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- Jul 26, 2016
The Democrats unveiled a 2016 platform that includes robust and specific campaign finance reform language and strong protections for voting rights. Will they match their rhetoric with action?
- Jul 20, 2016
A full panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today ruled in a 9 – 6 decision that Texas’ discriminatory voter ID law violates the Voting Rights Act and cannot be enforced in the upcoming presidential election.
- Jul 14, 2016
Our new report explains how, despite a corporate spending ban, conventions are corporate-backed affairs.
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- Jul 28, 2016
The Campaign Legal Center and the Voting Rights Institute submit comments to the Bureau to protect voting power of minority communities
- Jul 19, 2016
Even though presumptive nominee Donald Trump spent much of the primary campaign blasting the current out-of-balance and “rigged” political system, the 2016 platform continues the GOP’s hostility toward reforming our democracy.
Ready, Willing, and Able—to Vote: An Overview of the Issues Faced by People with Disabilities in VotingJul 14, 2016
This week marks the first ever National Disability Voter Registration Week, which seeks to mobilize the 30 million people with disabilities who are eligible to vote and draw attention to the unique challenges they face.