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United States 2020 reported voting and registration statistics: Demographic voting data by sex, age and race with voting rates
2020 United States population & voting rate 2020 United States voting by sex 2020 United States voting by race 2020 United States voting by age 2020 United States Electoral College results 2020 United States population & voting rate 2020 United States voting by sex 2020 United States voting by race 2020 United States voting by… Read »United States 2020 reported voting and registration statistics: Demographic voting data by sex, age and race with voting rates
How the U.S. has failed to stop Turkey from exporting armed military drones like the Bayraktar TB2 with countries like Pakistan now deploying them openly
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was in a tough spot last August when he paid a visit to Turkey. For nearly a year, his government had been at war with rebels from the Tigray People’s Liberation Front, which was now pushing south from its stronghold near the Eritrean border and threatening to move on the country’s capital of Addis Ababa. Thousands had already been killed, and the United States and the United Nations had accused all the warring parties of blockading aid, committing sexual assault and deliberately targeting civilians.
Nearly two years had passed since a student with a history of serious mental illness had gone on a deadly shooting rampage that left 32 dead at Virginia Tech. And Naishtat, then a Democratic state representative from Austin, argued that Texas was as vulnerable as Virginia had been to such mass shootings because it didn’t require the reporting of involuntary mental health commitments to the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System, known as NICS. Federally licensed dealers are required to check the system before they sell someone a firearm.
Emails obtained by ProPublica and The Texas Tribune confirm that federal authorities are probing discrimination claims involving Gov. Greg Abbott’s multibillion-dollar border initiative.
TurboTax’s 20-year scam to stop Americans from filing their taxes for free, Intuit fended off the government’s attempts to make tax filing free and easy
Last fall, Intuit’s longtime CEO Brad Smith embarked on a farewell tour of the company’s offices around the world. Smith had presided over 11 years of explosive growth, a period when Intuit had secured its place in the Silicon Valley pantheon, and the tour was like a long party.
Trump won Florida after running a false ad tying Biden to Venezuelan socialists falsely claiming that Venezuela’s socialist regime wanted Biden to win; President Nicolás Maduro has said that he opposed both candidates.
A Trump video targeting Florida’s growing Venezuelan American population falsely claimed that Venezuela’s socialist regime wanted Biden to win. But President Nicolás Maduro has said that he opposed both candidates. In Florida, where President Donald Trump gained crucial support among Latino voters, his campaign ran a YouTube ad in Spanish making the explosive — and false — claim that Venezuela’s ruling clique was backing Democratic nominee Joe Biden.
Trump campaign officials started pressuring Georgia’s Republican Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger long before the election
The Republican secretary of state, Brad Raffensperger, rejected repeated demands to endorse Trump. As the official overseeing the voting, he believed he should remain neutral. Long before Republican senators began publicly denouncing how Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger handled the voting there, he withstood pressure from the campaign of Donald Trump to endorse the president for reelection.