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Mike Tyson Is Looking Forward To Voting For The First Time Ever

Mike Tyson Reveals He Used Prosthetic Penis and Baby's Urine to Pass Drug Test

Mike Tyson is looking forward to November 3rd. It will mark the first time in Tyson’s life that he will be voting. On Tuesday, the professional boxer shared on Twitter that he will be voting in the upcoming election after spending years thinking he was unable to participate. “This election will be my 1st time voting,” the […]

The State of Georgia Cancels Registration of Over Half-Million Voters

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As a part of the election process, the state of Georgia is on a mission to refine their voter rolls. As a result, the state has canceled the registration of over half-million voters ensuring an accurate and updated voter registration list, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Most of the canceled registrations stem from the state’s “inactive” […]

Court Blocks North Carolina ID Law That Disenfranchised Black Voters

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On Friday [July 29] a federal appeals court blocked legislation in North Carolina that requires voters to show identification after discovering that it disproportionately affected voters of color in comparison to their white counterparts, making it more difficult for Black voters to cast their ballot. This ruling comes as the third in only two weeks […]

Obama Proposes The Idea of Mandatory Voting

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While discussing money in politics on Wednesday, President Obama who previously believed that there should be mandatory health insurance, also brought up the idea that there should be mandatory voting. His perception was influenced by the fact that many other countries, such as Australia, have a mandatory voting law. “In Australia, and some other countries, […]