by Judd Legum Posted on February 22, 2015 Updated: February 25, 2015
Over the last two years there has been a stunning -- and mostly overlooked -- attack on voting rights in the United States.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 17, 2015 Updated: February 18, 2015
"They're saying to working Georgians and seniors and communities of color and the young: 'We're not interested in your participation,'" said Dr. Francys Johnson with the Georgia NAACP.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 13, 2015 Updated: February 13, 2015
"I say, at some point in time, you've got to forgive people...and you've got to move on," Alabama's Secretary of State John Merrill told ThinkProgress.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on February 9, 2015 Updated: February 9, 2015
The smart money would not bet on the right to vote prevailing before the Roberts Court.
by Kira Lerner Posted on January 16, 2015
The suit claims that the vote of the white minority in Dallas County has been suppressed by redistricting.
by Kira Lerner Posted on January 7, 2015 Updated: January 8, 2015
The suit is seeking a satellite voting center on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation so that residents do not have to travel almost 30 miles to vote.
by Kira Lerner Posted on January 5, 2015 Updated: January 5, 2015
Pasadena, Texas voters approved a measure which would convert two district seats to at-large districts elected by the population as a whole.
by Kira Lerner Posted on January 2, 2015
Voting Rights have deteriorated in the U.S. since the victory depicted in the movie Selma.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on December 18, 2014
The election rules in Ferguson all but ensure that white school board members will set policies for black students.
by Josh Israel Posted on November 19, 2014 Updated: November 19, 2014
229 voters in Houston’s Harris County, 27 in San Antonio’s Bexar County, and 99 in Dallas County.