Tag Archives: Christina Tobin

Free and Equal: United We Stand Fest a Success!

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Thank you Free & Equal Election Foundation supporters! We did it!
Together we made the United We Stand Festival happen at the Belasco Theater in LA on May 10th, 2014.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SvLHSTdwwKg

We overcame huge obstacles to make this festival a success. Originally scheduled to be held on the UCLA campus, the festival had to move at the last minute.… Read more ...

Chuck D to Speak at UCLA of the United We Stand Fest Plus New Trailer Issued

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HIP HOP ARTIST CHUCK D TO ENGAGE STUDENTS ON CAMPUS OF UCLA ENCOURAGING CIVIC ENGAGEMENT AND VOTER EDUCATION

Artist Visits Campus to Promote Musical Rally on May 10th to Empower Youth

Chuck D, legendary frontman of hip-hop group Public Enemy, will be on the UCLA campus talking to students about the need to organize, educate, and participate in order to take back democracy from the corporatocracy.… Read more ...

A Free & Equal Elections Message to Dr. Ron Paul and Ralph Nader

 

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Ben Swann Launches Truth in Media Project

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Two-time Emmy award winning investigative journalist Ben Swann is attempting to make history and he needs your help.  On Monday, June 10, Swann launched a massive fundraising effort for his “Liberty is Rising: Truth in Media” project on Kickstarter.

 

The Kickstarter project has a base goal of $1.25 million dollars to launch a 3 level platform to inform, engage and activate Americans across the political spectrum.… Read more ...

Free & Equal Announces ‘United We Stand’ Arkansas Press Tour

 

 

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Christina Tobin, Founder and President of Free & Equal, along with Marci Forgrave, Executive Producer, will be appearing at seven locations throughout Arkansas to announce this summer’s United We Stand Festival. The combined music and speaker event is scheduled to be held at the Verizon Arena in Little Rock on Saturday, June 22nd from 6pm to 10pm.… Read more ...

Free & Equal Fighting Against Top Two Primary System

Top Two: The Biggest Threat to the Electoral System: Benn Swan Interviews Christina Tobin

You’d think the political controllers would be happy and content with the advantages they’ve built into the electoral system they’ve crafted for themselves.


They have made the rules, they control a large part of the media and you’d think (or at least hope) that they’d sit back and relax for a bit.
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Christina Tobin of Free and Equal Discusses “Top Two” State Election Laws

Benn Swann interviews Christina Tobin of Free and Equal Elections Foundation about the elector process often called “Top Two”.

 

 

 

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Christina Tobin Joins O’Connor Congressional Campaign

According to a recent press release, Christina Tobin will be managing the campaign of Dan O’Connor in New York’s 12 congressional district. O’Connor is challenging incumbent Nydia Velazquez in the Democratic Party primary.

Tobin has a long history of work on ballot access and election reform issues and founded the Free and Equal Elections Foundation in 2009.… Read more ...

Free & Equal to Co-Host NYC Liberty Fest event


407 S. Dearborn Street ♦ Suite 1170 ♦ Chicago, IL ♦ 60605
(312) 320-4101 ♦ FAX (866) 309-7803
CONTACT:
Christina Tobin, Founder and Chair
Phone: 312-320-4101
Email: christina@freeandequal.org
Web: www.freeandequal.org
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Free & Equal to Co-Host NYC Liberty Fest event

New York City — Free & Equal will Co-Host Liberty Fest NYC this Saturday, September 10, from 5pm-11pm at the Club Amnesia, on 609 West 29th Street in New York City.

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Free & Equal: Illinois legislators face two paths regarding independent voters

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Two bills before the Illinois legislature offer a stark contrast for reform. One would open up the ballot to more competition, while the other would restrict the right to run for office, for people who vote in a party primary.

HB 2009 is a bill which would make it illegal to run for office as an independent candidate, if a person votes in a party primary.… Read more ...

KY GOP Chair Threatens Over LP Candidate

Kentucky GOP Chair threatens Republican primary candidates

Even as Texas Governor and Republican Governors Association Chair Rick Perry encouraged Republican unity in the Kentucky gubernatorial race, saying that “there are those out there who will say 2010 was a fluke” and that Kentucky Republicans need to “send a strong message across this country that 2010 was real,” the Chair of the Kentucky GOP began threatening Tea Party-backed Republican candidates.… Read more ...

Free & Equal: Oklahoma voting rights in jepoardy

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Oklahoma, known nationwide as the state with the least choice on its ballot, is now poised to make things even more difficult from an election standpoint. The legislature’s failure to coordinate also threatens another elections bill to help military voters, which is likely to be overturned as unconstitutional.… Read more ...