• Developing News on the IRS Front

    After weeks of careful discussion and weighing of options, True the Vote notified the federal courts of its intent to appeal the November dismissal of our lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service. “The IRS targeting scandal is not over and neither is our effort to seek justice in the federal courts," True the Vote Founder Catherine Engelbrecht said in a press release Thursday. "Since the dismissal, ‘lost’ emails specific to our case history have been found and assertions that the agency changed its ways have yet to prove true by any verifiable manner. Until the Court fully addresses the IRS’ wrongdoing, the risk of future political abuses without consequences will only compound.” We will certainly keep you posted as new briefs are filed with the Court in the weeks ahead. Click here to read the full press release and associated documents.

    True the Vote filed a notice of appeal for the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on December 18, 2014. Future briefing deadlines are expected to be set throughout spring of 2015. A copy of the notice has been made available for review here.

    TTV would like to sincerely thank you for your patience as we worked toward this decision. Your financial support for the effort is appreciated more than you know and we honor it with the utmost diligence. Together, we will have answers and justice.

     

    Get Informed, Get Involved

    There is no rest for the weary with respect to election integrity, especially after votes are cast. Now is the time that we must assess the lessons of the 2014 election and prepare for an improved experience in 2016.  

    True the Vote is a nonprofit group; and in order for us to continue our mission, we need donations from those who support our work. No amount is too small to make a real difference. Please consider donating here.

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    19th of December 2014
  • HOUSTON, TX. -- December 18, 2014: True the Vote (TTV), the nation's leading voters’ rights and election integrity organization, today released the following statement formally announcing its intent to appeal a recent dismissal of its lawsuit addressing the Internal Revenue Service targeting scandal:

    “The IRS targeting scandal is not over and neither is our effort to seek justice in the federal courts," True the Vote Founder Catherine Engelbrecht said. "Since the dismissal, ‘lost’ emails specific to our case history have been found and assertions that the agency changed its ways have yet to prove true by any verifiable manner. Until the Court fully addresses the IRS’ wrongdoing, the risk of future political abuses without consequences will only compound.”

    True the Vote filed a notice of appeal for the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on December 18, 2014. Future briefing deadlines are expected to be set throughout spring of 2015. A copy of the notice has been made available for review here.

    True the Vote originally filed a lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service after waiting three (3) years for the agency to process its 501(c) application for tax-exempt status. D.C. District Judge Reggie B. Walton dismissed the case in November 2014. 

     

    True the Vote (TTV) is an IRS-designated 501(c)(3) voters’ rights  organization, founded to inspire and equip voters for involvement at every stage of our electoral process. TTV empowers organizations and individuals across the nation to actively protect the rights of legitimate voters, regardless of their political party affiliation. For more information, please visit www.truethevote.org.

    VoteStand is now available for both iOS (Apple) and Android devices free of charge. For more detailed technical information, visit the official VoteStand website at www.votestand.com.

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    18th of December 2014
  • Two more individuals have been indicted for illegally voting in the 2013 Hattiesburg mayoral election.

    That brings the number of voter fraud prosecutions in this case to five; two more indictments are pending.

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    True the Vote
    17th of December 2014

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