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Format: 08-01-2015
Format: 08-01-2015
Toward an Equal Electorate draws upon available data to show that low-income voter registration in public assistance agencies have increased anywhere from 22 percent to over 2,600 percent compared to...
October 29, 2008 | Policy Brief |
The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals reverses the lower court's August 2007 dismissal of the case, holding that both Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner and Director Helen E. Jones-Kelley of the...
October 28, 2008 | Litigation |
Under the Help America Vote Act of 2002 (HAVA), voters whose names cannot be found on the voter rolls on Election Day or who cannot meet HAVA’s new voter identification requirement must be ...
October 24, 2008 | Policy Brief |
Scott Novakowski
Voter registrations in Virginia public assistance agencies declined by 87 percent between 1995-1996 and 2005-2006, despite increased enrollment in public benefit programs like food stamps. Field...
October 20, 2008 | Report |
Demos and other voting rights advocates filed a "friend-of-the court" brief in the Southern District Court of Ohio, pointing out that wholesale purging of state voter rolls based on discrepancies...
October 7, 2008 | Litigation |
The Ohio Supreme Court rejected an effort by Ohio Republicans to halt Same-Day Registration (SDR), ruling that the procedure is lawful under longstanding Ohio law.
September 29, 2008 | Litigation |
A Federal District Court in the Southern District of Ohio issued a ruling refusing a request by the Ohio Republican Party to halt Same-Day Registration, but ruled that the state must permit observers...
September 29, 2008 | Litigation |
Siding with voting rights groups and Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner, U.S. District Judge James Gwin of the Northern District of Ohio held that county boards of elections must allow...
September 29, 2008 | Litigation |
Demos
Demos and other voting rights advocates filed a "friend-of-the-court" brief in the Ohio Supreme Court today the court to uphold Ohios procedures allowing a period of Same-Day Registration (SDR) for...
September 24, 2008 | Litigation |