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Washington, D.C. — Let America Vote President Abe Rakov released the following statement on the Let NC Vote Act (House Bill 589) and Senate Bill 495: “North Carolina has been a hotbed of voter suppression and gerrymandering, so it’s great to see legislators pushing pro-democracy policies to clean up elections in the state. This commonsense legislation would […]

Washington, D.C. — Let America Vote President Abe Rakov released the following statement on the series of election reform bills moving forward in Colorado: “With the passage of these pro-voter, anti-corruption bills, Colorado will improve on its reputation as a national leader in voter inclusion and election integrity. This legislative package expands automatic voter registration and voter access, increases […]

By George Hornedo, Senior Policy Advisor, Let America Vote As legislative sessions across the country start to wind down, we wanted to provide a look at some of the highs and lows this year when it comes to voting rights. 2019 has brought great progress in expanding access to the ballot box. According to the […]

Washington, D.C. — Let America Vote today announced that it has added nine members to its Board of Advisors. Oregon Governor Kate Brown, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf, Congresswoman Grace Meng (NY-06), Congresswoman Lauren Underwood (IL-14), California Secretary of State Alex Padilla, Iowa State Senate Democratic Leader Janet Petersen, Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin, Manchester Mayor Joyce Craig, […]

Kansas City, MO — Let America Vote will open a field office in Virginia and build up operations in a dozen more states in a major expansion of its nationwide effort to defend and expand voting rights. The expansion will build on grassroots-driven, voting-rights focused successes in both the 2017 and 2018 election cycles, and give […]