Democrats Complain About Green Party “Spoilers,” but Few in Congress Back a Solution: Ranked-Choice Voting

Democrats Complain About Green Party “Spoilers,” but Few in Congress Back a Solution: Ranked-Choice Voting

Ballots are still being counted in Ohio’s nail-biting special election in the 12th Congressional District, but it looks like Republican Troy Balderson will narrowly defeat Democrat Danny O’Connor. As of the time of publication, the vote tally is 101,772 for Balderson and 100,208 for O’Connor. But with Green Party candidate Joe Manchik garnering 1,129 votes votes, […]

Russia may introduce online voting as early as in 2021 – official

Russia may introduce online voting as early as in 2021 – official

A member of Russia’s Central Elections Commission has told reporters that the country might introduce online voting, similar to systems used in Switzerland and Estonia, for the 2021 parliamentary elections. “Considering the scale of the Russian Federation’s territory we have to start using internet voting. I think that we will possibly do something already in […]

Assad Wins: Voting With Their Feet, Syrians Come Home

The liberation of southwest Syria from ISIS and al-Qaeda is complete. The “experts” were wrong. Many rebels surrendered or joined up with the Syrian army. After seven years of outside-funded “regime change” and unimaginable destruction, the country begins to recover. Will any lessons be learned in the West? Ron Paul Liberty Report – Archives fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com […]

Voting Rights Advocates Just Won a Big Victory in Court

A conservative legal group’s crusade to purge voter lists across the country hit a setback Friday when a federal judge in Florida ruled that Broward County was already adequately maintaining its voter file. In doing so, the judge rebuffed the group’s efforts to force the heavily Democratic county to implement procedures that voting rights advocates say could have resulted in eligible […]

MSCI blocks new stocks lacking voting rights from some indexes

MSCI blocks new stocks lacking voting rights from some indexes

NEW YORK (Reuters) – MSCI Inc will temporarily ban new companies that deny equal voting rights to shareholders from two market indexes, intensifying a debate over who should police perceived lapses in corporate governance. FILE PHOTO: The MSCI logo is seen in this June 20, 2017 illustration photo. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration/File Photo The index provider will […]