President Donald Trump’s continued bogus claims that between three and five million illegal votes were cast in the 2016 presidential election have drawn concern and criticism from voter fraud experts who say the allegation hurts the new administration’s credibility and paves the way for severe voter restrictions. Read more
As protesters rallied against his pick for chief strategist, President-elect Donald Trump's plan to nominate Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions as attorney general also immediately came under fire Friday from Massachusetts elected officials. Read more
Project Vote calls on Mr. Trump to reconsider his choice of Jefferson Sessions for Attorney General, and we call on the Senate Judiciary Committee to roundly reject the appointment should it move forward. Read more
The coming battles over voting rights will be the hardest in generations. Americans have struggled and died to expand access to the ballot, and we cannot allow their hard-fought progress to be rolled back now.
Now, as always, Project Vote is committed to holding the line on voting and civil rights, and to fighting the good fight for equality and inclusion for all Americans.
Project Vote is a national nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that promotes voting in low-income and minority communities. With an office in Washington, DC, Project Vote’s staff are experts in the fields of voting rights, election law, and large-scale voter contact programs.
Members of the media interested in reporting on Project Vote, general voter registration issues, election law and policy, or registration and voting trends among low-income or minority Americans should contact: