/9/05 Large payments from Diebold are fueling influence-peddling for a $45 million Cook County/Chicago voting machine contract

4/27/05 House passes bill on early voting, doesn't require paper trail

4/25/05 Failing the Electoral Standards

4/25/05 Novak falsely claimed that Bush and other Republicans "never said" Social Security should be privatized

4/25/05 Media Research Center honored Swift Boat Veterans for "courage" during the 2004 campaign

4/24/05 Senate GOP Moving on Social Security Privatization

4/23/05 Touch-screen voting anomalies found

4/22/05 Coalition wants to radically alter Ohio's elections

4/21/05 Getting the Tally Right

4/21/05 Glitches add up for electronic vote machines

4/20/05 Coulter falsely blamed Arizona county attorney for dropping charges in pie-throwing case

4/18/05 Even after Time's cover story, you still don't know "the real Ann Coulter"

4/18/05 Lambro "reported" on Heritage's online Social Security calculator in "news," then praised it lavishly in "commentary"


4/18/05 E-voting May Face Recall in Florida County

4/18/05 Federal elections hampered by machines

4/18/05 Carter and Baker agree major parties want wide access, voter integrity in elections

4/17/05 A Vote for Paper

4/14/05 Greene County forced to use paper ballots

4/13/05 Doubts fuel touch-screen voting debate in Broward, Miami-Dade

4/13/05 Not funny: James Taranto twice wrongly claimed John Kerry based electoral fraud comments on jokes

4/13/05 Digital voting machines a great step, but where's the paper trail?

4/13/05 Better votes, on paper

4/12/05 Dade studies switch to paper ballots

4/12/05 Democrats!  Paper “Trails” Aren’t Good Enough.  Count The Damn Ballots!

4/12/05 A Rigged "Calculator"

4/12/05 Secret Service visits art show at Columbia

4/11/05 Of Polygraphs, Pulitzers, Patriots and Prevaricators...

4/11/05 Election reform speaker: Electronic voting out of hand

4/11/05 Elections board: Who's running the store?

4/10/05 Kerry says citizens need to pressure lawmakers for voting reforms

4/9/05 Floridians deserve a flawless voting system

4/9/05 America’s Broken Electoral System; Get over it, says mainstream press

4/9/05 Prosecutor to probe Cuyahoga County recount

4/9/05 Mainstream media still trying to keep the lid on the vote fraud scandal

4/9/05 Teachers and Classmates Express Outrage at Arrest of Girl, 16, as a Terrorist Threat

4/8/05 Touch screen OK not exactly a vote of confidence

4/8/05 Voting machines aren't trustworthy


4/7/05 NY Times endorsed Bush distortion about Social Security trust fund

4/6/05 Hail to the Robber Baron?

4/4/05 Lambro delivered more Social Security falsehoods

4/4/05 Fox's Jim Angle: stumping for Bush on Social Security?

4/3/05 Democrats Hit Road in Social Security War

4/1/05 Group Says Chance of Exit Polls Being So Wrong in '04 Vote is One-in-959,000

4/1/05 E-voting Corruption record

3/31/05 Verified Voting Legislation Sweeping the States (Actually, CO's bill is VVPAT (paper audit trail))
3/31/05 Coordinated attack on your voting rights happening NOW!

3/31/05 Scientific Analysis Suggests Presidential Vote Counts May Have Been Altered

3/30/05 Voting machine advice irks county

3/30/05 Liberal Bloggers Pounce on Voting Fraud Watchdog Group

3/29/05 Mystery Surrounds ‘American Center For Voting Rights’ Group

3/29/05 Vaporizing votes

3/28/05 Flunking the Carter standard

3/28/05 Diebold to tally local votes 

3/28/05 Campaign strategists say many use paid workers to transport absentee ballots

3/27/05 Voter reform plans have merit

3/26/05 Editorial: Election reform/Carter, Baker tackle it

3/25/05 Jimmy Carter to Chair Election Reform Commission

3/25/05 Illegal voting investigation targets hundreds in 12 Colorado counties

3/25/05 Reforms for voter fraud unveiled

3/24/05 Wash. Post lets McCain's false claim on Social Security go uncorrected, attributed bogus view to privatization opponents

3/24/05 Voter fraud probed in Colorado

3/24/05 Voting reforms set to be proposed

3/23/05 Election reform plan headed for full Senate

3/23/05 Misquoting John Snow, AP overstated Social Security shortfall estimated in new trustees report

