In 2000, Al Gore beat George W. Bush in the state of New Mexico by a mere 366 votes--a slimmer margin than in Florida. Ralph Nader polled 21,251 votes.
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The young and the angry mosh the vote for the November election.
On October 29, 2002, George W. Bush signed the Help America Vote Act
(HAVA). Hidden behind its apple-pie-and-motherhood name lies a nasty
civil rights time bomb.
According to the Constitution, the President, with the consent of the Senate, selects the members of the Supreme Court.
AS NOVEMBER approaches, the Presidential race
seems to be too close for partisans of either side
to take comfort.
For almost forty years now, the white South has been moving steadily into the Republican ranks.
The Republican drive represents a power grab unprecedented in scale and timing.
In a 5-to-4 decision as we went to press, the Supreme Court upheld nearly all the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act's provisions.
Russell Simmons was never a young voter. The 46-year-old hip-hop tycoon
cast his first vote in a presidential election seven years ago, he says,
at the age of 39.