States with low election turnout did little in 2023 to expand voting access

By: - June 17, 2023 6:00 am
Poll workers check in a voter at a polling station at David R. Cawley Middle School on February 11, 2020 in Hookset, New Hampshire.

An analysis by States Newsroom found that eight states had voter turnout rates of below 50% when averaged between the last two national elections, and several of those states have since imposed new restrictions that are likely to make voting harder. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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