3/22/05 AARP Claims Bush's Plan Is A Homewrecker

3/22/05 Blackwell questioned about Ohio's election performance

3/22/05 Hearing on election turns heated
3/22/05 Cheney Joins the Social Security Campaign

3/21/05 Ohio's Blackwell Ridicules Election Fraud "Conspiracy"


3/21/05 O'Beirne falsely claimed poll showed 76 percent of people under 50 "like the idea" of private accounts

3/21/05 Luntz: It is "simply not accurate" to call Bush Social Security plan "privatizing;" until recently, other conservatives disagreed

3/19/05 Legislature approves election reform bill

3/19/05 Provisional ballot counting: wide variations found

3/18/05 PERSPECTIVE: Election reform proposals ignite clash over states rights

3/18/05 A conservative group again overstates the Social Security shortfall, and attacks Democrats for doing nothing.

3/18/05 Hume touted misleading Social Security poll to claim broad support for Bush plan, accuse Dems of "disinformation"

3/17/05 Byron York distorted poll data to claim support for Bush's private accounts

3/16/05 The American Enterprise promotes John O'Neill's continued attacks on Kerry

3/16/05 Sinclair's swift boat fixation: DC bureau chief interrupted Kerry's ANWR news conference to ask about Corsi's "amazing accusations"

3/16/05 Social Security misinformation common on Fox's Special Report

3/16/05 Cal Thomas: Just as "Satan tempts to do what seems good," liberal churches promote "doctrine of salvation through works"

3/15/05 Hannity overstated minority support for private accounts

3/14/05 Paper Trails Aren't Good Enough, Count The Ballots

3/14/05 The Pennsylvania Voters Coalition Releases Election Day 2004 Analysis

3/14/05 Demand to follow vote act grows

3/14/05 George Will confused on Social Security shortfall projections

3/14/05 Christian Science Monitor left out key facts in evaluation of Chilean Social Security system

3/14/05 Gingrich hyped "free lunch" Social Security plan, never mentioned $7 trillion price tag

3/14/05 Fund distorted the facts to defend his, Hume's distortions of FDR

3/14/05 Privatization proponents wrong on public support for Bush plan


3/11/05 Bob Schieffer's CBS Evening News debut featured conservative misinformation on Social Security

3/11/05 Wash. Times wrong on Social Security projections

3/11/05 Progress for America says Social Security will sink like the Titanic, a big exaggeration.

3/10/05 Republicans maneuvering to get Voting Rights Act killed

3/10/05 Teresa Heinz Kerry - Hacking the "Mother Machine"?

3/10/05 So Much for the New Bush Economy

3/10/05 60 Minutes, O'Reilly suggested Clinton approved of Bush administration "renditions"

3/10/05 GAO issues warning on personal accounts

3/10/05 Conservatives still claim private accounts would improve Social Security solvency

3/10/05 Gillespie made misleading Social Security claim on Hardball

3/9/05 I'd rather not say goodbye, Dan

3/9/05 Securing the Right to Vote as a Citizenship Right

3/9/05 JAPAN: Court nullifies e-voting election result

3/9/05 Emerging Scandal on MD Voting Machine Performance
All MD Diebold Machines on Lockdown

3/8/05 The Velvet Revolution:
Divestiture For Democracy

3/8/05 Republicans maneuvering to get Voting Rights Act killed

3/8/05 The sun revolves around the Earth and George W. Bush won the election in Ohio
3/8/05 Report Shows Problems With Montgomery Voting Machines

3/8/05 AARP Says Social Security Needs "Moderate" Changes

3/8/05 Group Opens $2 Million Drive for Bush Social Security Plan

3/8/05 Gonzales Defends Transfer of Detainees


3/7/05 Legal filing highlights Blackwell's hypocrisy in Ohio recount case

3/7/05 Statement by Campaign Legal Center, Common Cause, Democracy 21, League of Women Voters and Public Citizen in Support of 527 Reform Act of 2005

3/7/05 Lambro repeated false claim about effect of Bush tax cuts

3/7/05 Greenspan under Fire for Support of Tax Cuts


3/6/05 Rule Change Lets C.I.A. Freely Send Suspects Abroad to Jails

3/6/05 Gonzo Gone, Rather Going, Watergate Still Here

3/5/05 Buffett deepens dollar worries

3/4/05 Democratic National Committee Announces Ohio Election Review Team

3/4/05 42 Senators Address Bush on Social Security

3/3/05 Conyers Forces Election Reform on House Floor

3/2/05 The New Voting Rights Movement Begins Here Today

3/2/05 YIKES: Boondocks Cartoon Pulled By Hundreds of Newspapers

3/2/05 Larry Elder misquoted Donna Brazile, used discredited race-based argument for Social Security privatization

