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Format: 10-19-2017
Format: 10-19-2017
The assault on the right to vote that has taken place in 2011 is historic in terms of its geographic scope and intensity. The state laws that have been passed to curtail early voting, make voter...
September 8, 2011 | Policy Brief |
Demos
We write on behalf of the Michigan State Conference  of the NAACP, persons eligible to register to vote that it represents, and others similarly situated to notify you that the State of...
August 22, 2011 | Litigation |
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Project Vote!
NAACP
A mandatory government-issued photo identification requirement would clearly substantially burden the voting rights of the young, the elderly, renters, non-drivers, racial minorities, and the poor....
August 17, 2011 | Advocacy Letter |
Demos
After careful consideration of the parties' arguments and key precedents, we conclude that Maine's laws pass constitutional muster. Central to our holding is the nature of the laws NOM challenges...
August 11, 2011 | Litigation |
Demos
Dear Attorney General Holder, We are concerned about the restrictive voter identification legislation pending or already signed into law in a number of states.  Download the PDF to continue...
July 25, 2011 | Advocacy Letter |
Rep. Marcia L. Fudge
A preliminary analysis of the United States Election Assistance Commission’s (EAC) biennial report to Congress on the NVRA shows the dramatic impact that stepped-up oversight and enforcement of voter...
July 13, 2011 | Report |
Testimony of Steven Carbo Senior Program Director SB 641 Demos is a national, non-partisan research and advocacy organization headquartered in New York City.  Our Democracy Program works with...
July 5, 2011 | Testimony |
The Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Act created a public financing system to fund the primary and general election campaigns of candidates for state office. Candidates who opt to participate, and...
June 27, 2011 | Litigation |
Demos and other voting rights advocates file suit to force Georgia to comply with the National Voter Registration Act Introduction 1.  This action seeks declaratory and injunctive relief to...
June 6, 2011 | Litigation |
“Same Day Registration” (SDR) greatly expands opportunities for Americans to participate in the electoral process and cast a ballot that will be properly counted by allowing citizens to register and...
May 26, 2011 | Policy Brief |