Posts tagged "voter registration"

Today is National Voter Registration Day

Today, September 26, is National Voter Registration Day. First celebrated in 2012, National Voter Registration Day serves to raise awareness about voter registration deadlines so that all eligible voters are able to participate in upcoming elections.
North Carolina Elections Board Decides on Student Voting Rights Cases

North Carolina Elections Board Decides on Student Voting Rights Cases

"To eliminate the most popular and most accessible voting location is to deliberately disenfranchise a major segment of the voting population."
North Carolina Passes Sweeping Voter Suppression Laws

North Carolina Passes Sweeping Voter Suppression Laws

On Monday, McCrory signed into law a new bill that includes a strict voter ID law, ending same-day voter registration, cutting down the length of early voting and eliminated a program that encourages high school students to register to vote before they turn 18.
Supreme Court Strikes Down Proof of Citizenship Voter Requirements

Supreme Court Strikes Down Proof of Citizenship Voter Requirements

On Monday, the United States Supreme Court struck down an Arizona law requiring voters to provide proof of citizenship before being allowed register to vote.