National Voter Registration Act

Columbus, OH — Demos and other voting rights advocates filed a brief in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio today urging the court to protect Ohio voters against unlawful purges on the eve of the presidential election.  The Ohio GOP has asked the court to...
10/07/2008
Press Release
On September 15, 2008, Demos Senior Counsel Lisa J. Danetz testified before the Senate Rules and Administration Committee in support of S.3308, the Veterans Voting Support Act.  S.3308 required that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) agree to state designations of its facilities as voter...
09/15/2008
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Notice of Filing, Missouri's Department of Social Services' Revised Plan for Compliance.
08/11/2008
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Demos President Miles Rapoport Issues Statement New York, NY — Today, Miles Rapoport, President of the national public policy center Demos, sent a letter of support to Senators Clinton, Feinstein, Leahy, Schumer, Kerry, Wyden, Reid, Murray and Obama for their sponsorship of S. 3308, introduced...
07/25/2008
Press Release
Finds Widespread Violations of Rights of Low-Income Persons under The National Voter Registration Act Kansas City, MO — United States District Judge Nanette K. Laughrey issued an order yesterday, July 15, 2008, directing the Missouri Department of Social Services immediately to comply with a...
07/16/2008
Press Release
Order issued by United States District Judge Nanette K. Laughrey directing the Missouri Department of Social Services immediately to comply with a federal law requiring agencies to provide voter registration applications and assistance to their clients.
07/15/2008
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The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Arizona's Department of Economic Security (DES), the state's public assistance agency, entered into an agreement to ensure the state's compliance with Section 7 of the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) of 1993.
05/21/2008
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The Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) and St. Louis resident Dionne O'Neal have filed a federal lawsuit today charging that the state of Missouri has failed to provide voter registration services to clients of state public assistance agencies, as required by the federal...
04/23/2008
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Leading National Advocacy Organizations File Suit to Enforce Federal National Voter Registration Act Kansas City, MO — The Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) and St. Louis resident Dionne O'Neal have filed a federal lawsuit today charging that the state of Missouri...
04/23/2008
Press Release
Testimony delivered by Democracy Program Counsel Lisa J. Danetz before the Committee on House Administration, Subcommittee on Elections United States House of Representatives on April 1, 2008.
04/01/2008
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