A strategy used to influence the outcome of an election by discouraging or preventing specific groups of people from voting
HISTORY OF VOTER SUPPRESSION IN THE US
Examples of voter suppression through the years
Goal is to intimidate or disenfranchise a significant number of voters.
Voting is the bedrock on which our community’s future and your ambitions are built.
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VOTING RIGHTS ACT OF 1965
The federal legislation prohibiting racial discrimination in voting under attack since the
2012 Supreme Court decision
One IT Guy's Spreadsheet-Fueled Race to Restore Voting Rights
Article - Wired
This fall, thousands will show up to vote only to find out they’ve been purged. Lots of activists—and one Ohio man with lots of cats—are on a quest to fix that.
Judge voids 50,000 absentee ballot requests in Iowa county
Article - NBC News
The ruling marks an initial victory for Trump's challenges to absentee voting procedures in three counties in Iowa, which is expected to be a competitive state.