Posts Tagged ‘Votes’

Kansas City Votes To Eliminate Jail Time For Marijuana Possession

Voters in Kansas City voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to eliminate the possibility of jail time for people caught with small amounts of marijuana or related paraphernalia. With nearly 75 percent of voters in favor of the initiative, the most populous city in Missouri strongly supported relaxing existing law. Currently, possession of up to 35 grams […]

Donald Trump’s Path To 300 House Votes On Infrastructure Runs Through The Black Caucus

WASHINGTON ― Donald Trump opponents have been urging Democrats since the day after the election to offer the incoming president nothing but across-the-board resistance to his agenda. Anything else, the argument goes, is tantamount to an endorsement of racism, misogyny and Islamophobia. Liberal magazine writers have been particularly outspoken in support of the strategy of […]

Denver Votes To Make Marijuana Cafes A Real Thing

Denver is making green history yet again. The city’s voters appear to have legalized the social use of marijuana in permitted private establishments, according to election results released Monday evening. Supporters of Initiative 300 led 53 percent to 47 percent as of 6 p.m. ― a margin of 17,173 votes. State election officials noted that results […]

Trump Supporters Reveal Exactly What He’d Have To Do To Lose Their Votes

Jimmy Kimmel asked Trump supporters what The Donald would have to do to lose their votes. And as it turns out, it’s quite a bit. For some of his followers, not even murder, smoking crack or punching the Pope would be enough to make them step off the Trump Train. “It doesn’t matter if Donald Trump embellished […]

Voices Without Votes: Women and Politics in Antebellum New England

Voices Without Votes: Women and Politics in Antebellum New England Based on meticulous and original archival research, this study definitively shows that despite contemporary "woman’s sphere" prescriptions advising them to stay out of public affairs, a number of New England women in the antebellum era amply demonstrated political consciousness and proffered partisan opinions with little […]

Greece Votes In Its Second Election Of 2015

Greek voters may be feeling déjà vu Sunday as they head to the polls to cast their ballots in the country’s second election and third national vote of this year.  The two previous votes, the first of which brought former Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ left-wing Syriza party to power in January and the second of which […]

Thursday’s Morning Email: South Carolina House Votes to Remove Confederate Flag

TOP STORIES To get The Morning Email, HuffPost’s daily roundup of the news, in your inbox, sign up here. SOUTH CAROLINA HOUSE PASSES BILL TO REMOVE FLAG FROM STATEHOUSE “More than 50 years after South Carolina raised a Confederate flag at its Statehouse to protest the civil rights movement, the state is getting ready to […]

36 Votes – OFA Florida

Get involved in Florida: http://OFA.BO/zaPxyM First Lady Michele Obama breaks down how one vote can make a difference. Uploads by BarackObamadotcom Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced […]

President Obama on Election Day 2012: Make Phone Calls and Round Up Some Votes

Always be doing something. Help get out the vote now—make phone calls: http://OFA.BO/ddrVx5 The President is calling to get out the vote. So should you. Go to calls.barackobama.com to get started: http://OFA.BO/ddrVx5 Uploads by BarackObamadotcom Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising […]

Nevada Early Votes – OFA Nevada

Gotta vote? Go here: http://OFA.BO/sgZS5G Nevada General Election Director Emmy Ruiz breaks down why it’s important for Nevadans to early vote. For all the information you need to vote early, go here: http://OFA.BO/sgZS5G Uploads by BarackObamadotcom Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the […]

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