Contested Election Sows Divide Among GOP Lawmakers; Chicago Election Attorney Calls It 'A Dramatic, Dramatic Line In The Sand'This week, a growing number of national Republican lawmakers have pledged to take their final stand to contest presidential election results.
DuPage County Election Officials Flag Mail-In Ballot Requests From Dead VotersProsecutors claim that in the Chicago suburbs they stopped a scheme to allow voting from beyond the grave.
Some Voters Are Getting Shaming LettersIt's a mailer from the Illinois State Voter Program.
Rev. Jackson Creates Commission To Look Into Voter Suppression, Rather Than "Voter Fraud"Civil Rights Leader Reverend Jesse Jackson says that while President Trump has a panel looking into alleged "voter fraud" his group is taking a closer look at Republican efforts to make voting harder in minority communities.
Trump Claims Voter Fraud, Illinois Officials Say No EvidenceIllinois election officials say there is no evidence of widespread voter fraud, despite what President Trump is tweeting.
Lindsey Graham Calls Trump's Voter Fraud Claims 'Inappropriate'The White House provided no evidence to support the allegation that millions voted illegally in the election.
Trump Voter Fraud Charge Not Scaring Local Election OfficialsNeither city nor county officials see voter fraud as being the kind of threat that could tilt an election.
Opinion: Brain Dead Politics In VirginiaKen Cuccinelli aspires to be the next governor of Virginia after spending four years trying to deny women's health care rights, blocking Obamacare and forcing his ideology and personal beliefs on the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Opinion: On Election Eve Major Concerns About DisenfranchisementFrom Florida and Ohio early vote disasters with long lines to power outages in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York there are doubts that some people will have the opportunity to participate in this election.
Opinion: Voter ID: A Good IdeaIt has been argued that “granny” might not be able to vote if they make her have a voter ID. But seriously, why all the concern about taking the extra measure of a voter ID to make sure that every vote cast in a United States election is a legally qualified vote, including “granny’s”?
Opinion: A Step Forward And A Step Back For The American DreamYesterday the Obama administration put in place provisions of the DREAM Act that brought many young people out of the shadows to participate in the American Dream. On the same day a judge in Pennsylvania let stand what may be the most egregious attempt at voter suppression in a generation.
Opinion: Disenfranchisement Is The Real CrimeFelony disenfranchisement is nothing more than Republican continuation of Jim Crow voter suppression laws.
Illinois Democrats Shoot Down Voter ID ProposalIllinois Republicans have tried again to make voters show a photo ID before voting, and the proposal was once again shot down by Democrats.
Illegal Immigrant Arrested For Voting In GrayslakeImmigration officials have arrested an illegal immigrant from the Philippines living in Grayslake on vote fraud charges.