If You Want To Honor John Lewis: VOTE!

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SCOTUS: Why Is Wisconsin Different Than Pennsylvania or North Carolina?

Just a simple place mat game of which one is not like the others: Let’s just start with my home state, Wisconsin: The Supreme Court on Monday night voted against reinstating an order by a Wisconsin federal court judge that said absentee ballots could be counted if received within six…

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SCOTUS Leaves Wisconsin Absentee Voting Laws In Place…As Expected

I previously suggested that we all operate as if the existing absentee voting laws were in place even though suggested changes were getting batted around in the courts. Even if the US Supreme Court had allowed the extended voting rules, now is damn poor time to make that decision, essentially…

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PSA: Wisconsin In-Person Absentee Voting Ends This Week

from the Milwaukee Election Commission via the email inbox this morning: This is the last week to in-person absentee vote. For most cities in Milwaukee County the last day is Friday, October 30th The City of Milwaukee is an exception, the last day is Sunday, November 1st Please contact your…

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Today Is The Last Day To Register Online or By Mail To Vote In Wisconsin

Here’s the highlights. Check this link to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on additional details for voter registration and voting rules for November 3, 2020. If you’re planning to vote in this year’s presidential election and prefer to register online or via mail rather than in person, make sure to take…

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Sen. Bernie Sanders And His Five Reasons To Vote!

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Wisconsin Allows Voter Registration Via Mail or Online…but only through Wednesday.

I am just going to copy and paste in this information from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on registering to vote in Wisconsin. When is the election?  The election is Nov. 3. Voters can see what’s on their ballot for their area by going to myvote.wi.gov.  How do I register to vote?…

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Just Plan On The Old Voting Rules For November 3rd: Appeals Court Reverses Course On Absentee Rules

In case you missed it, in a bit of surprising turn of events, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals reversed their earlier ruling allowing extended absentee balloting. It took a bit of finagling to get the Wisconsin State Supreme Court to weigh in…but it’s getting damn close to November 3rd,…

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Trump Voter Suppression Plot Disenfranchises 206,402 Americans!

…so far. That’s the number of Americans who have died as a result of COVID-19 as of October 1 2020 per the CDC website.

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Federal Appeals Court Upholds Lower Court Ruling On Extended Absentee Ballot Rules

This is a little arcane! LOL!. But the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago allowed US District Judge William Conley’s ruling on absentee ballots in Wisconsin stand. I complained last week about Judge Conley’s late rulings on all of this…and this isn’t over yet despite it being just weeks…

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