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    Last week, Kanye West announced that he’s running for president — with the “full support” of his close friend, Elon Musk. After reading West’s latest interview with Forbes, however, the Tesla founder appears to be backpedaling. Following the publication of the Q&A, — where West announced that he’s never voted in his life, plans to run the White House like Wakanda and believes vaccines are “the mark of the beast” — Twitter user John Crowley responded to Musk’s original tweet...
    Final week, Kanye West introduced that he’s operating for president — with the “full help” of his shut pal, Elon Musk. After studying West’s newest interview with Forbes, nonetheless, the Tesla founder seems to be backpedaling. Following the publication of the Q&A, — the place West introduced that he’s by no means voted in his life, plans to run the White Home like Wakanda and believes vaccines are “the mark of the beast” — Twitter person John Crowley responded...
    Vote on online art The Campbell Museums are closed during the COVID-19 pandemic, but the works in “Joy,” the museums’ inaugural juried art show, are online through Nov. 1 for the public to view and vote on. The show features eight works by young artists ages 7-17, ranging from “Tea and Saucer,” a watercolor by 17-year-old Camila Wilson, to a colorful ceramic coffee mug crafted by 15-year-old Danijela Concion. In the adult category, many works feature pairs of people,...
    Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers (D), whose powers were curtailed under one of the court court rulings Leading Off ● Wisconsin: Conservative judges in two separate Wisconsin cases decided in the last two weeks have handed down decisions reinforcing Republican efforts to entrench themselves in power and leaving Democrats with little recourse to reform the status quo. On Thursday, Wisconsins conservative-dominated Supreme Court ruled largely along ideological lines to uphold nearly all of the power grabs that Republican legislators passed in...
    The Federalist Society, the conservative legal group that pushed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s appointment, has been the biggest contributor to the re-election campaign of Sen. Susan Collins, the embattled Maine Republican, since she voted to confirm him, federal filings show. Donors associated with the Federalist Society, which has supported numerous other right-wing federal judges appointed by President Trump, have contributed more than $300,000 to Collins’ campaign and related political action committees over the last 18 months. That’s more than executives and employees...
    (CNN)If this year has taught us anything, its that theres no way to predict what will happen between today and November 3, now less than four months away.But we can and should do everything we can to take the pulse of the nation. We went to Jennifer Agiesta, CNNs director of Polling and Election Analytics, who runs CNNs decision desk on Election Night and knows as much or more about how to actually read polls than anyone else.Her tips on...
    By Aradhana Aravindan and Anshuman Daga SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapores ruling party, stung by its worst ever election results, on Saturday signalled a possible delay to its meticulous succession plans, and analysts foresaw other policy changes that could affect the international business hub. The Peoples Action Party secured 83 of 93 parliamentary seats in Fridays election - a resounding win by international standards - and its share of the popular vote dropped near a record low, while the opposition won...
    DENVER (CBS4)– The final round of voting to change the name of Stapleton to a more inclusive option will begin in a few days. A list that started with more than 300 options has been narrowed down to nine. (credit: CBS) “It’s clear to all of us there’s not a lot of appetite for this to take months and months, so we have done our best to go as quickly as possible without sacrificing the integrity of the process,” Geoff...
    A Democracy Institute/Sunday Express poll released on Tuesday shows President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden are tied in the 2020 presidential race. The poll of 1,500 likely voters conducted between July 1 and July 3 showed that Trump and Biden each receive 47 percent of the national popular vote, with only six percent undecided. The results differ dramatically from those of the presidential matchup polls featured in the Real Clear Politics Average of Polls, which currently show Biden...
    Singapores Prime Minister and secretary-general of the ruling Peoples Action Party Lee Hsien Loong looks at members of the media as he prepares to leave after voting in the general election in Singapore on July 10, 2020.Roslan Rahman | AFP | Getty Images Singapores ruling Peoples Action Party (PAP) extended its unbroken rule in Fridays election, but its vote share slipped near a record low as opposition parties made historic inroads in a ballot held under the cloud of the...
    Supporters of a ballot measure to expand Medicaid to 230,000 Missourians are airing their first TV ad ahead of next months vote. The spots narrator says that Amendment 2, as the measure is known, would fix the problem of Missouris federal tax dollars helping to pay for health care in other states by bringing those funds back to Missouri. The remainder of the ad argues that the amendment would protect thousands of healthcare jobs, help keep our rural hospitals open,...
    In 2000, Ion Sancho had a front-row seat to the partisan mayhem and legal posturing surrounding Florida’s presidential recount. The Florida Supreme Court asked Sancho, then supervisor of elections in Florida’s capital, to be its technical adviser—second in charge—of overseeing the recount, which the U.S. Supreme Court abruptly halted in its Bush v. Gore decision, elevating George W. Bush to the presidency. As the U.S. heads toward 2020’s general election amid a pandemic and President Trump’s continued attacks on voting from home, Sancho has...
