GOP redistricting edge moderated Democrats’ 2018 gains, analysis finds

The AP’s analysis indicates that Republicans won about 16 more U.S. House seats than would have been expected.

https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/elections/gop-redistricting-edge-moderated-democrats-2018-gains-analysis-finds-n985871

-NBC News; 3/21/2019

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Fox news anchor allows Matt Schlapp (R) to push lies about voter fraud

Schlapp falsely claims Democrats keep dead people on voter rolls to cast ballots in their names and want open borders so noncitizens can vote illegally

https://www.mediamatters.org/video/2019/03/20/fox-news-anchor-allows-matt-schlapp-push-lies-about-voter-fraud/223192

-Media Matters; 3/20/2019

Florida committee approves bill requiring felons to pay court fees before voting

https://thehill.com/homenews/campaign/434746-florida-house-committee-approves-bill-requiring-felons-to-pay-all-court

-The Hill; 3/19/2019


Florida Gave Former Felons the Right to Vote. Legislators Want Them to Pay First.

They’re considering a bill that some critics liken to a modern-day poll tax.

https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2019/03/florida-lawmakers-weaken-amendment-four-felon-voting-rights/

-Mother Jones; 3/19/2019

McConnell (R) won’t allow vote on election reform bill

The legislation contains a series of voting reforms Democrats have long pushed for, including automatic voter registration, expansion of early voting, endorsement of D.C. statehood and a requirement that independent commissions oversee House redistricting. In addition, the bill requires “dark money” groups to disclose donors.

https://www.politico.com/story/2019/03/06/mcconnell-election-reform-bill-1207702

-Politico; 3/6/2019