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States refuse Trump panel request for voter information - Raw Story;

States refuse Trump panel request for voter information - Raw Story

Raw StoryStates refuse Trump panel request for voter informationRaw StoryA growing number of U.S. states refused on Friday to give voters' names, addresses and sensitive personal information to a commission created by President Donald Trump to investigate alleged voter fraud, saying the demand was unnecessary and violated ...and more »

Kobach, commission on voter fraud battle states over voter data - hays Post;

Kobach, commission on voter fraud battle states over voter data - hays Post

hays PostKobach, commission on voter fraud battle states over voter datahays PostWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's commission investigating alleged voter fraud during the 2016 election is asking states for a list of the names, party affiliations, addresses and voting histories of all voters, if state law allows it to be public.and more »

Trump's pick to investigate voter fraud is freaking out voting rights activists - Washington Post;

Trump's pick to investigate voter fraud is freaking out voting rights activists - Washington Post

Washington PostTrump's pick to investigate voter fraud is freaking out voting rights activistsWashington PostPresident Trump on Thursday appointed a divisive conservative voting rights expert to spearhead the White House's search into allegations of widespread fraud in the 2016 presidential election. The appointment of Hans von Spakovsky has reignited debate ...and more »

Condos 'bound by law' to hand over voter files to Trump administration - vtdigger.org;

Condos 'bound by law' to hand over voter files to Trump administration - vtdigger.org

vtdigger.orgCondos 'bound by law' to hand over voter files to Trump administrationvtdigger.orgThe Trump administration is demanding that all secretaries of state nationwide provide voter information to the Election Integrity Commission as part of a probe into allegations of election fraud. The commission has asked for the personal information ...and more »

Wolf says Pennsylvania won't help Trump voter fraud group - Washington Times

Wolf says Pennsylvania won't help Trump voter fraud groupWashington TimesHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania's Democratic governor says he's not going to cooperate with a presidential commission looking into voting fraud, but the Trump administration can purchase publicly available voter lists. Gov. Tom Wolf wrote Friday to ...and more »

Kansas not sharing sensitive voter data it seeks from others - Fort Worth Star Telegram

Kansas not sharing sensitive voter data it seeks from othersFort Worth Star TelegramKansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says his state will not be giving the federal voter fraud commission he leads the partial Social Security numbers that he has asked other states to provide from their voter rolls. Kobach as vice chairman of the ...and more »

New York refuses to hand over voter data to Trump admin - New York Post;

New York refuses to hand over voter data to Trump admin - New York Post

New York PostNew York refuses to hand over voter data to Trump adminNew York PostNew York has joined a growing number of states refusing to hand over voter data to the Trump administration. Trump's voter fraud commission sent requests to all 50 states on Wednesday requesting the names of registered voters, their addresses, dates of ...and more »

Trump election commission condemned as tool for voter suppression - St. Louis American;

Trump election commission condemned as tool for voter suppression - St. Louis American

St. Louis AmericanTrump election commission condemned as tool for voter suppressionSt. Louis AmericanTony Rothert, legal director of ACLU of Missouri, said that Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's campaign to gather voter information, as vice-chair of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, is “nothing more than a guise for ...and more »

Cuomo won't send already-public voter information to Trump election panel - Buffalo News;

Cuomo won't send already-public voter information to Trump election panel - Buffalo News

Buffalo NewsCuomo won't send already-public voter information to Trump election panelBuffalo NewsALBANY – Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo says he will will not turn over information about New York state voters to a federal election panel that President Trump created to study possible voter fraud in last year's elections. Cuomo said New York “refuses to ...and more »

Kansas will not provide social security numbers to voter fraud panel - The Hill;

Kansas will not provide social security numbers to voter fraud panel - The Hill

The HillKansas will not provide social security numbers to voter fraud panelThe HillKansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says his state will not provide certain information to the voter fraud commission for which he serves as the vice chairman. The Kansas City Star reported Friday that Kobach has declined to hand over the last four ...and more »

Indiana Won't Give Full Data to President Trump's Voting Commission - NBC Chicago (blog);

Indiana Won't Give Full Data to President Trump's Voting Commission - NBC Chicago (blog)

