COMMENTARY AND OP-EDS

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Reflections from Rocky Top

November 28th, 2022|

Instead of the usual political punditry, I wanted to share my reflections from up here what we Tennessee graduates fondly refer to as "Rocky Top."

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Maricopa Mulligan

November 21st, 2022|

I do not think it is wrong to say the 2022 midterm election in Maricopa County, Arizona must be redone . . . in golf it is called a Mulligan. #MulliganInMaricopa

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Déjà Vu All Over Again

November 21st, 2022|

America cannot afford a “deja vu all over again” scenario in which enables the progressive socialist left to ever have the levers of power in Washington, DC.

Von Spakovsky: As The Dust Settles From Election Day, A Mixed Victory For Election Integrity Appears

November 19th, 2022|

The final results in the Nov. 8 elections heralded several important changes to state election-integrity laws across the country. While some of the initiatives, approved via ballot referendums, will improve the integrity of state elections, others are more invidious, making elections in those states more insecure.

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Lesson of the Kobayashi Maru

November 16th, 2022|

It is time we understand the program and seek to reprogram it so that we can have fair elections and restore the confidence of Americans in the system.

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When Voting Was Easy

November 14th, 2022|

We have gone from a process that was relatively simple, easy, and disruption-free, to a time when we are now told you don't get results for a week.

  • EASY TO VOTE, HARD TO CHEAT.

Von Spakovsky: Poll Observers Are Essential to Honest Elections

November 12th, 2022|

There is a reason the U.S. State Department and organizations like the Carter Center routinely send teams of American observers to fledgling democracies all over the world: they recognize that transparency is essential to ensuring honest elections. That requires observers to be able to watch every aspect of the voting and ballot-counting process without being intimidated or interfered with.

Von Spakovsky: The Latest Election Myth Pushed by the Left

November 12th, 2022|

For years, liberal activists—with the assistance of their corporate media allies—have been pushing the myth that there is a wave of “voter suppression” going on across the country. As the record registration and turnout numbers in recent elections prove, as well as their numerous losses in litigation show, this is a false claim created by opponents of commonsense election reforms like voter ID.