Historic DNC Platform Goes to Ratification at the National Convention

from C-SPAN, Washington Post, Business Week, Advocate.com  Every four years, the Democratic National Convention adopts a new national platform which is an official statement of the Democratic Party’s position on a variety of issues. The Platform Committee is responsible for drafting and recommending a proposed national platform to the Democratic National Convention for approval by the delegates. This year the …

Voter Rights and Election Protection

In the past month so much has taken place in the area of voter rights and election protection: Fairfax County Bipartisan Election Process Improvement Commission, President Obama’s Commission on Improving Vote Process, Brennan Center Voting Laws Roundup, Prince William County Election Process Task Force Hearing, Rep. Cummings and Members Ask GAO to Study Voting Delays (Virginia and Florida). See more about …