Category: Disenfranchisement

Steven's Voter ID Story

Steven’s Voter ID Story

January 2018 - CENTRAL FLORIDA -  Steven is a veteran of the United States Army from Seminole County, Florida. He met our Florida Coordinator, Jazlyn Gallego, at a Goodwill Job Fair. Steven approached Jazlyn to ask if he was now able to vot ...

Three IDs, no vote: Lily's voter ID story

Three IDs, no vote: Lily’s voter ID story

September 2018 - ARIZONA -  Lily (not her real name) fled Wyoming after a divorce from an abusive marriage. She moved to Arizona with an expired Wyoming driver’s license. Her birth certificate and Social Security card bear her maiden name, ...

Dems vow quick action to bolster voting rights upon taking power

The issue of voting rights protections has been on the Democrats’ radar for years, particularly among members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC). And it’s only gained steam this cycle, following reports of voting irregularities — and in some cas ...

How to implement a fair voter ID law

1. Reinstate the disaster exemption from the 2013 legislation…. 2. Allow forms of identification such as a N.C. drivers’ license that have been revoked for issues like moving violations or non-payment of fines to continue to be used for voting ID…. ...

Close