3/2/05 Orin cherry-picked from Social Security poll to overstate support for privatization

3/2/05 USA Next is a Republican front group, but you wouldn't know it from watching the news

3/2/05 Social Security Vote May Be Delayed

3/1/05 BREAKING: Blackwell Seeks Depositions of Kerry and Edwards

3/1/05 We must defend voting rights in America, not just Iraq

3/1/05 The Coming End of the American Superpower

3/1/05 Coulter: The Democratic Party "supports killing, lying, adultery, thievery, envy"

3/1/05 Boston Globe reporter used blogs to attack Kerry, support Bush during '04 campaign

2/28/05 Voting in America

2/28/05 Memo to CBS' Bob Schieffer: It's not just critics; Bush administration admits private accounts cost a bundle, don't address solvency

2/28/05 FOX News Sunday's Wallace allowed McCain to continue to mislead about Social Security

2/28/05 Novak misquoted Dean to buttress Social Security crisis rhetoric

2/28/05 FOX's Angle echoed Republican's bogus $26 trillion Social Security shortfall projection

2/28/05 Income Falls, Core Inflation Picks Up

2/26/05 CIA Officers Fear Prosecution Over Questioning: NYT

2/26/05 Vanity Fair: Ohio's Odd Numbers

2/26/05 Despite what you may have heard, the exit polls were right

2/25/05 DRE voting machines costly to use

2/25/05 On Hardball, Ketchum executive falsely defended Bush's Social Security plan

2/25/05 FOX promoting pro-Bush seniors group USA Next

2/24/05 Pro-privatization Social Security experts on TV are paid for by the right

2/24/05 Angle misled on Social Security benefit cuts to cast Democrat as dishonest -- again

2/23/05 Wanted: Journalists who can keep quiet

2/23/05 Novak called Swift Vets' ads "honest" and "exactly correct"

2/23/05 Dollar drops on reserves concerns

2/22/05 When Democracy Failed - 2005

2/22/05 Tackling Election Reform

2/22/05 Blackwell: Hypocrisy and the arrogance of power

2/22/05 Federal vote panel's hearings not public enough, group says

2/22/05 On public radio, investment adviser delivered Social Security falsehoods

2/22/05 Private-Account Concept Grew from Obscure Roots

2/21/05 Medicare may hit wall faster, harder

2/21/05 A New Target for Advisers to Swift Vets

2/20/05 The White House Stages Its 'Daily Show'

2/20/05 Credible Evidence Emerges That Jeff Gannon Coordinated With the G.O.P. to Bring Down Former Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle (D-SD) in 2004 Election

2/20/05 How objective journalism can fail to reveal the truth

2/19/05 Scott Ritter: U.S. Plans June Attack on Iran, 'Cooked' Iraq Elections

2/19/05 Poorest Face Most Risk on Social Security

2/18/05 Week ending February 18, 2005

2/18/05 NY Times echoed DeLay's misleading claims about Social Security cap

2/18/05 Krauthammer claimed Social Security trust fund is "fictional"

2/18/05 How liberal is CBS, really?

2/18/05 An unscripted, off the cuff, unflattering remark about the President’s agenda or policies can cost a journalist his job.

2/17/05 Bush seeks more control
2/17/05 Senators Clinton and Boxer, Representative Tubbs Jones and others unveil major election reform bill

2/16/05 Conservative Sycophants Lose Credibility

2/16/05 Congress Moves To Destroy Netroots

2/16/05 In WSJ online article, du Pont falsely claimed "Social Security taxes are not invested in anything"

2/16/05 James Roosevelt Jr: Hume's "outrageous distortion" of FDR "calls for a retraction, an apology, maybe even a resignation"

2/16/05 Investigator calls voting machine problems a shock

2/16/05 Bush Urges Renewal of Patriot Act

2/15/05 Buchanan falsely claimed that private accounts would address Social Security's fiscal shortfall "down the road"

2/15/05 Wash. Post editorial on Social Security privatization left out key facts

2/15/05 Hannity claimed "absence of evidence" that Kerry "was in combat in Vietnam"

