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After evaluating the progress of 10 federal agencies in responding to President Biden’s Executive Order on Promoting Access to Voting, we find that most federal agencies have room for improvement.
March 2, 2023
A resource for North Carolinian advocates and local leaders to understand, spot, and report unlawful voter purges.
February 15, 2023
Southern Coalition for Social Justice
Why this lawsuit was filed challenging South Dakota’s numerous violations of the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA), what a federal court found in the suit, and what the case's settlement agreement means for voters in South Dakota.
September 6, 2022
Detailed guidance on how to conduct effective voter registration at federal agencies
, based on lessons from state agency voter registration via the NVRA, and a discussion of policy considerations, for agency staff engaged in the implementation of the Voting Executive Order.
Explanation of why voter registration at agencies—both state and federal—is strictly nonpartisan and sample training materials for agency staff.
September 2, 2021
This report analyzes new voter turnout data to understand how Same-Day Registration (SDR) is reducing barriers to voting and boosting turnout for Black and Latinx Americans.
June 23, 2021
For states to realize the NVRA’s promise, they must make registering to vote and updating voter registration addresses an integral part of obtaining a driver’s license or state identification card.
June 15, 2021
Voter registration operates as a tool of racist voter suppression and has long been weaponized to silence communities of color.
Today, we have the opportunity to change this by providing voter registration at federal agencies.
May 21, 2021
Our racist criminal legal system denies voting rights to millions. We must end this practice of disenfranchisement in all its forms.
March 25, 2021
It is time for us to recognize the right of sovereignty and self-determination for the over 4 million combined residents of Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, the Northern Mariana Islands, and Washington, D.C.
February 9, 2021
Executive actions the new administration can take to deliver economic relief and protect workers and families.
December 18, 2020
Executive actions the new administration can take to help ensure the integrity of our elections and strengthen opportunities for civic participation for Black and brown Americans.
December 3, 2020
This year, as we attempt to keep our loved ones safe during a deadly pandemic, more people in our communities will be voting by mail (absentee) than ever before. Counting those votes will take time.
November 3, 2020
New Mexico is failing to enable Black and Brown communities to access their fundamental right to vote.
October 28, 2020
Andrea J. Serrano
Amshula K. Jayaram
An overview of the vote-by-mail eligibility criteria in Alabama, Texas, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Nevada, and California and the hurdles Black voters may face.
October 20, 2020
Voter registration has long been weaponized to silence voters. And it’s not by accident.
October 7, 2020
Amshula K. Jayaram
If we truly want to build inclusive democracy, we must articulate an affirmative vision of voting rights in the Constitution itself.
August 26, 2020
FRRC offers this brief to make three points informed by its experience working with formerly convicted persons struggling to participate in Florida’s democracy under the strictures of SB7066.
August 3, 2020
This brief describes the challenges currently facing Black and brown people when voting by mail and presents policy recommendations at each step of the vote-by-mail process to mitigate those problems.
June 17, 2020
A toolkit to help local leaders and communities identify and act on the warning signs of a wrongful purge and to understand how federal law restricts such purges.
May 27, 2020