Republicans Swamp Battlegrounds on Voter Registration

DC Politics National Politics

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/CN10312020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans      We’re at Halloween, there’s a blue moon, and it’s a super-scary time with the election only days and hours away.  What me worry?  Hell, yes! I’m still fretting and fuming over various voter registration campaigns having, until very, very recently, ceded the …

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Field Testing Voter Purges and “Drops”

ACORN Campaign for America's Future

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/CN02152020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSColumbus        As the Voter Purge Project moves forward, we are now analyzing the voter files on more than a dozen states on our way to double that number in coming weeks, many of them include the hotly contested “battleground” states like Pennsylvania, Florida, Michigan, and …

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More and More on Pernicious Voter Suppression

ACORN International

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/CN12302019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSCulebra      This is a warning on the eve of a new year:  I’m obsessed with stopping voter suppression as we countdown the months and days to the election in November.  Besides my general obsession, I’m especially focused on the efforts “behind closed doors,” so to …

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Surging Voter Registration in the United Kingdom

ACORN ACORN International

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/CN12292019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans      Here’s an interesting voter registration story, but it’s not in the United States, but the United Kingdom.  I had been hearing about this phenomenon for weeks whenever I spoke with our organizers in England.  ACORN was working on a specialized program before …

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College Student GOTV Could be Key in Fight against Suppression

Ideas and Issues

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/CN10312019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans      The persistent political canard has been that, sure, you can register young people, but most of them are not going to vote.  The Trump turmoil and the urgency of climate change is overturning whatever conventional wisdom that might have been attached to …

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