David Hoffman poll tax riots

David Hoffman poll tax riots

President Obama isn’t talking to the DC media. But most heartbroken of all is Chris Matthews. O even turned him down for an interview. Matthews can now only leave messages on O’s voicemail: “Why won’t you call sweetheart? Don’t you like me anymore? Are you embarrassed that 44 out of 50 states saw unemployment rise in July? Or scared to death because of the internal polls? It’s okay lover, I promise we won’t talk about that. We can talk about fun stuff, like dogs on roofs & tax returns.

President Obama isn’t talking to the DC media. But most heartbroken of all is Chris Matthews. O even turned him down for an interview. Matthews can now only leave messages on O’s voicemail: “Why won’t you call sweetheart? Don’t you like me anymore? Are you embarrassed that 44 out of 50 states saw unemployment rise in July? Or scared to death because of the internal polls? It’s okay lover, I promise we won’t talk about that. We can talk about fun stuff, like dogs on roofs & tax returns.

An unlikely triumvirate — Yahoo, AOL and YouTube — is working with the Commission on Presidential Debates to launch “The Voice Of,” depots on each service for people to watch the debates live and exchange views.

Social media have big debate plans

In Mississippi around that time they had poll tax and literacy tests, which were designed to prevent AA from voting.

Beating the Poll Tax - AF pamphlet - 1990

Bill of sale for slaves bought by James Dellet of Claiborne, Alabama, from Joseph G. Lindsey of Richmond, Virginia. :: Alabama Textual Materials Collection

Bill of sale for slaves bought by James Dellet of Claiborne, Alabama, from Joseph G. Lindsey of Richmond, Virginia.

Who would have guessed that the proper response to white supremacists marching in Charlottesville was to encourage election fraud?  At least, that’s the position taken by congressional Democrats.They apparently have forgotten the lessons of their party’s Jim Crow laws, poll taxes and the like.

Who would have guessed that the proper response to white supremacists marching in Charlottesville was to encourage election fraud? At least, that’s the position taken by congressional Democrats.They apparently have forgotten the lessons of their party’s Jim Crow laws, poll taxes and the like.

TWENTY-FOURTH AMENDMENT is signed, outlawing the poll tax...The ratification on January 23, 1964, of the Twenty-fourth Amendment outlawed the poll tax as a prerequisite for voting in federal elections.

TWENTY-FOURTH AMENDMENT is signed, outlawing the poll tax.The ratification on January of the Twenty-fourth Amendment outlawed the poll tax as a prerequisite for voting in federal elections.

Fox News Poll: Tax reform important to voters, but most doubt it will happen | Fox News

Poll: Tax reform important to voters, but most doubt it will happen

Fox News Poll: Tax reform important to voters, but most doubt it will happen | Fox News

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