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Senate Democrats Unveil Anti-Voter Suppression Bill
A new Senate bill would impose a fine or imprisonment on individuals who engage in voter suppressio...


Campaign Aides to Former Maryland Governor Charged With Voter Suppression
Two aides to Robert Ehrlich, a former Republican governor seeking a return to office, have been ind...


Florida Democrats Seek Civil Rights Hearing on Voter Suppression
House Democrats from Florida seek probe on law they say targeted Democratic voters....


Not-So-Smart ALEC Loses Members Coca-Cola Over Voter Suppression
Online advocacy group ColorOfChange forced Coca-Cola to drop membership in group that promotes vote...


Florida Republican Voters Targeted for Suppression
Republican voters in Florida have complained that they have been the target of voter suppression ef...


Civil Rights Leaders Complain of Voter Intimidation by Houston Group
Civil rights groups are complaining about the tactics of True the Vote, saying they are practicing ...


On Democracy: Silencing the Rising American Electorate
Without immediate action to protect voting rights, America faces a future in which voter suppressio...


A Census First: Black Voter Turnout Passes Whites
Black voters turned out in historic numbers in 2012, giving President Obama the edge....


The Party's Over: Black Voters Must Turn Out for Themselves
The time has come for African-Americans to vote for their own interests....


Is the Georgia GOP Afraid of Black Voters?
The New Georgia Project's successful voter registration campaign sparks allegations of fraud....


National Urban League to Release State of Black America Report
The 2012 State of Black America Report focuses on voter suppression and the power of the vote....


Voter ID Laws Are the Civil Rights Issue of Our Time, NAACP’s Jealous Says
Benjamin Jealous, the head of the NAACP, says that the spread of voter identification laws represen...


92-Year-Old Voter Sues North Carolina
Rosanell Eaton, along with the NAACP, is suing the state under Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act, ...


Pennsylvania’s Black Caucus to Take Stand Against Voter ID Law
Members of the Legislative Black Caucus and the NAACP have announced a rally against Pennsylvania's...


Are Corporations Helping to Disenfranchise Black Voters?
ColorofChange is urging its members to help force major corporations from supporting an organizatio...


Commentary: Defending Democracy and Voting Rights
In an exclusive commentary, the NAACP's Ben Jealous says we must protect our right to vote....


Meek Mill Endorses Respect My Vote Campaign
The MMG rapper plans to engage high risk voters at upcoming New Jersey concert....


US Embassy Warns Americans of Attacks in Greece
The U.S. Embassy in Athens updated its travel advice Friday for American citizens visiting Greek ci...