U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down Alabama Congressional Map, Upholds Voting Rights Act

On Thursday, June 8, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 5-4 decision in Allen v. Milligan that leaves Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act (VRA) intact and, in a landmark win for voters, affirms a…

Connecticut Legislature Passes Early Voting and No-Excuse Mail-in Voting

On Tuesday, May 30 and into the early hours of May 31, the Connecticut Senate passed two pieces of legislation: House Bill 5004, which would add 14 days of in-person early voting and House Joint Resolution…

Illinois Legislature Sends Pro-Voting Reforms to Governor

On Friday, May 26, the Illinois Legislature passed Senate Bill 2123, an omnibus election reform bill that would make a variety of changes to current Illinois election law.

Former Vice President Mike Pence’s Record on Voting Rights

Rather than renounce the conspiratorial thinking and falsehoods that led to Jan. 6, Pence has spent the last two years affirming Republican fears about voter fraud.