NBC Chicago (blog)Indiana Won't Give Full Data to President Trump's Voting CommissionNBC Chicago (blog)Vice President Mike Pence, the former governor of Indiana, is running the voting commission set up by President Donald Trump and vice-chaired by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach. An Indiana official says the state won't be able to provide much of ...and more »

Kobach: Kansas won't give Social Security info to Kobach-led voter commission at this time - Kansas City Star;

Kobach: Kansas won't give Social Security info to Kobach-led voter commission at this time - Kansas City Star

Kansas City StarKobach: Kansas won't give Social Security info to Kobach-led voter commission at this timeKansas City StarMultiple states plan to buck Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's request for personal information on voters on behalf of a presidential commission. Kobach said Friday that Kansas also won't be sharing Social Security information with the commission ...and more »

Trump's voting commission asks for state voter info, many states say no - The San Diego Union-Tribune;

Trump's voting commission asks for state voter info, many states say no - The San Diego Union-Tribune

The San Diego Union-TribuneTrump's voting commission asks for state voter info, many states say noThe San Diego Union-TribuneTrump's advisory commission on election integrity sent a letter to all 50 states asking for voter information. Here's how states are reacting. By Abby HamblinContact Reporter · Elections · Donald Trump · Mike Pence · Alex Padilla ...and more »

NM's secretary of state won't release voter information to Trump's voter commission - New Mexico Political Report;

NM's secretary of state won't release voter information to Trump's voter commission - New Mexico Political Report

New Mexico Political ReportNM's secretary of state won't release voter information to Trump's voter commissionNew Mexico Political ReportWhile she hasn't yet received a written request to do so, New Mexico Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver pledged Friday to not release voter information to President Donald Trump's Advisory Commission on Election Integrity. The commission, which ...and more »

A Trump commission wants a national voter database. What it does next is worth watching - The Boston Globe;

A Trump commission wants a national voter database. What it does next is worth watching - The Boston Globe

The Boston GlobeA Trump commission wants a national voter database. What it does next is worth watchingThe Boston GlobeThe most consequential political story of the week might not have been in the headlines about the Senate health care bill, President Trump's tweets, or a new 90-day travel ban that went into effect Thursday night. Instead, it might be the under the ...and more »

ND law prevents officials from giving voter info to Trump commission - WDAY;

ND law prevents officials from giving voter info to Trump commission - WDAY

WDAYND law prevents officials from giving voter info to Trump commissionWDAYNorth Dakota deputy Secretary of State Jim Silrum discussed the impact of a proposed voter registration study at an interim meeting of the judiciary committee during the 2017 legislative session. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune. BISMARCK—State law ...and more »

Did Trump Just Begin Laying the Groundwork for “Mass Voter Purging”? - Vanity Fair;

Did Trump Just Begin Laying the Groundwork for “Mass Voter Purging”? - Vanity Fair

Vanity FairDid Trump Just Begin Laying the Groundwork for “Mass Voter Purging”?Vanity FairAmid the Senate's failure to pass health-care legislation and the president's sexist smear of a TV host, casual news observers may have missed what would otherwise been reported as a major development: the federal government is attempting to collect ...and more »

Elections chief says he'll deny Trump panel some voter data - Fort Worth Star Telegram

Elections chief says he'll deny Trump panel some voter dataFort Worth Star TelegramOhio's elections chief said Friday he would provide a presidential commission looking into voter fraud with only the state voter information that is public. Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted said he wouldn't turn over the last four digits of ...and more »

Texas will give public info to Trump voter fraud commission - KLTV

Texas will give public info to Trump voter fraud commissionKLTVAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas election officials say they'll provide public voter information to President Donald Trump's commission that is investigating alleged voter fraud in the 2016 elections. The announcement Friday comes after the Presidential ...and more »

State election officials push back on data request from Trump voter fraud panel - USA TODAY;

State election officials push back on data request from Trump voter fraud panel - USA TODAY

USA TODAYState election officials push back on data request from Trump voter fraud panelUSA TODAYWASHINGTON — State election officials around the country pushed back Friday against a request by President Trump's voter fraud commission for states to hand over detailed information about their voters, including birth dates, parts of Social Security ...and more »