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Format: 09-19-2014
Format: 09-19-2014
Thank you for this opportunity to submit testimony regarding the damage that Citizens United and the rise of Super PACs has done to our system of democratic government.  In the text below I will...
July 24, 2012 | Testimony |
In this Complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Pennsylvania, plaintiffs point to what they say is clear evidence that the Secretary of the Commonwealth and the Pennsylvania...
July 5, 2012 | Litigation |
According to all available data, the voter participation rate of the first Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, is among the lowest of any ethnic group in the country. There are complex...
June 18, 2012 | Report |
We are writing on behalf of Arkansas State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, League of United Latin American Citizens, persons eligible to register to vote...
June 14, 2012 | Litigation |
This letter details violations of the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) and demands that the Alabama Secretary of State act immediately to bring the state into full compliance with the law or...
June 13, 2012 | Litigation |
Demos, along with a coalition of national voting rights groups including Project Vote, the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, the NAACP, and the law firm of Dechert LLP, filed a Complaint...
June 11, 2012 | Litigation |
Demos
  The report is timed to the two-day federal trial that starts tomorrow morning that will redraw Kansas’ legislative districts. If the Court were to adopt the House’s proposed map, Kansas would...
May 28, 2012 | Policy Brief |
Peter Wagner
This amicus brief, submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court on May 18, 2012, argues that the Court should not summarily reverse the decision of the Montana Supreme Court upholding a state law restricting...
May 18, 2012 | Litigation |
Demos
The ability to cast a ballot that will be counted is a fundamental freedom that protects the other essential rights that Americans hold dear. The freedom to vote is how Americans, regardless of...
May 17, 2012 | Policy Brief |
In a Complaint filed today in federal district court in Boston, plaintiffs point to what they say is clear evidence that the Commonwealth and DTA are not complying with federal law: The number...
May 15, 2012 | Litigation |
Demos
Project Vote
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights