Voting Access

State Dems relate their experiences on the front lines of the...

WASHINGTON—State Democratic legislators on Tuesday outlined their efforts to not only protect voting rights, but also expand them in their Republican-controlled state legislatures. During a...

U.S. Senate Democrats push voting rights bills, lambast Georgia election law

If the rules in Georgia's controversial 2021 voting overhaul were in place before last November's historic U.S. Senate races were pushed to Jan. 5...

‘Our democracy is in peril’: Women risk arrest in voting rights...

WASHINGTON—Diane Howard of Cleveland traveled to the nation’s capital with hundreds of other women to urge Congress to pass an elections overhaul and undo...

Denying systemic racism exists and enacting racist policies go hand-in-hand |...

As the Louisiana House argued this past session about whether systemic racism even exists, there was a one-on-one debate on the Senate floor between...

Louisiana’s Election Integrity Commission folds after two meetings

After holding just two organizational meetings since it was founded this year in response to baseless allegations of voter fraud, the Louisiana Commission on...

‘The Big lie is just that, a big lie’: In Philly,...

PHILADELPHIA — Returning to the state that handed him the White House, President Joe Biden made a passionate plea Tuesday for Americans to rise up...

Anti-poverty advocates urge Congress to act on voting rights, minimum wage,...

WASHINGTON—The Poor People’s Campaign announced on Monday the beginning of a weeks-long push calling on Congress to end the Senate filibuster and pass voting...

VP Harris says DNC will pour $25M into voting rights protection

WASHINGTON—Vice President Kamala Harris announced Thursday that the Democratic National Committee will spend $25 million to protect voting rights, in response to a wave...

Supreme Court upholds Arizona ‘ballot harvesting’ ban, in setback for voting...

The U.S. Supreme Court upheld Arizona’s ban on third-party ballot collections, reversing the 9th Circuit’s ruling last year that the prohibition violated the Voting...

Republicans push back against federal approval for changes in state voting...

WASHINGTON—Republicans during a U.S. House Judiciary panel hearing on Tuesday argued that a bill that would reinstate a preclearance section of the 1965 Voting...

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