Resources

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We urge Ohio to take immediate action to ease and modify absentee ballot laws so that thousands of voters are not disenfranchised during Ohio’s March 17, 2020 primary.
Testimony and Public Comment
Brenda Wright
Jen Miller
Ezra Rosenberg
Pooja Chaudhuri
One New York State bill would interrupt the cycle of discrimination that comes with employment credit checks.
Testimony and Public Comment
Amy Traub
We're defending the rights of Allegheny County voters against a lawsuit that seeks to purge thousands from the voter roll.
Case
Updated March 2, 2020
Pennsylvania
Pending
This forthcoming paper makes the case for why we need a new constitutional amendment—a Right-to-Vote Amendment for a 21st Century Democracy
Policy Briefs
An Analytical Framework
Research
Hollie Russon Gilman
K. Sabeel Rahman
This report elevates the voices of affected communities across the country and provides important insights on the quest to vote.
Research
Gilda Daniels
Tyson D. King-Meadows
Loren M. Henderson
The Public Interest Law Foundation has made such misleading and irresponsible claims before, and, when tested, they have uniformly proven to be unreliable and misleading.
Litigation
Stuart Naifeh
Challenge to Missouri's failure to provide voter registration services required under federal law when residents interact with the state motor vehicle agency.
Case
Updated November 22, 2019
Missouri
Pending
Fully engaging and including Black people of all genders will strengthen the political power of Black communities.
Research
Black Futures Lab
Demos
Color Of Change
SocioAnalitica Research
Rebuilding American Democracy in an Era of Crisis
Research
K. Sabeel Rahman
Hollie Russon Gilman