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Photo:  eyspahn via Creative Commons Examining the Meaning of One Person, One Vote
By Stephen Mortellaro January 5, 2016

Recently, I attended oral arguments in the Supreme Court case Evenwel v. Abbott. At the heart of this case is... Read more

News

electionary_logo Electionary Gearing Up for Primary Season
By Project Vote January 31, 2016

Electionary, a multi-state guide to election law, is now featuring or will soon feature some of the states that will... Read more

Election Legislation

welcome_to_maryland_cc_brownpau Advocates Call on Maryland General Assembly to Restore the Vote for 40,000 People
By Marissa Liebling January 14, 2016

Last year, lawmakers, community organizations, and religious, civil rights, and racial justice leaders undertook an important effort to restore voting... Read more

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Examining the Meaning of One Person, One Vote

Photo:  eyspahn via Creative Commons
By Stephen Mortellaro January 5, 2016

Recently, I attended oral arguments in the Supreme Court case Evenwel v. Abbott. At the heart of this case is... Read more

Looking Back at 2015

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By Project Vote December 31, 2015

The nationwide movement for social justice is garnering strength and speed, and Project Vote is working to meet that movement where it matters. Today we celebrate the accomplishments of our team and our allies this year, and we recommit ourselves to continuing the fight against inequality. Read more

What We Know, What We Can Do

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By Nakea West December 30, 2015

This is what we know. And, with your help, this is what we can do. Read more

Project Vote Welcomes New Staff

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By Project Vote December 15, 2015

Project Vote welcomes new election counsel, Archita Taylor. Read more

Civic Groups Sue North Carolina Over Voting Rights Violations

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By Erin Ferns Lee December 15, 2015

North Carolina citizens did everything right to get registered to vote. But the state is failing them. Read more

Last-Minute Restrictions on Voting Pushed by Michigan Lawmakers

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By Marissa Liebling December 14, 2015

As this year’s session comes to an end, Michigan lawmakers are undertaking a last-minute to push a set of restrictive... Read more

Project Vote gets #Unselfie on #GivingTuesday

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By Project Vote December 1, 2015

We couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate this day of giving than to share with you our #UNselfies, and show you why we work towards voting rights for all. Read more

Alabama Agrees to Make Voter Registration Easier After DOJ Threatens to Sue

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By Erin Ferns Lee November 24, 2015

As we reported last month, Alabama has received negative attention for its actions against voters, particularly those in low-income communities.... Read more

How Electronic Poll Books Improve Elections

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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

Join the Fight. Join Project Vote.

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By Project Vote November 20, 2015

Project Vote is currently hiring. Read more