by Josh Israel Posted on September 11, 2014
The audio was released a day after the Senior Deputy Whip for the Georgia Senate Republicans vowed to block early voting dates and locations he felt would attract African American voters.
by Josh Israel Posted on September 9, 2014 Updated: September 9, 2014
Georgia state Senator Fran Millar (R) vowed to do everything he can to stop Sunday early voting and an early voting location popular among African American voters.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on September 5, 2014
"People died for that right [to vote] and now they want to take it away. It's just wrong."
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by Ian Millhiser Posted on September 4, 2014
If Judge Peter Economus' reasoning is ultimately upheld by a higher court, that would be a serious blow to efforts by many state lawmakers to enact laws restricting the franchise.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on August 12, 2014
The NAACP and voting rights groups are usually allies. So why are they at war over redistricting in Florida?
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 11, 2014
And voter fraud at the polls is still only slightly more common than unicorns.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on August 8, 2014 Updated: August 10, 2014
"If you can control who votes and where they vote, you control the power."
by Josh Israel Posted on July 30, 2014
The Board confirmed Wednesday that the letters accidentally went to voters who had merely moved within Virginia -- not voters with registrations in multiple states.
by Aviva Shen Posted on June 25, 2014
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) eked out a victory Tuesday night, showing the GOP establishment just how badly they need to recruit non-white voters.
by Adam Peck, Ben Wrobel - Guest Contributor Posted on June 18, 2014 Updated: August 26, 2014
Fifty years after civil rights activists famously descended on Mississippi to register black voters, what would a modern Freedom Summer look like?