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Two years ago, the Supreme Court gutted the VRA. Senator Patrick Leahy and Congressman John Lewis have a plan to fix that.

A polling site in Oklahoma City

Non-voters are more progressive than voters as a whole. My new campaign will get them to the ballot box.

Joint session of congress

Without Title IX, women athletes would not have had the opportunities that they do today. We need a similar movement for women candidates.

Fifty years ago, African-Americans were denied the right to vote. Now the vast majority of Americans are being denied the rightful value of their vote.

Darryl Pinckney.

“There is no such thing as not voting” is the faith that Darryl Pinckney grew up in.

Corporations are not people, money is not speech, and votes must matter more than billionaires’ dollars.

It’s time to start enforcing Section 2 of the Fourteenth Amendment.

Democrats face significant obstacles in the fight to strengthen voting rights.

Early Voters

Voters in fourteen states faced new restrictions, and in several races, disenfranchised voters could have changed the outcome.

Blogs

“The American people have the right to hear from the full spectrum of their choices.”

June 24, 2015

North Carolina’s new voting restrictions are preventing African-Americans and Democrats from voting.

June 16, 2015

The leading crusader behind the myth of voter fraud now has the power to prosecute bogus fraud cases.

June 11, 2015

The newest challenge to voting rights would be a dramatic powergrab for the GOP. 

May 28, 2015

Nothing boosts turnout like giving votes a chance to do the right thing.

May 24, 2015

One of the nation’s leading advocates for voting rights, fair elections, and amending corporate cash out of politics wants to shake up the House.

April 20, 2015

After 150 years, it is time for the last Reconstruction Amendment.

April 16, 2015

The Supreme Court says GOP-drawn redistricting maps in Alabama may be unconstitutional racial gerrymanders.

March 25, 2015

One of the country's most restrictive voter ID laws will now be in effect.

March 23, 2015

House GOP lauds Netanyahu’s win as "hard-fought and well-earned."

March 20, 2015