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Beto O'Rourke Wants To Increase Voter Registration. But Can It Work?
O’Rourke proposed implementing same-day and automatic voter registration across all 50 states, an effort he claims will register 50 million more Americans to vote.
Georgia Stops Voting By Felons Using Broadest Reading Of Law
Thousands of Georgia residents are cut off from voting due to a vaguely worded law that state election officials interpret in the strictest possible manner.
Texas Secretary Of State Resigns After Failed Effort To Purge Voter Rolls
David Whitley drew widespread criticism after he claimed nearly 100,000 noncitizens were on the voter rolls. It turned out many of those people were eligible to vote.
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Maine Senate Passes National Popular Vote Bill To Bypass Electoral College
The bill now heads to the state's House for consideration.
Civil Rights Groups Sue Tennessee Over New Law That Puts Voter Registration Drives At Risk
The law, effective Oct. 1, calls for fines if at least 100 incomplete voter applications are turned in. It also allows criminal penalties for knowingly breaking the rules.
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The Texas AG Says Voter Fraud Is A Big Problem. His Cases Suggest Otherwise.
A closer look at election fraud cases Attorney General Ken Paxton resolved in 2018 suggests many of them were minor.
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Feds Are Probing 'Election Irregularities' In North Carolina Congressional Race
The North Carolina Board of Elections ordered a new election last month, saying a GOP win was tainted by fraud.
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It Doesn’t Matter If They Voted By Mistake. A Trump Appointee In North Carolina Doesn’t Care.
Legal immigrants in North Carolina, and an American citizen, made explainable mistakes. But prosecutors aren't giving them a break and are making an example of them.
Stacey Abrams Is Channeling Her Anger Into A Fight For Voting Rights
“I’m still angry,” the former candidate for Georgia governor said of her narrow loss in November, speaking at an LGBTQ event in San Francisco.
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North Carolina Election Board Finds Evidence Of Significant Fraud To Help GOP Candidate
The board’s executive director said an operative for candidate Mark Harris tried to conceal illegal acts with absentee ballots.
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Texas Governor Abbott Is Fine With His State’s Disastrous Voter Probe
Citizens fear they've been wrongly flagged, while legal groups and Democratic legislators work to get it halted.
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Texas County Asks Voters To Prove Their Citizenship, Then Says Never Mind
58 people in one Texas county received two letters regarding a request for citizenship information.
Mitch McConnell: Democrats' Voting Rights Bill Just A 'Political Power Grab'
The Senate majority leader said the For The People Act, proposed by Democrats, doesn't "pass the laugh test."
Latino Group Sues To Stop Texas From Scrubbing Voter Rolls
The state’s new scrutiny of nearly 100,000 voters’ citizenship violates the Voting Rights Act, the lawsuit says.
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There’s “An Extraordinary Groundswell Of Support” To Make Voting Easier For Americans
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State lawmakers across the country have introduced at least 230 voting rights bills since the November election.
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New York Lawmakers Approve Early Voting And Other Voting Reforms
Despite its reputation as a progressive state, New York's election laws are extremely restrictive.
Rep. Steve Cohen Introduces Bills To Get Rid Of Electoral College, Stop Presidents Self-Pardoning
The bills are unlikely to pass.
New York's Horrific Voting Laws Might Actually Get Changed
Now that Democrats have complete control over the state government, they say they will swiftly push changes to the state's restrictive voting laws.
Democrat Dan McCready Retracts Concession Amid North Carolina Election Fraud Probe
The congressional candidate has slammed alleged absentee ballot fraud and has called on Republican rival Mark Harris to "tell us exactly what he knew."
Nancy Pelosi On North Carolina Election Fraud: We Can Refuse To Seat That Congressman
Any newly elected House member can object to the swearing-in of Republican Mark Harris amid his election scandal.
Democrats Fall Short Of Ousting New Hampshire Secretary of State
Bill Gardner, who served on Trump’s voter fraud commission, barely hangs on.
Congressman Calls For Hearing Into North Carolina Election Fraud Reports
"Votes have been stolen by preying on senior and minority voters, and now a cloud of doubt and suspicion hangs over this election,” Rep. Gerry Connolly said.
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Election Fraud Hearing Could Change Outcome Of North Carolina Vote
By Gary D. Robertson, AP
The Republican candidate leads his opponent by 905 votes.
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North Carolina Delays Certifying Results Of Congressional Race Amid Probe Of Irregularities
State investigators are reportedly examining issues with absentee ballots.
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Stacey Abrams Says She Faced Issues Voting In Georgia's Midterm Election
The attorney says a poll worker incorrectly told her she had already requested an absentee ballot when she attempted to vote in person.
Georgia Lawmaker Arrested Amid Protest To Count Every Vote In Governor Race
State Sen. Nikema Williams said she just wanted her constituents’ “voices to be heard.”
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