Category: New Jersey

New Guides for Helping Citizens Register to Vote

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Project Vote has released new guides to voter registration laws for several states. Project Vote developed these guides on behalf of our... Read more

New Jersey Failing to Offer Voter Registration to Low-Income Residents

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National Voting Rights Groups Put Lt. Gov. Guadagno and DHS on Notice for Violations of Federal Law Trenton, N.J. –... Read more

Students Challenge New Jersey Voter Registration Law

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Project Vote board member and Rutgers professor of law, Frank Askin and Kinoy-Stavis Public Interest Fellow, Yael Bromberg write on... Read more

Victory for Youth Voting in NJ

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In 1985 New Jersey Governor Tom Kean signed New Jersey’s High School Voter Registration Law (HSVRL), which mandated that schools... Read more

Three States Propose Laws to Improve Youth Voter Registration Access

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In recent years, six states have adopted measures to help ingrain the democratic process in the nation’s young people earlier... Read more

Voter Groups Go to Court to Fight for Voting Rights of High School Students in New Jersey

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TRENTON–The American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey, Project Vote, and the Fair Elections Legal Network submitted a brief seeking... Read more

Voting Rights Coalition Offers New Jersey Guidance on High School Voter Registration

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As part of an ongoing effort to make voter registration easier and more accessible for young citizens, Project Vote –... Read more

N.J. Dept. of Education Investigates High School Registration Rules

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In a group effort with the New Jersey Department of Public Advocate and several other organizations, Project Vote filed papers... Read more

Living the Past in the Present: Voter Intimidation Tactics Still Thrive in America

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In observance of Black History month, it is fitting to revisit America’s less than stellar record in the ongoing effort... Read more

Project Vote Joins Petition for High School Registration Regulations in New Jersey

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As part of coalition of voting rights groups, Project Vote and the New Jersey Department of Public Advocate filed a petition with the State Board of Elections today, proposing new regulations to improve and enforce voter registration efforts in New Jersey Schools. Read more