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Photo: Project Vote How the Obama Administration is Failing Would-Be Voters
By Niyati Shah October 29, 2015

Yesterday, three of America’s leading voting rights organizations—including the organization I work with, Project Vote—wrote to the President of the... Read more


Photo: wyofile via Creative Commons How Electronic Poll Books Improve Elections
By Erin Ferns Lee, Marissa Liebling November 23, 2015

Modernizing our election procedures is a win-win for election officials and voters alike. One such commonsense reform is the adoption... Read more

Election Legislation

Photo- debaird via Creative Commons The Good News, and Bad News, About Voting Rights in America
By Marissa Liebling October 27, 2015

This post was originally published at the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy’s blog, ACS Blog. The year before... Read more

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Archaic Voter Registration Procedures Leave Citizens Behind

By Erin Ferns Lee August 12, 2010

Access to voter registration—the basis of democratic participation—is still limited in the 21st century by overly restrictive, “horse-and-buggy” laws across... Read more