“The third largest faction in the European Parliament has called for a freeze on contacts with the Russian State Duma until Russia holds "free and fair parliamentary elections."In that case, ALDE might want to call for a freeze on contacts with the United States since we have problems with election fraud too. From the AP:
The proposal, from the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE), comes as former Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov, co-chair of the unregistered People's Freedom Party, is in Brussels to discuss the upcoming presidential election in Russia, ALDE said in a press release.”
“Nevada Republicans finally released the results of their Saturday caucuses early Monday morning, after volunteers had stayed up for nearly 48 hours counting and recounting votes in a contest that saw only 33,000 votes cast, about 9 percent of the state's registered Republicans. Party leaders said they wanted to take their time to avoid another Iowa.Note: Iowa to date still has not found the eight missing precincts. They might want to try dredging the Mississippi River.
Last month, Iowa initially called its first-in-the-nation presidential race for Mitt Romney by eight votes, only to have allegations of impropriety surface. Two weeks later Iowa Republicans announced that — oops — Rick Santorum had actually won by 34 votes. The head of the Iowa GOP said he would resign.”