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Time now for our hits and misses of the week but first I have to correct myself in the last segment I said that this we were we -- -- is considering overturning the voting rights act is doing no such thing it's just a narrow provision of that act so part I forgive me for for that mistake -- -- first you.
All this is -- hit to Pennsylvania commonwealth court judge Robert Simpson who this week blocked the State's voter ID law.
But did so in a way that made clear that he was only doing so in the context of this election because he didn't think the state could be ready.
So this is an issue that NAACP in the ACLU have tried to -- to goose minority turnout.
In the election and that -- decision takes the -- away the ability -- -- to use it for cynical political purposes alright Brett.
Well you know last month of Vladimir Putin effectively endorsed president Obama's reelection campaign I'm -- the Obama team was.
Thrilled by it just earlier this week he got another interesting endorsement this time from Venezuelan president -- -- assisted if I were American I'd vote for.
Obama and that he then added I think.
If well Obama could vote and -- as well as of the election -- vote for Chavis.
Now this is a segment -- hits and misses this is a hit in the sense of a hit squad okay camp.
-- -- did not Dakota for reminding us that you bet you can have fabulous economic success if only government gets out of the way.
Reuters had in mind boggling piece this week noting that -- trail county.
The heart of north Dakota's oil fracking -- Has doubled its average income over the past five years making -- one of the top 100 richest counties in the country.
And also they quoted an expert from the University of North Dakota saying that -- now.
North Dakota is mean -- 2000 new millionaires a year OK I -- what a contrast -- Washington all right Matt.
-- is a -- to the country -- the state of Georgia it was this week held elections and for the first time.
Was going to see a new opposition government come in democratically.
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