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Secretary of State Debra Bowen Decides

California Secretary of State Debra Bowen has conducted a top to bottom review of electronic voting equipment used in all California counties.  Orange County uses the Hart InterCivic voting system.  The security review released this week indicates significant vulnerabilities with this system.  Tonight Secretary of State Bowen announced that all electronic voting systems in California have…

What Do YOU Think: Should the Immigration Fee Hikes Be Revoked?

Check this out! The Register is reporting today that Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-San Jose) is intoducing legislation to reverse the recent fee increases for immigration services. As of now, fees for most immigration services have been increased with the hikes taking effect together. For instance, the cost of naturalization is increasing by 69 percent to…

‘Something’s in the works’ to trigger a police state

From TheRawStory.com Muriel Kane Published: Thursday July 19, 2007 Thom Hartmann began his program on Thursday by reading from a new Executive Order which allows the government to seize the assets of anyone who interferes with its Iraq policies. He then introduced old-line conservative Paul Craig Roberts — a former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury…