Press Releases

Washington, D.C. — Let America Vote President Abe Rakov released the following statement urging New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu to sign bills that would repeal laws that suppress the vote of Granite State residents: “In 2017 and 2018, New Hampshire GOP legislators passed bills (SB 3 and HB 1264) that disenfranchised voters across New Hampshire. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Kansas City, Mo. — Let America Vote Board Chairman Abe Rakov issued the following statement on Wednesday after Nevada Democrats clinched a supermajority in the state Assembly: “A Democratic supermajority in the Nevada state Assembly is a victory for voting rights, ensuring that pro-voter, pro-democracy priorities are on the agenda in the Silver State,” Let […]

Kansas City, Mo. — Let America Vote Board Chairman Abe Rakov issued the following statement on Tuesday in response to the approval of Nevada’s Ballot Question 5, enacting automatic voter registration in the state. “Automatic voter registration is one of the best things a state can do to improve election security, increase voter participation and […]