By Steven Rosenfeld / Independent Media InstituteJul 26, 2018
The state official overseeing the race, a known voter suppressor, won a GOP runoff this week to be the Republican nominee. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
Ilana Novick / TruthdigMay 16, 2018
Open primaries, early voting and automatic voter registration are key steps that states can take, according to the progressive think tank co-founded by Jane Sanders, the wife of Sen. Bernie Sanders. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigMay 8, 2018
In the last election, there were more than 224 million citizens over the age of 18 in the U.S., but only 157 million were registered voters, and even fewer actually voted. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
RUSSELL CONTRERAS and NOREEN NASIR / The Associated PressMar 12, 2018
"Just like we did, the students are taking a stand for their own humanity and they won't be stopped," says Yoli Rios, 67, who walked out of class 50 years ago in Los Angeles to protest dropout rates and paddle beatings for speaking Spanish. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Bob Fitrakis & Harvey Wasserman / Reader Supported NewsJan 25, 2018
If the justices go with Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted, it would mean Republicans like him throughout the U.S. will be able to scrub millions of citizens from the voter rolls. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Harvey Wasserman / TruthdigSep 22, 2017
Here's a blueprint for creating a system that works for the public good and for taking back power from the unelected billionaire corporatists who control our government. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Emma Niles / TruthdigJan 26, 2017
Trump has called for a probe into voter fraud during the 2016 election, even as new evidence shows that one of his daughters and one of his top aides hold dual-state registration. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigDec 29, 2016
The state is an "atrophying democracy, a semi-democracy, a pseudo-democracy, a place where democracy is on the decline," says Electoral Integrity Project founder Andrew Reynolds. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
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