Tennessee's top elections official says state law doesn't allow him to release the voter information requested by a commission appointed by President Donald Trump to probe allegations of voter fraud.
"We ask if it is a good idea to provide even publicly available voter information that will be put into a national database, when we haven't been given information about how that data will be used, stored or secured?" said the lawyer, Carolyn Pointer.
"The best thing I can do to instill confidence among D.C. residents in our elections is to protect their personal identifiable information from the Commission on Election Integrity", said Mayor Muriel Bowser in a statement on Friday. The request included asking for the last four digits of voters' Social Security numbers.
In a statement, the Congressional Black Caucus said, "We have little doubt that if complied with, these letters - issued unilaterally without any vote or public discussion - would lead to an unprecedented, nationwide voter suppression effort". That information is public record and must be provided under state law. Trump over the weekend asked in a tweet what they had to hide.
"My response to the Commission is, you're not going to play politics with Louisiana's voter data, and if you are, then you can purchase the limited public information available by law, to any candidate running for office".
Kobach has not returned numerous requests for comment about the election integrity commission. Critics have complained that the panel is stacked with people who have long sought to make access to the polls more restrictive, including Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the panel's vice chairman, and former Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell.
A Hogan administration spokeswoman has said the State Board of Elections is independent from the governor's office.
"Secretary of State Kobach is a registered voter in Kansas", Effingham said in a statement.
More than 20 states, including Kentucky, California and NY, have declined to provide some or all of the information, saying it was unnecessary and violated privacy.
"To date, there are no cases in which it has been determined that an individual who cast a vote in the federal elections held in November 2016 was legally prohibited from doing so.", Frosh wrote.
Democratic Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto opposes the bill and refuses to consider it for a vote, leading to a stalemate. I will not tax them anymore and in my budget overall taxes were decreased. "I've been coming here for 18 years".
California's largest fire, covering almost 10 square miles (26 sq. kilometers) in Riverside County, is 86 percent contained. Personnel still assigned to the fire will likely reassess their plan after four to five days of monitoring, Prescott said.
Entering the weekend, their top priorities were Denver forward Danilo Gallinari, Utah's Ingles and San Antonio's Jonathan Simmons. He averaged 15 points in 78 games last season for the Los Angeles Clippers and shot 42.9% from deep.
Once the plane landed, mother and baby were taken to Louisiana's Ochsner Medical Center and are both doing well, Spirit said. The nurse clamped down on the umbilical cord with some rubbery straps they found on the plane, she added.
According to Sony , the unit had already set up a record cutting machine to make lacquer masters at a Tokyo recording studio. Sony Music Entertainment said this week it will begin pressing vinyl records again, ending an nearly three-decade hiatus.
So by sailing within that distance of Triton, the Stethem dismissed China's claim to both the island and the waters around it. The destroyer came within 12 miles of Triton Island - which is claimed by China - much to the fury of Beijing.
The qualifying and the race to the first turn when the green flag drops to start the race are often the most exciting moments. Larson is coming off his second win of the season at MI , and he finished a respectable 12 at Sonoma previous year .
That didn't stop emulation enthusiasts from playing it, but now, Nintendo is officially releasing it on the miniature machine. The buzz is that there will be pre-orders available at the Nintendo website just as they did with the Nintendo Switch.
Teague averaged 15 points and almost eight assists per game last season with the Indiana Pacers last season. That's more money per year than the Ricky Rubio deal, but Rubio would likely command more money next year.
Do Oil Prices Have Room To Fall Further?
On the inventory side, USA oil inventories fell by 0.8 per cent MoM in June to 509.2 million but were 3.1 per cent higher YoY. In a separate note on Wednesday, Goldman cut its WTI forecast for the next three months by $7.50 a barrel to $47.50.
Simone Veil, 'the best of France,' dies
Tributes honouring her courage and determination to advance women's rights were paid from within France and beyond. Born Simon Jacob in Nice in 1927, Veil was 17 years old when she was sent to Auschwitz concentration camp.
French Far-right's Le Pen Faces Funding Scandal Probe
The formal investigation of Le Pen comes less than two weeks after she won a seat in the French National Assembly. In February, the European parliament said it would start docking Le Pen's pay unless she paid the money back.
Serena asks McEnroe for respect after comparison
However, John McEnroe , a retired tennis player considered one of the greats, doesn't seem to have his head around this yet. The world number one female played in the game instead and lost to Riggs 6-2 6-1. 'I don't know what to do with a baby.
A Trump-Putin Meeting Is Happening Next Week
It will be Trump's second trip overseas as president following his initial foray to the Middle East and Europe in May. The G20 summit in Hamburg is a logical venue and reason for both world leaders to talk.