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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 […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote North Carolina: Gerrymandered maps OUT. Fair maps IN. On Tuesday, voting rights advocates received the best news on gerrymandering in a long time. Three state judges in North Carolina struck down the state’s legislative maps as a partisan gerrymander, because the maps “do not […]

Let America Vote PAC today endorsed Mayor Joyce Craig in her re-election campaign for Mayor of Manchester, New Hampshire. “As Granite State voters have seen their voting rights stripped away by Gov. Chris Sununu and New Hampshire Republicans, Manchester Mayor Joyce Craig has been a powerful voice for voter protection. The people of Manchester—and all […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote Good voting rights news in the heartland On Wednesday, a federal appeals court ruled that Indiana could not kick voters off voting rolls without warning. The law at issue was passed in 2017 and allowed election officials to cancel a voter’s registration without notifying […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote New Hampshire Gov. Sununu v. Democracy This week, Granite State Gov. Chris Sununu continued his assault on democracy by vetoing a bill that would have removed unnecessary barriers for eligible New Hampshire voters. Democratic House Majority Leader Doug Ley criticized the veto: “The military […]

Let America Vote PAC today endorsed a slate of 32 voting rights champions in their races for the Virginia General Assembly. “Let America Vote PAC is proud to endorse these candidates who will fight for fair and free elections for all Virginians,” Let America Vote National Political Director Porsha White said. “We’ll be turning out […]