2/15/05 Olbermann: Hume, FOX News committed "premeditated, historical fraud" in distorting FDR

2/15/05 A Corrupted Election

2/14/05 States fall behind on voting-system improvements
2/14/05 Bill Seeks to Fix E-voting Flaws

2/14/05 Report: Fixes saved 1M votes in 2004

2/14/05 Wash. Post article 'shortchanged' the truth about African Americans and Social Security

2/14/05 Payola columnist Armstrong Williams repeated Social Security misinformation in self-syndicated column

2/14/05 CBS Radio's Osgood advanced false claim that FDR favored private Social Security accounts

2/14/05 Democrats Mobilizing on Social Security

2/13/05 Muzzled Activist in an Age of Terror

2/13/05 Blackwell's decisions are raising red flags

2/12/05 Franklin County pinpoints cause of inflated Bush numbers

2/11/05 Angle falsely suggested Bush's Social Security plan won't include benefit cuts

2/10/05 Beyond 'Fair and Balanced'

2/10/05 Investigation of Mercer County voting finds widespread problems

2/10/05 Suspicious Results in New York Senate Race Underscore Need for Immediate Court-Ordered Seizure of All Ohio Voting Machines

2/10/05 Self-evaluation shows Franklin County needs more voting machines

2/10/05 Wall Street Journal's Fund, FOX's Asman echoed Hume's Social Security distortion of FDR

2/10/05 Bill Bennett on Social Security privatization: "[I]f the Democrats were doing it, it would be called positive affirmative action"

2/10/05 Hannity, Bennett misrepresented success of retirement systems in Texas, Chile

2/10/05 Distortions abound as conservatives lauded Bush's "lean" budget

2/10/05 Bill proposes e-voting paper trail

2/10/05 House members angry over Ohio, Fla. no-shows

2/10/05 U.S. Trade Deficit Hits All-Time High In 2004

2/9/05 Committee Examines 2004 Election Reforms

2/9/05 Vanity Fair's Christopher Hitchens, a Bush Supporter, Calls for Ohio Investigation: "There Is Something Wrong About the Ohio Election"

2/9/05 Date for Hearing in New Ohio Recount Case Can Now Be Set

2/9/05 Chaos in Ohio: Blackwell Says G.O.P. Chair Is in Diebold's "Hip Pocket"; Ohio AG Rules Blackwell Order Illegal; Blackwell Says AG's "Playing Politics"

2/9/05 FBI checking Clermont voting

2/9/05 A whistle blower alleges that U.S. Rep. Tom Feeney might have rigged the election in South Florida  

2/8/05 Amway chief gave state GOP $1-million

2/8/05 Former GOP consultant gets 5 months in phone-jamming case

2/8/05 Fixing America's Broken Elections

2/7/05 Battle of the Bills: G.O.P. Election Reform Bill Now Before Senate Considered By Progressive Activists to Be Better Than Democratic One

2/7/05 Hugh Hewitt falsely claimed people under 30 will "get no money" under current Social Security system

2/7/05 WSJ editorial misled on Social Security benefit cuts

2/7/05 CNN continues to mislead on Social Security

2/7/05 Lott supports changes to law governing 527 advocacy groups

2/7/05 States See Growing Campaign to Change Redistricting Laws

2/7/05 Election Officials Work on Making Changes

2/7/05 Bush Proposes Cuts to Scores of Programs

2/6/05 CIA Renditions of Terror Suspects Are 'Out of Control:' Report

2/6/05 Cheney Says U.S. Can Afford Extra Borrowing for Social Security

2/6/05 Bush's budget axe to fall on poor

2/6/05 Why Bush is wrong: His Social Security reforms are neither 'social' nor 'secure'

2/6/05 Paranoia grips the U.S. capital

2/5/05 You're Not Invited - Pennsylvania to conduct Secret 'Re-examination' of Defective Voting System in Harrisburg

2/5/05 Election results are in: Absentee ballots lose

2/5/05 The New York Times killed a story that could have changed the election - because it could have changed the election.

2/4/05 Reporters falsely claim that private accounts will address Social Security's solvency problem

2/4/05 Distorting FDR: Bennett and Hume claimed father of Social Security system wanted privatization

2/4/05 CNN economics correspondent wrong again on Social Security

2/4/05 CNN's Woodruff: "I think we're ready to hire Karl Rove right now."

