Americans Elect, the 501c4 corporation with plans to nominate its own candidates for President and Vice President of the United States, has been busy through the Christmas season while the rest of us have been sipping egg nog.
In Arizona, Americans Elect has registered as a political committee with an official status below the [...]
In at least the states of Arizona and Nevada, paid petition circulators for Americans Elect have been trying to get enough signatures to get this entity — at once both a corporation and a political party — a place on the the ballot for the 2012 presidential elections.
Because this corporation/political party is trying [...]
On July 28 2010, Americans Elect, the political corporation with the declared goal of nominating its own candidates for President and Vice President of the United States, filed papers to register as an corporate entity in the state of Nevada, as it has done in all 50 states. As in other state filings at the [...]
I have no doubt in the sincerity of actual grassroots participants in the Tea Party movement, even if they’re being used as a convenient backdrop by the big money partisan Republican groups behind every nationally-visible “Tea Party” event. But just because they’re sincere doesn’t mean I admire them.
Some of the participants in the Tea [...]
Ask the National Rifle Association whether it is a partisan organization, and it will issue strenuous denials.
NRA Institute for Legislative Action Executive Director Chris Cox:
The political reality is that we have President Obama, who had at one point 60 Democratic votes in the Senate and a 39-vote margin in the House. If [...]
If the Green Party of Arizona wants to be taken seriously, it needs to get on top of its game, rather than allowing the Republicans and Democrats to use it as a political shuttlecock. [...]
The Tea Party protest is a statement against the insistence of an increasingly smaller group of Americans who insist upon remaining calm in the face of a lack of crisis. [...]
The Arizona protests that began in earnest during the last week of April show no sign of abating in the first week of May. April saw the passage of SB 1070, a new state law that violates the 4th Amendment by requiring police to search and seize citizens’ and legal residents’ papers without probable cause, [...]
If Arizona declares that all people who look like they might be illegal immigrants must be sent to detention camps, then we can all wear tshirts declaring that we’re illegal immigrants – or that we look like them. [...]
American citizen. Born in Fresno, California. Taken to detention in Arizona because he kept his birth certificate at home.