“Analysis: Voting Rights Hang in the Balance This November”


MSNBC

Wednesday’s Supreme Court deadlock ensured that North Carolina’s restrictive voting law won’t be in force for the November election. But it also underlined that the court’s four conservatives appear wedded to a strikingly limited approach to protecting access to the ballot. And it made clearer than ever that the future of voting rights in America will likely be determined by the court’s ninth justice—and therefore by the winner of the presidential election. MORE

“Appeals Court Rejects Strict North Carolina Voting Law”


MSNBC

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“A Key Swing State’s ‘Monster Voter Suppression’ Law Is Back On Trial”


THINK PROGRESS

A man holds a protest sign at a rally in Winston-Salem, N.C., Monday, July 13, 2015 after the beginning of a federal voting rights trial challenging a 2013 state law.

A man holds a protest sign at a rally in Winston-Salem, N.C., Monday, July 13, 2015 after the beginning of a federal voting rights trial challenging a 2013 state law.

“Ohio Governor Poised To Make Voters Pay To Keep Polls Open Late”


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“Major Court Ruling Restores Early Voting Days In Ohio”


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“Voter Suppression Is the Only Way  Donald Trump Can Win”


THE NATION

Given his terrible numbers among non-white and young voters, Trump may try to massively suppress Democratic votes. MORE

“Conservative Think Tank President Says Voter ID Helps Conservatives Win Elections”


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Former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint, president of the Heritage Foundation, speaks during the Freedom Summit, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa.

Former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint, president of the Heritage Foundation, speaks during the Freedom Summit, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa.

“Trump’s Wall Backfires: Hispanic Voter Registration Skyrockets In The Face Of GOP Threat”


POLITICUS USA

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An Opinion of the Republic Party . . .


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” What Happens To Democracy After You Gut The Voting Rights Act, In One Map


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