COMPASS: Freedom Caucus delivers first legislative win in Washington

March 13, 2023

Good afternoon from Capitol Hill. The House is out of session and Senate will work 3 of the 5 days this week. In case you missed it, the Senate passed by a vote of 81-14, a Joint Resolution aimed at overturning the D.C. Council’s desire to weaken the D.C. criminal code. The House of Representatives […]

Georgia Bans All Private Money for Election Offices and Officials

March 10, 2023

After Georgia passed its anti-ZuckBucks legislation last year, election integrity advocates believed that they had fully protected voters from private money corrupting election offices.  But ZuckBucks and Georgia liberals invented a workaround loophole – just go ahead and give the corrupting cash directly to Georgia election officials, personally. Georgia’s legislature said no, and have closed […]

Just One More Piece of Evidence That RCV Must Be Banned Across the Universe

March 10, 2023

Oakland voters went to the polls. Voters and election officials were confused by Ranked Choice Voting. One guy won. Then another guy one. “We’re sorry; we messed up the multiple counts,” said election officials. Then a JUDGE decided the outcome.  That’s not how voting is supposed to work. Election outcomes are to reflect the will […]

RCV: A Skunk at a Garden Party is Still a Skunk

March 3, 2023

There’s no denying the dangers of “Rigged Choice Voting” – it has caused confusion among voters and election officials everywhere it’s been tried and leaves a trail of discarded ballots and controversy. Why would anyone support a procedural change that always ends up in silencing thousands of voters’ voices? Because it’s being pushed by the […]

Biden Administration Taxpayer Funded Plan to Silence Patriotic Poll Watchers

March 3, 2023

Perhaps the most stinging untruth among the big, huge, whopping lies the left tells about election integrity poll observers is when they falsely accuse observers of being violent actors. Now the Biden Administration has attached taxpayer dollars to promote that lie – sending the Department of Homeland security to “guard the nation” against poll observers. […]

Dave Carver: New Jersey’s Inspirational Voter Rolls Accuracy Activist and Leader

March 1, 2023

Dave Carver of New Jersey was a senior pharmaceutical executive with decades of experience in federally regulated data and software, with a gift for spotting anomalies and irregularities in data. As a longtime volunteer sports coach, he also knows how to build a multi-partisan team. These two skill sets have merged into Dave’s mission in […]

COMPASS: Biden Returning to Trump-Era Immigration Policy?

February 27, 2023

Good afternoon from Capitol Hill. The House and Senate are both back in session this week. The Senate will continue to vote on and process nominations. House committees will begin marking up bills in earnest this week, with lots of committee action across the board. Undoubtedly there will be some drama on the House floor, […]

Unlawful ZuckBucks Redux in Georgia: Revealed and Opposed

February 24, 2023

The Georgia law on private funding of public elections is clear: “NO.” Yet officials in DeKalb County invented a loophole and hoped no one would notice as they circumvented state law to greedily accept private money from the leftwing US Alliance for Election Excellence – the newest iteration of ZuckBucks. Election integrity activists in Georgia […]

Idaho Legislator Takes a Stand Against Treacherous Ranked Choice Voting

February 24, 2023

Ranked Choice Voting is bad, has failed everywhere it’s been tried, and the left is hard at work trying to insert it into state voting procedures. RCV is confusing for voters, forces voters to vote for people they don’t like, ALWAYS results in ballots being discarded, and makes accurate audits impossible. So, what’s the good […]

COMPASS: Budget Battle Lines Drawn

February 23, 2023

Good afternoon from Capitol Hill. The House and Senate are both out of session and will return to Washington next week. The most deliberative legislative body in the world, the United States Senate, seems content to just process nominations with little else scheduled. The House of Representatives will be in session four out of the […]

Marci McCarthy: A Citizen Patriot Dedicated to restoring FITness to Georgia Elections: Faith, Integrity and Trust (FIT)

