From Greg Palast’s and Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s investigative comic Steal Back Your Vote!
And get a stack of print copies before we run out. Hand’m out on the voting line – non-partisan, so it’s OK. We’ll send them out via priority mail in time for the election. (Donate $100 and get a free copy of The Election Files DVD)
1. Donâ€™t donâ€™t donâ€™t Mail In Your Ballotâ€”unless…
For those of you who mailed in your ballot, please tell me, what happened to it?Â You donâ€™t know, do you?Â I can tell you that officially, three-fourths of a million absentee ballots were never counted last time, on the weakest of technical excuses. And you wonâ€™t even know it. Furthermore, tens of thousands of ballots are not mailed out to voters in time to return them – in which case youâ€™re out of luck.Â Most states wonâ€™t let you vote in-precinct once youâ€™ve applied to vote absentee. Every time I hear of a voter going â€œabsenteeâ€ to avoid computer screens, I want to â€œgo postalâ€ myself.
But for gosh sakesâ€”donâ€™t throw outÂ your ballot if you have a mail-in. Either mail it in, making sure to include ID if required (you first-time voters) or, better, WALK it into your county clerkâ€™s office. …more