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REMATCH: Tim Canova for Congress vs. Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Vote November 6th, 2018



REMATCH: Tim Canova for Congress vs. Debbie Wasserman Schultz



Vote November 6th, 2018

After Tim reportedly lost to Debbie Wasserman Schultz in the August 30, 2016 Democratic Primary, he repeatedly asked to inspect the ballots. After being stonewalled for months, Tim sued and with the suit pending, the Broward Elections Supervisor destroyed all the ballots cast, which she admits to in this videotaped deposition.

A judge agreed with Tim and issued a summary judgment against the Elections Supervisor. Watch Tim’s speech before an election integrity forum where he describes the case and why he’s challenging Wasserman Schultz again, this time as an independent No Party Affiliation candidate.

“He has vowed to run a campaign based on small-donor support, calling Wasserman Schultz ‘the quintessential corporate machine politician.”

Meet Tim Canova

“He has worked with former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson against the drug war and private prisons; worked with the Sanders campaigns of the past; and was a former aide to the late Sen. Paul Tsongas. He is an outspoken advocate of the Ron Paul/Alan Grayson-sponsored Audit the Fed bill, and a vehement opponent of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement.”



Canova vs. DWS: Seven Stark Differences On The Environment

On issue after all, Tim Canova is the clear choice over Debbie Wasserman Schultz to clean up and protect our environment.

Tim Canova Wins Environmental Endorsements

Canova vs. Wasserman Schultz Who Accepts A Ton Of Money From Big Water Polluters

Volunteer Postcard Push For Canova

No matter where you live, you can easily support Tim Canova’s Independent campaign to defeat Wasserman Schultz.

Startling ACLU Report: Higher Rejection Rate For Mail-in Ballots

Vote-by-mail ballots cast in the 2012 and 2016 general election had a higher rejection rate than votes cast at assigned precincts on Election Day and at early voting sites.

Election Activists: What Has Gone Wrong In Broward County?

“The most prominent case of something running afoul in recent years was during a contested 2016 primary for Florida’s 23rd Congressional District.”

Tim Canova Speaks Out On Election Integrity

Tim spoke at the Audit USA forum in Hollywood, Florida about the illegal ballot destruction in his 2016 Democratic Primary and the importance of election integrity in his 2018 campaign.

(VIDEO) Tim Canova Rallies Volunteers

Tim rallies his army of volunteers before knocking on doors in Weston.

This is What Political Corruption Looks Like in Florida

Big Sugar has contributed more than $50 million to Republican and Democratic parties and candidates in Florida — including Debbie Wasserman Schultz, one of the ringleaders.

BREAKING: Wasserman Schultz Denies Role in Ballot Destruction

Should we believe Wasserman Schultz’s denials of any role in the decision to destroy the ballots?

Who’s the Real “Spoiler” in Our Race Against Wasserman Schultz?

It shows how worried the Schultz camp is that they can’t possibly win in a three-way race.

The Election Justice & Integrity Petition

WE THE AMERICAN PEOPLE are waking up and we are resolved to restore a true system of representative democracy.

Tim Responds to Sun Sentinel Editorial on Brenda Snipes’ Credibility

The Sun Sentinel lamely points out that Snipes has not been charged with any crime — at least not yet — to try to justify her remaining in office, making $177,628 a year, until 2020

LEGISLATION: Bill To Ensure Election Integrity

A group of senators is introducing a bill to secure U.S. elections from hacking efforts.

Florida Election Official Illegally Destroyed Ballots in Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Heated 2016 Primary Race

“Brenda Snipes violated the state’s open record laws and federal law when she destroyed the ballots a year after the August 2016 primary.”


We won! Our campaign just won a summary judgment in our lawsuit against Brenda Snipes, the Broward County Supervisor of Elections who illegally destroyed the paper ballots in our 2016 Democratic Primary against Debbie Wasserman Schultz.

Broward Elections Supervisor Illegally Destroyed Ballots in Wasserman Schultz Race, Judge Rules

The Broward County Supervisor of Elections Office violated state and federal laws by destroying ballots from a 2016 Congressional race too soon — and while the ballots were the subject of a lawsuit against the office, a judge has ruled.

Update on 2016 Destroyed Ballots: Canova vs Wasserman Schultz

Incredibly, while the lawsuit was pending, the Supervisor destroyed all of our paper ballots in violation of federal law!

We Demand Criminal Investigations of the Mass Purging and Voter Suppression in the 2016 Democratic Presidential Primaries

Please sign our petition now to request U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielson, and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to begin criminal investigations of the New York City Board of Elections for mass purging of...

Canova Wins Endorsement of Both African American Newspapers in CD 23

The two newspapers serving Congressional District 23 and aimed specifically at African Americans have both endorsed Nova University law professor Tim Canova over incumbent Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz. It represents a first for Wasserman Schultz. Failing to win the...

Tim Canova has now received more than 200,000 individual contributions to his campaign for CD 23

The Tim Canova for Congress campaign announced Thursday it has taken in more than 200,000 individual financial contributions, more than any congressional campaign in history.
Canova is running against former Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz in Florida’s 23rd Congressional District, which encompasses parts of Broward and Miami-Dade counties. The winner in Tuesday’s primary will likely go on to represent the district in Washington since it is so Democratic-leaning.

Debbie Wasserman Shultz says she backs fracking ban after sounding open to it in debate

After calling for “regulations” on fracking during a debate, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz now says she would support a ban in Florida. "Let me be clear, I am against fracking, especially in Florida,” Wasserman Schultz said in a press release after the Miami...

Tim Canova attacks Debbie Wasserman Schultz on Big Sugar, DNC role in TV ads

Tim Canova has released two new TV ads attacking U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston, over her positions on Big Sugar and payday loans and related to her resignation as chair of the Democratic National Committee. The ads are running on local cable and...

Tim Canova goes after Debbie Wasserman Shultz on Relationship with Big Sugar in New Ad

Tim Canova is going after Debbie Wasserman Schultz for her ties to sugar interests in a new ad airing on cable and broadcast channels in the Miami-Dade market this week. “Water is our precious resource, and the future of Florida depends on it,” Canova narrates to a...

Tim Canova Outraised Debbie Wasserman Shultz

Tim Canova outraised U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz during the most recent reporting period. Canova raised $1 million while Wasserman Schultz raised about $300,000 between July 1 and Aug. 10, according to campaign finance reports filed with the Federal Election...

Tim Canova Hopes to Topple Debbie Wasserman Schultz in Democratic Primary

South Florida Democrats who didn't get enough of the 14-month presidential primary contest between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are getting a chance to reprise the battle in a high-profile local contest. U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz is the fill-in for...

DWS, Canova Square Off in Debate as Primary Approaches

Political newcomer Tim Canova and veteran U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz differed on how best to achieve progressive goals and exchanged barbs over fundraising and Social Security during a long-awaited televised debate on Sunday morning. The debate, which aired on...

Wasserman Schultz, Canova Agree To 1-Hour Debate

MIAMI (CBSMiami) —  Congressman Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Tim Canova have agreed to a one-hour debate — in one of the most highly anticipated primary elections in the country. It’s the race for the 23rd congressional district seat and on Sunday both opponents will...

Tim Canova Says He’s Attracting Voters From Different Parties

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Democratic congressional candidate Tim Canova isn't just trying to appeal to Democrats looking for a change in leadership. He's also seeking voters from outside the party. Canova is the lone challenger of U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla....

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