High voter purge rates persist in the US despite being a problem for quite some time now. Sadly, an analysis shows the problem may persist further.
Voter Suppression articles on Democracy Chronicles
Voter suppression is an illegal strategy to influence the outcome of an election by discouraging or preventing people from exercising their right to vote. Also see our section on American democracy and our articles on Voter Turnout and Voter Access.
In the run-up to the 2020 vote and in a context of deepening threats to US values, Brennan captures questions the electorate must ask of the next President.
College students voted at record levels in 2018 midterm, paving the way for the Democrats’ victory in key states, some Republicans have taken notice.
The Court’s rulings today upend our democratic principles by allowing party politics to determine the outcomes of our elections.
Two recent documentary films about elections and election laws were made in Fayetteville and show voters having trouble voting in 2016.
On Monday, a U.S. House subcommittee on elections held a hearing in Ft. Lauderdale on voting rights and election administration.
Voter suppression and Russian interference are some of the greatest barriers to minority voting in 2020, the National Urban League said.
The bill signed by Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee about fines over incomplete forms and missed deadlines is simply about creating “elections with integrity.”
The Texas secretary of state has agreed to end a review of the voter rolls for supposed non-citizens that was flawed from the start.
A movie version of Georgia’s 2018 election coming soon. The title makes it clear where he’s headed: “Suppressed: The True Story of Georgia’s 2018 Election.”