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland’s attorney general warned Friday of “devastating consequences” if all eligible voters are not directly sent ballots to mail in for November’s election due to safety concerns about the coronavirus, instead of Gov. Larry Hogan’s directive to mail applications for voters to request absentee ballots if they want to vote by mail. “We cannot overstate the devastating consequences likely to result if the State of Maryland does not plan now to mail every voter a ballot...
    A polling firm helping operate a pro-democratic primary election was raided by Hong Kong police on Friday. Officers occupied the office of the Public Opinion Research Institute, which is assisting pro-democratic forces conduct a primary election on Saturday and Sunday, using a warrant based on what they said were claims that private information, including that of police officers, had been leaked to the public, possibly by the PORI itself. The organization says its been subject to sophisticated cyberattacks around...
    Pets, including those that have died, have previously been sent voter registration forms in the mail thanks to the Voter Participation Center, a group that sends out millions of voter registration forms every election cycle. On Friday, Fox 5 Atlanta reported that a cat named Cody had been sent a voter registration form in the mail in Georgia. Cody has been dead for about 12 years. Dead dogs, other house pets, and deceased people have been sent voter registrations in the...
    By KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s elections chief said Friday that he is telling local officials that they cannot require voters to wear masks at polling places during Tuesdays election. Several cities and counties have local mandates to wear masks in public places after Alabama saw a rapid rise in COVID-19 cases and the total number of people hospitalized with COVID-19. “While it can be ‘strongly recommended’ that an individual wear a mask, it cannot be...
    Under the law, voters no longer need an excuse to vote by mail, CNN reported. In addition, every voter who is registered before July 1 will be mailed an application for an absentee ballot, and the state added several more early voting days in order to reduce crowds for those who want to vote in person. Voters can also download an application to vote by mail. Massachusetts joined 34 other states and Washington, D.C., in allowing no-excuse absentee voting, according...
    Musician Kanye West shared a video of himself registering to vote in Wyoming Friday on Twitter. Kanye claimed he wanted to show everyone how “easy it is to vote” in Wyoming. To vote click below https://t.co/LRJ8hC5rGi#2020VISION pic.twitter.com/MJOVGYYYvQ — ye (@kanyewest) July 9, 2020 “Hey what’s up, everybody? It’s Ye and I’m here at the county clerk’s office and I wanted to show you how I just registered to vote,” Kanye said in the video. “I just want to show...
    Democratic Rep. Elissa SlotkinElissa SlotkinWill Congress finally address toxic forever chemicals? Overnight Defense: Trumps move to use military in US sparks backlash | Defense officials take heat | Air Force head calls Floyds death a national tragedy Democrats blast Trumps use of military against protests MORE (Mich.), a freshman member who represents a district President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump on Kanye Wests presidential run: He is always going to be for us Marie Yovanovitch on Vindman retirement: He deserved better than...
    GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4) — The Golden City Council passed an emergency ordinance during Thursday night’s meeting which expands the requirements for wearing masks in public areas of the city. The new requirements went into effect Friday and expire August 14th. Anyone now inside a public building, be it a worker or visitor, or anyone in an outdoor public area must wear a face covering when they cannot maintain a six-foot distance from other people. This includes streets, sidewalks, parks and...
    Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski The Republican Party and Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski have always had a rocky relationship. The daughter of Senate giant Frank Murkowski, she has always seemed an odd fit for a party that has evolved ever right.  She was appointed to her seat in 2002, and cruised easily with a primary victory in 2004 before squeaking out a general election win 49-46. But in 2010, during the apex of the frothy tea party-movement, Murkowski was ousted in the...
    Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images) Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-MI) warned that polls are “inaccurate” and doesn’t think presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden has a huge lead over President Donald Trump because the numbers are “fundamentally undercounting” the incumbent’s vote. In a new interview with Politico, Slotkin said, “I think they’re inaccurate. Here’s the thing. When I started to run and I had to hire a pollster, I interviewed a bunch of different folks and I decided to do what we...
    Kanye West posted a video on Thursday proving hes officially registered to vote for the first time. The rapper-turned-presidential-hopeful shared a video of himself on Twitter inside the Cody, Wyo. County Clerks Office. The video came just days after he claimed to Forbes magazine that he has never registered to vote. Hey whats up, everybody? Its Ye and Im here at the county clerks office and I wanted to show you how I just registered to vote, West says to the camera...
    Igor Derysh July 10, 2020 5:56PM (UTC) The Federalist Society, the conservative legal group that pushed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaughs appointment, has been the biggest contributor to the re-election campaign of Sen. Susan Collins, the embattled Maine Republican, since she voted to confirm him, federal filings show. Donors associated with the Federalist Society, which has supported numerous other right-wing federal judges appointed by President Trump, have contributed more than $300,000 to Collins campaign and related political action committees over the last...
    MADRID (Reuters) - Some 450 people who recently tested positive for the coronavirus will be unable to vote in elections in the Spanish regions of Galicia and the Basque Country on Sunday, authorities said on Friday. People with active coronavirus infections, i.e. PCR positive in the previous 14 days ... cannot attend activities in person, Basque regional health chief Nekane Murga told reporters. They cannot go to vote. There are around 200 such cases across the region, she said, while...