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By Porsha White, National Political Director, Let America Vote On the campaign trail, 2020 Democratic presidential candidates have repeated the refrain that, if it weren’t for voter suppression, Stacey Abrams would be the governor of Georgia.  “Let’s say this loud and clear — without voter suppression, Stacey Abrams would be the governor of Georgia,” says […]

A look into how well states are protecting fair, free and accessible elections By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote Let America Vote is fighting to protect voting rights across the United States. That’s why we’ve compiled this analysis to reveal how well states are actually doing to promote fair and […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote Bevin concedes in Kentucky: Time for voting rights restoration After over a week of pouting and making up voter fraud conspiracy theories, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin finally conceded defeat to Governor-elect Andy Beshear. This is a major win for Democrats in Kentucky, and should […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote Flipping awesome: Virginia goes blue On Tuesday, Virginia voters flipped both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly! With control of the House of Delegates, Senate, and governorship, Virginia will now be able to implement measures to improve access to the ballot and promote free […]

By Tori DeGiosio, Digital Director, Let America Vote Last night, Democrats had major victories in state and local races across the country. Here’s our recap: Virginia Virginia’s General Assembly flipped blue. And 19 (and counting) of our endorsed candidates won! These races were particularly important to our team. Virginia is where Let America Vote got […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote BIG ELECTIONS NEXT WEEK It’s time to get out the vote! There are huge elections taking place next Tuesday in Virginia, Kentucky, Louisiana and Mississippi. The elections have major implications for voting rights and the fight against gerrymandering. Let America Vote has endorsed candidates […]