More Republican elections cheating

False statements under oath in registration challenges: naughty, naughty!

Maybe someone needs to explain to the King County (Seattle) Republican party what it means to swear under penalty of perjury that you have personal knowledge of a fact.

Isn’t it about time for a real national backlash against Republican vote suppression efforts? (Hat tip: The Stranger, via Crooks and Liars.)

Author: Mark Kleiman

Professor of Public Policy at the NYU Marron Institute for Urban Management and editor of the Journal of Drug Policy Analysis. Teaches about the methods of policy analysis about drug abuse control and crime control policy, working out the implications of two principles: that swift and certain sanctions don't have to be severe to be effective, and that well-designed threats usually don't have to be carried out. Books: Drugs and Drug Policy: What Everyone Needs to Know (with Jonathan Caulkins and Angela Hawken) When Brute Force Fails: How to Have Less Crime and Less Punishment (Princeton, 2009; named one of the "books of the year" by The Economist Against Excess: Drug Policy for Results (Basic, 1993) Marijuana: Costs of Abuse, Costs of Control (Greenwood, 1989) UCLA Homepage Curriculum Vitae Contact: