“Overwhelming Evidence”: GOP, Dems Call for Investigations Into Russian Election Interference

Lawmakers in Congress are strengthening their call for an official and public inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Yesterday, Democratic Reps. Eric Swalwell (D-California) and Elijah Cummings (D-Maryland) proposed the “Protecting Our Democracy Act,” legislation to create a 12-member bipartisan, independent commission to investigate Russian meddling. The commission would operate with an initial budget of … Continued

Jill Stein’s Recount Drive Just Passed a Crucial Milestone

Green Party candidate Jill Stein has raised more than $4.7 million to fund a recount effort in three swing states won by Donald Trump in the presidential election. Had those states gone to Hillary Clinton, she would have passed the 270 electoral votes necessary to win the presidency. Stein launched the effort to ensure election integrity … Continued

Computer Scientists Urge Clinton to Call for Vote Audit in Three Swing States

According to a source with knowledge of the request, a group of prominent computer scientists and election lawyers are urging Hillary Clinton’s campaign to call for a recount of vote totals in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania––three swing states won by Donald Trump. The scientists believe they’ve found persuasive evidence that results in those three states may have been manipulated … Continued

Clinton Delivers First Public Address Since Election

Last night, Hillary Clinton made her first public appearance since delivering her concession speech on November 9. Speaking at a Washington, D.C. event for the Children’s Defense Fund, the organization where she worked at the beginning of her career, Clinton admitted that “coming here tonight wasn’t the easiest thing for me.” The CDF, a nonprofit advocacy group, … Continued

CNN Political Prediction Markets Weigh in on Election Day

According to CNN’s Political Prediction Market, the odds of Hillary Clinton winning the presidency rose from 78 percent last week to 91 percent one day before the election. The Political Prediction Market, administered by the company Pivit, is an online game which functions like a virtual market and allows Internet users to predict the outcome … Continued

Early Voting Shows Indications of How Battleground States May Go

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are encouraging their supporters to hit the polls early, and their efforts appear to be paying off. According to information from Catalist, a data company working to receive detailed early vote return information this year, more than 30 million votes have been cast already across 38 states with early voting in … Continued

Bill Weld, Libertarian VP Pick, Stands Up For Rival Clinton

William Weld, the Libertarian vice presidential nominee, defended Hillary Clinton against attacks from Donald Trump in a brief interview with The New York Times. Weld made headlines last month after he announced that his plan for the remainder of the election was to deny Trump the White House, a strategic pivot that will give the former Republican … Continued

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