2/4/05 Central bank leaders warn U.S. over massive deficits

2/4/05 Social Security Overhaul Is Long-Standing Conservative Dream
2/4/05 Echoing Bush, conservatives claimed Social Security trust fund is a "myth"

2/4/05 Mimicking RNC "research brief," Hume used out-of-context quote to discredit Reid on Social Security

2/4/05 Conservatives Admit Privatization Will Only Hurt Social Security

2/4/05 In Colorado, the exit polls were spot on for the Senate race. Only Bush's results shifted.

2/4/05 Rumsfeld Debating Whether to Avoid Germany

2/4/05 Cool Reception on Capitol Hill to Social Security Plan

2/3/05 Bush Declares War on the Poor

2/3/05 Printer fails to satisfy e-vote activists

2/3/05 Ohio Attorney-General's attack on election protection attorneys draws mountain of documentation on state's stolen election, including new study on exit polls

2/3/05 Feinstein Gathering Co-Sponsors for Bill to Abolish Electoral College

2/3/05 CNN's Bash vastly overstated projected return on Social Security private accounts

2/3/05 Bush's State of the Union: Social Security "Bankruptcy?"

2/3/05 Ukraine vote yields important lessons for U.S. democracy

2/3/05 Ernest Partridge ''Shut Up!,'' They Explain
2/3/05 NBC's Brian Williams let McCain falsely claim that Social Security trust fund will have "no money at all left" in 15 years

2/3/05 McCain, allies aim to block big money

2/2/05 Only One Side Told in Bush Social Security Pitch

2/2/05 AP: Videos Show Guantanamo Prisoner Abuse

2/2/05 In State of the Union preview, FOX's Cameron falsely claimed Social Security "insolvent" in 2018

2/2/05 CNN economics correspondent wrong on projected Social Security benefits

2/2/05 Democrats will investigate Ohio vote

2/2/05 New Dispute Over November Election Results

2/1/05 Videos Show Guantanamo Prisoner Abuse

2/1/05 Some sites show huge vote gaps; 17 wards have at least 100 more votes than voters; 2 miss by over 500

2/1/05 Liberal group's ad falsely claims Bush plan would cut benefits 46 percent.

2/1/05 Fight Bush's Spin: Help Air New Social Security Ad Today

2/1/05 Fair and balanced? Some Democrats are using Bush's pay-for-say media scandals to push for a new Fairness Doctrine for broadcasting.

2/1/05 Sinclair's Hyman wrong on Ohio voting problems

2/1/05 Many Unhappy Returns

2/1/05 Group Notes That New Mexico Secretary of State Vigil-Giron Misrepresents Election Recount Efforts

2/1/05 VIVA 2005 - Ask Your Senators to Stand Up for Election Reform Today

1/31/05 Guantanamo Bay Tribunals Ruled Illegal

1/31/05 Echoing GOP, Heritage Foundation's Beach launched bogus attacks on AARP's Social Security poll

1/31/05 Statisticians refute explanation of 2004 US exit poll discrepancies

1/31/05 Prominent Statisticians Urge Investigation of 2004 U.S. Presidential Election Results

1/31/05 "If You Want To Win An Election, Just Control The Voting Machines"

1/27/05 Diebold to Market Paper-Trail E-Voting System

1/27/05 'Political payback' nothing new to Ohio official

1/27/05 Suspects plead not guilty in scheme to fund election campaigns

1/27/05 Governors Have Little to Say About Election Reform

1/26/05 Turner calls Fox network 'propaganda voice' for government

1/26/05 At Guantánamo, a grim protest is disclosed


1/25/05 Vote machine maker settles whistle-blower suit

1/25/05 Voting problems draw out intense activists

1/25/05 Giant in decline

1/25/05 Guantanamo, The United States' Auschwitz

1/25/05 Wash. Times columnist/political correspondent Lambro claimed that Dems "oppose doing anything about Social Security's coming insolvency"

1/24/05 Revote? If Florida and Ohio go first

1/24/05 Election Chiefs' Politics Spark Debate

1/24/05 U.S. Attorney To Investigate Duval County Voter Fraud

1/24/05 Central banks shift reserves away from US
1/24/05 Dollar at mercy of central banks
1/24/05 Without evidence, Angle claimed Democrats oppose Social Security reform

1/24/05 Arkansas in 2004: Did Bush Really Win?

