STATEMENT: New Michigan Voting Rights Lawsuit

June 2, 2020
By Democracy Docket
WASHINGTON, D.C. — In early March, on the same day that Governor Whitmer declared a state of emergency in response to coronavirus, Michigan held its 2020 Presidential Primary where nearly a million Michiganders requested an absentee ballot. Despite the fact that, as of last year, all Michigan voters can register for a no-excuse absentee ballot, the state’s restrictions on vote by mail threaten to disenfranchise millions of voters in the August primary and the general election in November.


Read the full statement here.