This November, people who care about enhancing democratic principles have a few things to feel good about. But, in the toxic political environment that
In their incessant quest to find ever more creative and nasty ways to suppress the vote, Florida Republicans have come up with a doozy.
They may not have needed photo ID to cast their ballots, but in the 2013 city election, New York City voters would have done
In a trend that adds a nice dose of fairness to election laws, 22 states now allow citizens who will be 18 years old
Sorry, vote suppressors: Missouri–yes, deep red Missouri–is offering a granule of good news on the voting -rights front. Secretary of State Jason Kander [a
A classic country/western song says: “If you want to play in Texas, you gotta have a fiddle in the band.” Well, if you want
For many years, the federal voter-registration form used in virtually all states has required that the person filling it out swear that he/she is
The fallout continues. States that previously wouldn’t have dared to impose voting restrictions that disenfranchised minorities–and, of course, Democrats–are back in business. Florida is