Resources

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Challenge to halt Texas’ threatened removal of thousands of naturalized citizens from the voter registration rolls based on wholly unreliable and unverified accusations of non-citizen voting.
Case
Updated April 26, 2019
Texas
Pending
How We Can Fix the Housing Affordability Crisis
Policy Briefs
Algernon Austin
On Ohio's barriers to voting — including the practice of purging infrequent voters from the registration rolls — and how the elimination of Ohio’s same-day registration period negatively impacts Ohio voters.
Testimony and Public Comment
Naila Awan
How the Climate & Community Protection Act will Increase Resiliency for New York’s Latinx Communities
Policy Briefs
Lew Daly
Priya Mulgaonkar
We stand in solidarity with Representative Ilhan Omar and firmly against the rise of Islamophobic attacks and attempts to divide us as a people.
Testimony and Public Comment
K. Sabeel Rahman
Our intervention to prevent the adoption of roll-maintenance practices that would result in the removal of qualified voters from Los Angeles County's voter rolls
Case
Updated April 8, 2019
California
Pending
Challenge to guarantee that public assistance clients in Missouri receive the voter registration services required by Section 7 of the National Voter Registration Act.
Case
Updated April 8, 2019
Missouri
Decided
We strongly support ACA 6, a bill that would place a state constitutional amendment on the ballot to restore voting rights to Californians on parole, and AB 646, which would make corresponding changes to the Elections Code. 
Testimony and Public Comment
Chiraag Bains
Challenge to North Carolina's failure to offer federally mandated voter registration services through public assistance and motor vehicle agencies.
Case
Updated April 2, 2019
North Carolina
Decided
As part of an effort to reshape rules around debt and lending to reduce racial wealth inequality, we propose establishing a public credit registry to gradually replace the current for-profit credit reporting system.
Policy Briefs
Amy Traub