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Washington, D.C. — Let America Vote President Abe Rakov released the following statement on Maine Gov. Mills’ signing of automatic voter registration legislation: “Let America Vote would like to thank Maine Gov. Janet Mills and the Maine legislature for passing automatic voter registration into law. The passage of automatic voter registration is one of the […]

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. […]

By Chris deLaubenfels, Director of Policy and Communications, Let America Vote Lies and Racial Gerrymandering The unearthed files of GOP gerrymandering mastermind Thomas Hofeller continue to reveal the extent of Republicans’ lies in implementing anti-voter policies. First, Hofeller’s files shed light on the true origin of the racist, pro-Republican citizenship question on the 2020 census. […]

By Chris deLaubenfels The 2020 Census: Advantageous to Republicans and Whites Last week, news broke that Thomas Hofeller, the GOP strategist behind Republicans’ gerrymandering strategy, was the driving force behind adding a citizenship question to the 2020 Census. Hofeller wrote that adding a citizenship question “would be advantageous to Republicans and non-Hispanic whites.” Hofeller later […]

Washington, D.C. — Let America Vote President Abe Rakov released the following statement on the Let NC Vote Act (House Bill 589) and Senate Bill 495: “North Carolina has been a hotbed of voter suppression and gerrymandering, so it’s great to see legislators pushing pro-democracy policies to clean up elections in the state. This commonsense legislation would […]

Washington, D.C. — Let America Vote President Abe Rakov released the following statement on the series of election reform bills moving forward in Colorado: “With the passage of these pro-voter, anti-corruption bills, Colorado will improve on its reputation as a national leader in voter inclusion and election integrity. This legislative package expands automatic voter registration and voter access, increases […]