1/23/05 Voting machines probed

1/23/05 J. Kenneth Blackwell: The “J” is for Judas
1/21/05 Bush/Rove's new Ohio attack is about revenge, intimidation and contempt for American democracy

1/21/05 Does Social Security Really Face an $11 Trillion Deficit?

1/21/05 Hannity miscast nonpartisan CBO's estimate for Social Security solvency as partisan Democratic claim

1/20/05 Open Letter to Ohio Attorney General Jim Petro from Representative John Conyers, Jr.

1/20/05 New MSNBC contributor Crowley already contributing to Social Security confusion

1/20/05 Bush is taking a huge gamble with his assault on the social contract

1/19/05 Poll: George Bush Has Made the World More Dangerous

1/19/05 New Doubts on Plan for Social Security

1/19/05 Gonzales Says '02 Policy on Detainees Doesn't Bind C.I.A.

1/19/05 O'Reilly denied well-documented Ohio voting problems

1/19/05 Wash. Times used 1998 Clinton quote to imply he thinks there is a Social Security crisis now

1/19/05 VOTE 2004: FAIR OR FRAUD?
1/19/05 Ohio's GOP Attorney-General launches revenge attack on Election Protection legal team

1/19/05 Developing: Nine Judiciary Committee Democrats call on chairman to hold formal hearings on voting irregularities and reform

1/19//05 Judge Denies Motion To Stop Clerks From Erasing Election Data

1/19/05 Trashing the Exit Polls

1/19/05 Key Election Evidence Destroyed

1/18/05 Social Security Deception Funded With Taxpayers' Dollars

1/18/05 White House Forces Social Security Administration to Mislead Public

1/18/05 Majority of Americans disapprove of Bush's Iraq policy, polls say

1/18/05 What are they hiding in New Mexico?

1/18/05 One Last Election Lesson

1/18/05 A Televisual Fairyland: The US Media is Disciplined by Corporate America into Promoting the Republican Cause

1/18/05 ABC News' Moran let Bush have it both ways on Social Security privatization

1/18/05 More Social Security misinformation on Meet the Press

1/18/05 Kerry criticizes election outcome at MLK Day breakfast

1/17/05 Key Election Evidence Destroyed

1/16/05 Social Security Enlisted to Push Its Own Revision
1/16/05 Bush Says Election Ratified Iraq Policy

1/15/05 Social Security Ads: Risk or Protection?

1/15/05 Social Security Tax Hike Feared

1/15/05 Recount Backers File Suit; Group Wants Nov. Vote Records Saved

1/14/05 Conservative misinformation dominates coverage of Social Security issue

1/14/05 USA Today Social Security commentary riddled with falsehoods

1/14/05 Fla. voting machines have recount flaw

1/14/05 House members want criminal investigation into Ohio's Blackwell

1/14/05 Social Security, solvency and political spin

1/13/05 Hollow Accountability

1/13/05 The Fake Crisis

1/13/05 Privatization proponent Pete Peterson misrepresented Social Security trust fund

1/13/05 Conyers, Blackwell duel over voting report

1/13/05 Ohio shift hurts Diebold

1/13/05 Sham Recount Process on Diebold E-voting Machines

1/12/05 Bush Was AWOL

1/12/05 N.M. OK to clear data from voting machines

1/12/05 Election panel debates ‘fraud’ 
1/12/05 No electronic voting for Ohio

1/12/05 Secretaries of state to debate call for making post nonpartisan

1/12/05 4 Britons and an Australian to Be Freed at Guantánamo

1/12/05 Ohio Court Dismisses Election Challenges

1/11/05 Inauguration to Get Unprecedented Security

1/11/05 Lawsuit Over Ohio Voting Dropped

1/11/05 Bush launches PR campaign to change Social Security

1/11/05 In GOP, Resistance on Social Security

1/11/05 In CBS memos coverage, media ignored -- or even denied -- credible evidence that Bush failed to fulfill National Guard duty

1/11/05 Good Morning America promised to cut through "white noise" of Social Security rhetoric, but instead provided some of its own

1/05 "We the People Do Not Concede"

1/10/05 What Happened in Ohio

1/10/05 Barbara Boxer: Hero for a New Generation of Democrats

1/10/05 The Last Man To Concede...

1/10/05 CBS Fires 4 after Bush Guard Story Review

1/9/05 Investment Pros See Bonanza in Bush Social Security Plan

1/9/05 Many Americans refuse to concede 'stolen election'

1/8/05 Survey: Few troops use new voting options

1/8/05 With election certified, debate over voting systems heats up

1/8/05 Electoral Vote Challenge Meets Venomous Response in Congress

1/8/05 No Geneva Conventions for Non-Iraqi Fighters

1/7/05 In Defeat, a Victory?

