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North Carolina Voter Suppression

North Carolina Is Making it Harder for Black People to Vote, and We're Pushing Back

Dale Ho | Posted 07.13.2015 | Politics
Dale Ho

Today's trial begins in our challenge to the North Carolina Voter Information and Verification Act of 2013, which election law expert Richard Hasen described as "the most sweeping anti-voter law in at least decades," designed "to make it harder for people -- especially non-white people . . . -- to register or cast a vote."

North Carolina's Student Voting Battle Is Not Over

Penda D. Hair | Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics
Penda D. Hair

Previous changes make it harder to vote for people of color, students, seniors, people with disabilities and low-income North Carolinians. Yet the state did not stop there. Now two county election boards have employed a top-down approach to take over the voting process at the local level.

Saki Knafo

North Carolina Gov Reveals Voter ID Ignorance | Saki Knafo | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

As of Friday, North Carolina's Republican governor, