Press Releases

New York, NY — Across the United States, a long-term under-investment in the people who make the mechanics of our elections function properly,...

October 25, 2006

New York, NY — Today, 100 million Americans are involved with organizations or movements engaged in social change. Despite vast and quickly improvi...

October 24, 2006

New York, NY — More than 5 million Americans are directly denied the right to vote, and millions more are misinformed about their eligibility...

October 24, 2006

New York, NY — Millions of disabled and language-minority American citizens face impediments to voting because many states do not meet federal...

October 20, 2006

NEWARK, NJ — In an effort to increase voter participation in the Garden State, the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey and other high...

October 19, 2006

New York, NY — Provisional ballots could again be a leading concern at the polls this year, with new figures showing one in three — more than...

October 17, 2006

New York, NY — Millions of eligible voters could lose their right to vote in coming years if new state and national photo identification and p...

October 16, 2006

New York, NY — Economic Opportunity and a healthy democracy should be central focuses of America's political debate, according to a new policy...

October 4, 2006

Cleveland, OH —A federal lawsuit filed in Cleveland today charges that Ohio's Secretary of State, Kenneth Blackwell, and the Director of its Depart...

September 21, 2006

Cleveland, OH — A federal lawsuit filed in Cleveland today charges that Ohio's Secretary of State, Kenneth Blackwell, and the Director of its...

September 21, 2006