Cindy Sheehan, who is a registered member of the Peace & Freedom Party, will run for Governor of California next year. Thanks to Scott Lay for this information. Sheehan was the party’s vice-presidential nominee last year.
The U.S. Census Bureau has placed a very useful research tool on the internet. “My congressional district” lets anyone choose any particular U.S. House district. Then, one can see a small map of that district, and click on links to … Continue reading
As already reported, Mike Duggan is a declared write-in candidate for Mayor of Detroit. He has a large campaign and has already mailed literature to all Detroit voters, asking for a write-in vote and showing how to cast a write-in. … Continue reading
On the afternoon of July 25 (Thursday) the North Carolina Senate passed HB 589, the omnibus election law bill. Now it goes to the House. … Continue reading
On July 25, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said that he will seek to use Section 3 of the federal Voting Rights Act against Texas. Section 3 says that, notwithstanding the coverage formula for pre-clearance, any state that has recently … Continue reading
On May 24, a California Superior Court ruled that Palmdale is breaking California law by electing its city council on at at-large basis. Palmdale has a population of 152,750 and is in northern Los Angeles County. See this story. … Continue reading