VoteRiders Press Room

VoteRiders welcomes all media requests.  If you would like information about voter ID, or to schedule an interview, please contact us at: Info@VoteRiders.org or 1-844-338-8743. We will quickly reply to your request.

3/23/2016

For the Record with Neil Heinen 

VoteRiders’ Molly McGrath interviewed about helping voters get their ID in preparation for the primary election. Watch now »

4/1/2016

“In Wisconsin, path to the voting booth now requires a stop at the DMV.” - PBS NewsHour

John Yang follows VoteRiders’ Anita Johnson as she assists voters getting their ID. Watch now »

4/2/2016

“Veteran Almost Disenfranchised By Wisconsin Voter ID Says It’s Like A Poll Tax.” - ThinkProgress

A look at the obstacles veteran Dennis Hatten had to contend with to get his voter ID - 6 months of work with Anita and a volunteer lawyer - to fix a mistake on his birth certificate. Read now »

4/4/2016

“Organization helps people with voter ID law.” - WISC-TV 3

Detailed profile of VoteRiders’ and our Dane County Voter ID Coalition’s efforts to help voters go to the DMV to get their IDs. Watch now »

4/4/2016

“‘Desperate times for democracy’ in Wisconsin” - MSNBC

Zachary Roth reviews key voting issues in Wisconsin. Interviews with 2 people who got their ID with help from VoteRiders. Touches on lack of voter education & the high barriers for students. Watch now »

4/5/2016

“300,000 Could Be Impacted By WI Voter ID Law” - All In With Chris Hayes

The quirks of Wisconsin's newly implemented Voter ID law have been confusing for some at the polls. Anita Johnson of VoteRiders joins Chris Hayes. Watch now »

4/6/2016

“Wisconsin’s Voter ID Law Caused Major Problems at the Polls Last Night” - The Nation

Ari Berman summarizes problems with long lines for students and other election issues. Features an interview with Dennis Hatten, one of our most complex ID cases. Read now »
On October 5, 2014, VoteRiders Texas Coordinator Marianela Acuña Arreaza was on Majic 102.1 Houston’s Sunday Morning Live.   On August 17, 2014, La Raza 98.5 in Houston interviewed VoteRiders Texas Coordinator Marianela Acuña Arreaza for morning Spanish radio.   VoteRiders Featured on ABC News Radio The Real News Network Interviews VoteRiders president Kathleen Unger

Press Releases

6/16/15 - VOTERIDERS ANNOUNCES EXPANSION PLUS FOCUS ON NEXT TARGETED STATE 10/10/2014 - VOTERIDERS RESPONDS TO VOTER ID LAWS' COURT DECISIONS 5/7/2014 - VOTERIDERS LAUNCHES ITS TEXAS VOTER ID CAMPAIGN WITH MARIANELA ACUÑA ARREAZA AS TEXAS COORDINATOR 9/3/2013 - VOTERIDERS LAUNCHES VOTER ID CLINIC CAMPAIGN IN HOUSTON, TX 6/25/2013 - VOTERIDERS RESPONDS TO UNSETTLING SUPREME COURT DECISION WITH VOTER ID CLINICS NATIONWIDE 11/2/2012 - VOTERIDERS, LA-BASED VOTER ID SUPPORT ORGANIZATION, TO OPERATE AS KEY VOTER ID RESOURCE ON ELECTION DAY 10/25/2012 - VOTER ADVOCATES HELP CITIZENS GET THEIR VOTER ID

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