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Alabama.gov provides voting and election information for Alabama citizens.
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Alabama Secretary of State's Elections provides information on election procedures, election returns, HAVA, and voter registration.
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AlabamaVotes.gov is an official goverment election center with information for voters, candidates, PACs, the public and the media.
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The American Conservative Union (ACU) is the oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization in the nation.
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ADA is America's most experienced independent liberal lobbying organization.
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C-SPAN is a private, non-profit company, which provides public acces to the political process.
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FactCheck.org monitors the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews, and news releases.
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Here is the official government Web site, which provides all of the rules and regulations pertaining to federal campaign finance issues. You can see which groups are donating to which candidates and how much.
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FollowtheMoney.org provides comprehensive 50-state campaign contribution details for candidates, political parties and ballot measures.
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The Jefferson County Board of Registrars maintains an up-to-date list of all registered voters in Jefferson County. You can also confirm your voting location by calling the Board of Registrars office.
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The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
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MyVote Alabama is a FREE, automatic election news service from FOX6 WBRC-TV.
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If you want to learn about who is paying for the presidential campaigns, check out the long-time favorite campaign finance site OpenSecrets.org. Among the many goodies, their 2012 Presidential Candidate Fundraising page offers are a searchable database of donors and campaign donations organised by industry sector.
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PolitiFact and its partner news organization examine statements by members of Congress, state legislators, governors, mayors, the president, cabinet secretaries, lobbyists, people who testify before Congress and anyone else who speaks up in American politics.
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Project Vote Smart provides fellow citizens non-partisan information on U.S. federal and state candidates, ballot measures, issues and legislation.
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Real Clear Politics provides commentary, news, and polling data on current issues.
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FairVote provides information to the public about the impact of voting systems on political representation and voter turnout, issues reports on legislative redistricting and competition in U.S. congressional elections and seeks to initiate greater cooperation and coordination among pro-democracy organizations through the Democracy SoS Initiative.
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YouTube politics channel features clips from latest campaign ads, parodies, gotchas, and speeches, offering you a 360-view of the of candidates on the campaign trail.
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