Voting Rights

Aside from the financial and human costs, it is impossible to organize when Republicans make that very act illegal.
State senators have paved the way to possibly take over elections in Georgia's most populous county.
Texas Democrats who fled their state want Senate leaders to work through the August recess and speed up efforts to pass federal voting rights legislation.
Democratic state reps from Texas met with Abrams to discuss combating GOP efforts to curtail voting access.
Rev. William Barber’s Poor People’s Campaign is leading a 27-mile, multiday march against voter suppression, urging Congress to take action on voting rights.
Moses was central to the 1964 “Freedom Summer” in which hundreds of students went to the South to register voters.
GOP lawmakers in Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania are trying to circumvent Democratic vetoes as they prepare for 2022.
The Democratic lawmaker joined Black women demonstrating for the Senate to pass federal voting rights legislation.
Over 50 Texas Democrats left the state earlier this week in an effort to block voter suppression legislation.
“I believe every person is a child of God, capable of being redeemed.” President Joe Biden’s federal court nominee, Myrna Pérez defended the right to vote.