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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 […]

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 […]

I contacted 1,092 people this fall in the fight for democracy. As an intern for the national voting rights organization Let America Vote, I got to meet face-to-face with members of my community to ensure we elect leaders who will stand up for voting rights. The most satisfying feeling was when I got the chance […]

Kansas City, MO —  Let America Vote on Tuesday helped elect 100 leaders committed to protecting and advancing voting rights, making good on its promise to create political consequences for politicians who try to suppress the vote. That figure includes 49 red-to-blue flips and 51 Democratic holds across five states. Among its successes, Let America Vote aided […]