1/7/05 More fake "news" from the Bush administration

1/7/05 "KKK Man" Held for 1964 Murders: The three men were killed as they campaigned to register black voters.

1/6/05 Evidence of Election irregularities in Snohomish County, WA, GENERAL ELECTION, 2004

1/6/05 Group seeks to change vote process

1/6/05 RNC: What They're Saying About Ohio

1/6/05 Senator Boxer: Why I Must Object

1/6/05 Democrats Force Debate on Election Mishaps

1/5/05 The "Crime of November 2"

1/5/05 AP made unsupported claim about expected benefits under Bush Social Security proposal

1/5/05 What you won't learn from Wash. Post about Bush's Social Security plan

1/5/05 CBS News again carried water for Bush Social Security plan

1/4/05 White House May Want $100 Billion More for War

1/4/05 Privatizing Social Security a fake solution to a fake crisis

1/4/05 Social Security benefits may change

1/3/05 Two-thirds of Florida's provisional ballots rejected

1/3/05 Media Whites Out Vote Fraud

1/2/05 Christian leader threatens N.M. senator over judicial votes

1/2/05 U.S. Plans Lifetime Detentions with No Trial

1/2/05 Ohio recount highlights continuing vote trouble

1/1/05 Fresh Details Emerge on Harsh Methods at Guantánamo

12/31/04 Justice Dept. Rewrites Memo on Torture

12/31/04 Ohio's Official Non-Recount Ends amidst New Evidence of Fraud, Theft and Judicial Contempt Mirrored in New Mexico

12/30/04 In Ads, AARP Criticizes Plan on Privatizing Social Security

12/30/04 Legal Breach: The Government's Attorneys and Abu Ghraib

12/30/04 Ohio Judge Denies Knowing Of Presidential Election Fraud Plot

12/30/04 Cobb Calls On Congress to Reject Tainted Electoral College Votes

12/28/04 Ohio GOP election officials ducking subpoenas as Kerry enters stolen vote fray
12/27/04 Kerry Preparing Grounds to Unconcede Election Challenge likely on Jan 6th

12/24/04 Bill Moyers: "Our Democracy is in Danger of Being Paralyzed" (RealPlayer 57:58)

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12/24/04 Kerry votes switched to Bush and ballots pre-punched for Bush

12/24/04 Voting Problems in Ohio Spur Call for Overhaul

12/23/04 Mock the Vote

12/23/04 A great video documentary of Ohio by the Free Speech Zone posted on http://onegoodmove.org: Part 1  Part 2

12/23/04 Bush Plans Media Blitz on Social Security

12/23/04 Electors Call for National Voting Reforms

12/23/04 Kerry to Enter Ohio Recount Fray

12/22/04 In Ohio, 1 in 50 Votes Didn't Count

12/20/04 Ohio Recount: Interview with Chair of Franklin County's Board of Elections

12/13/04 Clint Curtis sworn testimony before members of House Judiciary Committee

12/10/04 Media reports pave the way for Social Security privatization

12/6/04 Clint Curtis' dog shot and killed...

12/5/04 Texas to Florida: White House-linked clandestine operation paid for "vote switching" software

11/26/04 Media Blackout on Election Fraud by Media News Group

For more news about voter reform and investigation:



www.cfvi.org (Coloradoans For Voting Integrity)


For REAL news, don't watch TV:

but if you do, make sure to keep an eye on http://mediamatters.org/

and www.factcheck.org



Listen to the radio:

www.airamericaradio.com (yes there are human beings on the radio... finally) - in Colorado 760 AM ( www.760thezone.com )

www.kgnu.org - in Colorado 1390 AM

www.npr.org - in Colorado 1340 AM KCFR


Not news, but interesting links:

Project for the New American Century

Campaigning for America's Future (Social Security)

Protect Social Security by Signing this Petition

Social Security Calculator

14 Defining Characteristics of Fascism


The Vote of the Living Dead, Part 1 by Stan Yan (c) 2005 is NOW available in print format  in the Potlatch Project (Diamond Preview Order No: JUN052725 F - ask your retailer for it!).  Linked footnotes subject to change without my knowledge, so I apologize for any that are broken or invalid.


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