It makes no sense at all for states to be registering people to vote online, but then not using that same system to make it easy for voters to sign ballot access petitions.
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Many who plan to vote absentee cannot come in person because of disability, illness, travel, work or family obligations. Some voters may be deterred.
It is especially outrageous for Native Americans to still have to fight to prove residency despite being the only Americans whose ancestors were born and raised on this land for millenium.
Early voting ahead of midterms reveals vote related problems like, rejected voter registrations, malfunctioning voting machines and voter confusion.
Common Cause celebrates US District Court for Northern District of Georgia granting emergency relief to Georgia voters ensuring access to ballot in midterm.
Federal judges on Wednesday ordered Ohio to allow voters who had been purged for not voting over a six-year period to participate in this year’s election.
Leadership Conference with other civil rights groups launched voter education campaign this week focused on Georgia’s voters with pending registrations.
Republican officials in Pennsylvania filed a lawsuit on Monday against Democrat Lindsey Williams running for the 38th Senate District.
Center for American Progress examines ways which conservative lawmakers suppresses the votes of people of color, young people, and people with disabilities.
First-in-the-nation bill automatically registers all eligible Oregonians to vote when they obtain or renew a driver’s license or state identification card.