Voter registration is only the first step: we also have to make sure that registrants get on the rolls, and stay on the rolls.
Additionally, we fight to make sure that voter registration and list maintenance policies are publicly transparent, in order to ensure that states are not using arbitrary, error-prone, or politically-motivated criteria for rejecting applicants or purging voters.
This policy brief addresses the importance of transparency in the voter registration and list maintenance process, discusses current law and efforts to ensure public access to voter registration information, and reviews some best practices for making information available to the public. Read more
Gov. Rick Scott’s effort to remove voters who are not American citizens from voter registration rolls has suffered a one-two punch in the past week. Read more
Marking a major victory for Florida voters, the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit ruled on Tuesday that Florida’s 2012 voter purge program violated federal law. Read more
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U.S. Department of Justice submitted this statement of interest in NC NAACP v. NC SBOE, a case concerning wrongful purging of the voter rolls in North Carolina in violation of the National Voter Registration Act. Read more
Court order granting plaintiff's motion to withdraw motion for a preliminary injunction, in light of defendant's good faith concessions. Read more
Sec. of State Brian Kemp's response to plaintiff's response for a preliminary injunction. Read more
Court order granting 1199SEIU's motion to intervene in Bellitto v. Snipes. Read more
Motion for 1199SEIU to intervene in Bellitto v. Snipes Read more
Court order on plaintiff's motion for a preliminary injunction and defendants' motion to dismiss. Read more
Memo in Support of Motion for Preliminary Injunction in Georgia NAACP v. Kemp Read more
Motion for Preliminary Injunction in Georgia NAACP v. Kemp Read more
Exhibit 4 in Georgia NAACP v. Kemp: Garcia-Castillo Notification Letter Read more