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Format: 10-20-2017
Format: 10-20-2017
Introduction The plaintiffs — all non-profit organizations — challenge California’s implementation of the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (“NVRA” or “Act”). 52 U.S.C. § 20501 et seq.1 The Act...
August 28, 2017 | Litigation |
Demos
In January 2016, Oregon became the first state in the country to implement Automatic Voter Registration (AVR).1 AVR increases access to voting by using information already provided to governments...
July 26, 2017 | Policy Brief |
Brian Schaffner
Jesse Rhodes
Methodology: Demos sponsored an online survey among 1,536 registered voters, conducted June 5 to June 14, 2017. The research included a base sample of registered voters and, for deeper...
July 14, 2017 | Explainer |
Demos
INTRODUCTION  For our democracy to thrive, the freedom to vote must be fiercely protected for all citizens, regardless of class or privilege. Yet, much work needs to be done to ensure...
July 7, 2017 | Report |
Stuart Naifeh
Dear Secretary Ashcroft: We write on behalf of the League of Women Voters of Missouri, the St. Louis and Greater Kansas City Chapters of the A. Philip Randolph Institute, persons eligible to...
July 6, 2017 | Advocacy Letter |
Naila Awan, Demos
Denise D. Lieberman, Advancement Project
Dear Secretary of State: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights (“The Leadership Conference”), a diverse coalition of more than 200 national organizations committed to...
July 6, 2017 | Advocacy Letter |
The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
INTEREST OF AMICI CURIAE The American Civil Liberties Union Foundation (“ACLU”) is a nationwide, non-partisan organization of approximately 1.6 million members, nearly 300 staff attorneys...
June 12, 2017 | Litigation |
Stuart Naifeh, Dēmos
Naila Awan, Dēmos
Sophia Link Lakin, American Civil Liberties Foundation, Inc.
Sean J. Young, American Civil Liberties Foundation of Georgia, Inc.
Dear Secretary Lawson, We write on behalf of Common Cause Indiana, their respective members, and other Indiana voters to notify you that Indiana Code (“Ind. Code”) § 3-7-38.2-5(d),...
June 9, 2017 | Advocacy Letter |
Stuart Naifeh, Demos
Cameron Bell, Demos
Sophia Lin Lakin, American Civil Liberties Union Foundation
Jan P. Mensz, ACLU of Indiana
Robert D. Newell, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Summary Priorities USA is in the midst of a research project analyzing “swing voters” and “turnout voters” in the 2016 election in order to glean lessons that can be applied to strengthen...
May 9, 2017 | Report |
Guy Cecil, Chairman, Priorities USA Civis Analytics
Dear Mr. Valentine and Mr. Brehm: We write on behalf of VotoLatino, Hispanic Federation, MinKwon Center for Community Action (“MinKwon”), Chhaya Community Development Corporation (“Chhaya CDC”),...
March 8, 2017 | Advocacy Letter |
Stuart Naifeh
Naila Awan
Allie Boldt
Niyati Shah, Project Vote
Jose L. Perez, LatinoJustice PRLDEF
Jackson Chin, LatinoJustice PRLDEF
Joanna E. Cuevas Ingram, LatinoJustice PRLDEF
Margaret Fung, Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund
Jerry Vattamala, Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund