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Danziger: Lock Her Up?

October 1, 2017

U.S. Judge Orders Virginia To Extend Voter Registration

A federal judge ordered Virginia to reopen its voter registration window and allow residents to continue to sign up through Friday after its online registration portal was unavailable to many users earlier this week.

October 20, 2016
Florida Gov. Rick Scott addresses an economic summit in Orlando

Hurricane: Florida Governor Rejects Request To Extend Voter Registration Period

“I’m not going to extend [the voter registration period]” despite the hurricane’s impact, said Gov. Rick Scott in Tallahassee.”Everybody has had a lot of time to register.”

October 7, 2016
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Houston Taco Trucks Register Voters As Latinos Flex Political Muscle

Taco trucks in Houston have begun doubling as voter registration sites as Latinos in Texas flex their political muscle before the Nov. 8 presidential election in a state that has long symbolized Mexican immigration to the United States.

September 30, 2016
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Scared About Trump? Some Practical Things You Can Do—And Some Things Trump Is Doing

The bottom line is don’t wait until the last minute, because election officials who process voter applications get deluged in presidential years when public interest is the highest.

September 23, 2016
Ohio voters cast their votes at the polls for early voting in the 2012 U.S. presidential election in Medina, Ohio, October 26, 2012. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk

Which Voters Show Up When States Allow Early Voting?

Supporters of voting rights say partisan politics drives objections to early voting — which can particularly boost voting among minorities, a constituency that tends to vote Democratic.

September 23, 2016
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Trump’s Children Won’t Vote For Him Because They Aren’t Registered Republicans

Trump may have brought “millions of new voters” out to vote, but he forgot to make sure his own children could vote for him.

April 11, 2016
Students watch the Republican presidential debate at the Council on American-Islamic Relations office in Anaheim

Republican Islamophobia Is Creating Tens Of Thousands Of New Muslim Voters

Compared to 2014 polling, newly-politically active Muslim voters skew heavily Democratic.

March 13, 2016

Christie Vetoes Bills That Would Expand Early Voting, Voter Registration In New Jersey

“This bill is a manifest attempt to use election reform for political gain,” Christie wrote.

November 9, 2015

Chris Christie And His Control Of Voting Regulations

In a visit to Washington on Tuesday, Chris Christie revealed his anxiety that the GOP needs to be able to control voting mechanisms before the next presidential election.

October 22, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Democrats Find New Voters

Get the latest news from the campaign trail.

September 25, 2014