Rhode Island on Wednesday became the ninth state to adopt automatic voter registration (AVR), a reform aimed at expanding access to voter rolls. 181 more words
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The White House voting commission’s first in-person meeting did little to reassure critics who fear the panel is being used to lay the groundwork for new restrictions on voting. 996 more words
Great piece in the Nation: July 18, 2017. If there are 7 million Obama-to-Trump voters, why didn’t Trump’s vote total increase by 7 million?
The U.S. Justice Department is arguing that a federal court should walk away from the long-running legal challenge to Texas’s voter ID law and trust the state to properly educate voters about the measure. 417 more words
The White House voting commission is set to hold its first in-person meeting Wednesday, as critics of the panel continue to sound the alarm about its work. 733 more words
Is your state trying to pass laws that make it harder to vote? Consult the Brennan Center’s info and maps, and if the answer is yes, fight back. 318 more words