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By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote It’s Trump vs. Democracy Congresswoman Grace Meng penned an op-ed in the New York Daily News calling out Pres. Trump’s never-ending attack on democracy. Rep. Meng, a member of Let America Vote’s Board of Advisors,emphasized the existential threat that Trump poses: “Trump is unabashedly […]

By Kate Brown, Governor of Oregon In my experience, when politicians try to make it harder for their constituents to vote, it means they are scared of being held accountable to their electors. From what we’ve seen in D.C. and across the country this year, there are a lot of politicians scared about their reelection […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote Let America Vote releases 2019 state-by-state voting legislation report This week, Let America Vote released a comprehensive report compiling voting-related legislation introduced at the state level during the 2019 session. It can be hard to follow all of the voting legislation being proposed across […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote Happy National Voter Registration Day Although it got overshadowed by a little story out of D.C., Tuesday was National Voter Registration Day! Celebrities from Tom Hanks and Michelle Obama to Meek Mill and Taylor Swift urged their fans to register to vote. If you […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote New Hampshire Gov. Sununu continues assault on democracy New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu dedicated his summer to making voting harder and less fair for Granite Staters. Last Friday, Gov. Sununu vetoed a bill that would have established no-excuse absentee voting in New Hampshire. Establishing […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote Closing time: Republicans shutting down polling places in the South Since the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act in 2013, Republicans have been working overtime to suppress the vote of minorities. This week, The Leadership Conference Education Fund released a report, entitled “Democracy […]