February 22, 2023

Georgia’s Marci McCarthy is Chairman of the DeKalb County GOP and a fierce warrior for election integrity.   Her commitment is to never see a repeat of what she witnessed in the general election in 2020.    During the 2020 election, Marci was an election worker in Georgia’s second-most blue county as a member of a bipartisan […]

Those Pesky Constitutions: Progressive Rhode Island Legislator Pushes Non-Citizen Voting

February 17, 2023

There are two kinds of non-citizens in our nation. Some are here lawfully, and some are here illegally. A leftwing Rhode Island legislator pushing for all “residents” to vote draws no distinction between the two. He also picks and chooses through the state Constitution’s voting provisions as he embraces “over 18” requirements but glosses right […]

Three Municipalities Just Say No to the Left’s Corrupting Cash

February 17, 2023

“Zuckbucks” has morphed into the U.S. Alliance for Election Excellence, but it is composed of the same elite billionaire leftwing donors trying to corrupt election outcomes and procedures by finding new ways to influence election officials. This article reveals how the Alliance tries to skirt Zuckbucks bans and turn election offices into Alliance fundraisers. More […]

COMPASS: House Begins Investigations, Debt Limit Fight Heats Up

January 30, 2023

Good afternoon from Capitol Hill, As the Republican House majority settles into committee assignments, the investigations into the Biden administration are beginning in earnest. House Oversight Committee Chairman James Comer (R-KY) announced today that he will have the first hearing on Biden family “influence peddling” next week. House Judiciary led by Chairman Jim Jordan (R-OH) […]

Hans von Spakovsky: ALERT! “Rigged” Choice Voting Robs Voters of Ballots and Throws Elections Into Chaos

January 18, 2023

In recent weeks, more citizens have become aware of a dangerous threat to America’s election process called “Ranked Choice Voting.” It is appearing in legislation in many states, mostly recently in Virginia, and is sometimes even embraced by Republicans who have not done enough homework to understand the danger it represents.   RCV results in votes […]

Cleta Mitchell & Heather Honey: The Lawless Elections of Maricopa County

January 11, 2023

Please join Cleta as she interviews Verity Vote founder and Pennsylvania Fair Elections Coalition Chair Heather Honey, recently called as an expert witness in the post-2022 Arizona election integrity court case.  With her election integrity experience, expertise as an open source investigator and ability to review and interpret the accuracy of ballot reporting systems and procedures, Heather […]

COMPASS: “Transformational” Conservative Victory in Congress

January 9, 2023

Good afternoon from Capitol Hill.  Not too long ago, the pundit class was screeching on every media outlet that members of the House Freedom Caucus who opposed the immediate election of a speaker and demanding process changes could lead to handing the gavel to Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (NY) and would be a disaster for Republicans. […]

Prophecy Fulfilled: the DOJ continues its “flabbergasting” leftist campaign against election integrity

January 4, 2023

When this episode of “Who’s Counting with Cleta Mitchell” podcast originally aired in May of 2022, guest Maureen Riordan – a veteran attorney, retired from the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division – warned of the hyper-partisan and leftist ideology that dominates the DOJ swamp. During the 2022 election cycle, the Department of Justice proved Maureen’s warnings to be accurate […]

COMPASS: Conservatives Call for New House Leadership

January 4, 2023

Good afternoon from Capitol Hill, where for the first time in 100 years, a Speaker of the House was not elected on the first vote. Or the second vote. This is because 19 conservatives voted for someone other than Rep. Kevin McCarthy (CA). And then on a third vote, the opposition increased to 20 conservatives […]

COMPASS: The Last Compass of 2022

December 29, 2022

Good afternoon from Capitol Hill.  Before departing for the holiday last week, Congress passed a $1.7 trillion omnibus. Given the speed at which it was released and then passed, it’s safe to assume that members hardly knew what was in the more than 4,000 page bill. So just like Nancy Pelosi said back in 2010, […]