This letter from the Office of Executive Clemency, Tallahassee, Florida, claims that the June 8, 2004 press release issued by the Brennan Center reporting and undercount by the Division of Elections of 25,585 is inaccurate.
The New York State Citizens Coalition on HAVA Implementation submits these comments pursuant to the Notice regarding Publication of State Plans Pursuant to the Help America Vote Act issued by the Election Assistance Commission on March 24, 2004.
Brennan Center Urges Senate To Reject Bradley Smith as FEC Nominee
Following President Clinton’s recent nomination of Bradley Smith to the Federal Election Commisson, the Brennan Center sent a letter to Senate urging them to reject the nomination. A detailed Brennan Center memorandum reveal that Smith has repeatedly denounced the nation’s campaign finance laws and has argued for the repeal of the Federal Election Campaign Act.
Statement by Kings County District Attorney Charles J. Hynes commending Brennan Center for “challenging a process where party leadership determines who becomes a Supreme Court Justice through an election system that is a sham.”