The Trump administration has supported plenty of moves to make it harder to vote. But an under-the-radar action President Trump took last year.
Voter Access articles on Democracy Chronicles
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Governor Janet Mills signed a bill into law yesterday making Maine the 16th state to adopt automatic voter registration (AVR).
A lawsuit alleging widespread voting problems in Georgia is pursuing an ambitious solution: restoration of the Voting Rights Act .
New York’s state Senate on Wednesday approved an automatic voter registration bill, sending the legislation to the full state assembly.
The Voter Participation Center is mailing 139,000 voter registration forms to Arizona residents.The group is targeting African Americans and others.
A controversial bill surrounding the administration of elections isn’t sitting well with those who fought to have early voting on college campuses.
Barton Community College’s Science and Math building will no longer be a voting site for residents of Barton County Township-A.
A new law has been proposed in the state legislature, ostensibly to protect voters, but the re-vote comes at a pivotal moment for absentee voting.
Voter registration non-profit HeadCount was onsite and hard at work getting music lovers both young and old involved in our country’s democratic system.
Two recent documentary films about elections and election laws were made in Fayetteville and show voters having trouble voting in 2016.