Judge Andrew Napolitano says Voting is NOT a “Fundamental Right”

In an interesting conversation about California’s recently passed “Motor Voter Law” which allows citizens to register to vote when acquiring or renewing their driver’s license. The biggest drawback to the new law is that it leaves a massive loophole for illegal immigrants to become voters simply because they’ve gotten a driver’s license. Judge Napolitano outlines exactly why the entire process is going to cause many more problems than it might solve. Is it a fundamental right that Read more […]

Why is the GOP Against Election Day Voter Registration?

Only eleven states in America allow voters to register to vote all the way up to election day. And apparently many politicians are against election day voter registration. But why? What surprised me the most about this debate, if you can call it that, is that GOP politicians are particularly against election day voter registration. And they oppose it only because they think it favors Democrats, as far as I can tell. But there are multiple complications to the GOP resistance to EDR. For one, it’s Read more […]

Should Poor People be Allowed to Vote?

Recent proposed legislation concerning Voter IDs has led some critics to claim that such laws restrict the poor from voting. In an article in the Atlantic, this restriction on the voting rights of the poor is called a “hoary American tradition”: In 2010, Tea Party Nation President Judson Phillips observed that “The Founding Fathers … put certain restrictions on who gets the right to vote … one of those was you had to be a property owner. And that makes a lot of sense, because if you’re Read more […]

Liberal Demeans Blacks to Oppose Voter ID Laws

Liberal calls Blacks “less sophisticated” voters as justification for opposing voter ID laws. “Racism springs from the lie that certain human beings are less than fully human.” – Alveda King One of the more glaring inconsistencies within liberal philosophy is in their attitude toward black people, and minorities in general. On one hand, they claim to be the fighters of racial injustice–which apparently makes them the sole arbiters of what is, and is not racist–while on the other hand, Read more […]

Racist Voter ID Laws Lead to Increase in Black Voter Turnout

Liberals claim that voter ID laws are racist, because those who are more likely not to have government-issued IDs are Blacks and Latinos. So, they reason that conservatives must have a hidden racist agenda to keep minorities from voting. Of course, the flip side is that liberals know that they’ve successfully bought the minority vote by promising them a bunch of free stuff. They have a tremendous vested interest in making sure these large and growing voting blocs – many of whom don’t have Read more […]