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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 […]

A message from Let America Vote Board Chairman Abe Rakov, Executive Director Suzy Smith and Senior Advisor Brendan Summers Let America Vote’s boots-on-the-ground-model for advancing voting rights and electing progressive, pro-democracy candidates paid dividends once again on Tuesday, delivering big wins across our five targeted states. In New Hampshire, Democrats won back the state House […]

To: Interested Parties From: Brendan Summers, national campaigns director, Let America Vote Date: October 30, 2018 RE: Let America Vote’s pre-election strategy NATIONAL BACKGROUND Since launching in 2017, Let America Vote has sought to create political consequences for politicians who suppress eligible Americans’ right to vote. That means identifying pro-democracy candidates and pouring grassroots resources […]

By Emily Kong, digital organizer, Let America Vote Election Day is less than two weeks away and we have our foot on the gas protecting voting rights. We turned our hard work into a lot of fun last weekend with our GOTV door-knocking competition, when our teams in five states competed to knock on the […]

By Emily Kong, digital organizer, Let America Vote Let America Vote’s field teams are on the ground in five states, knocking doors every day to make the case for pro-democracy candidates. From Georgia to New Hampshire to Iowa, voter suppression is on the march, with politicians disenfranchising eligible voters just so they can win elections. […]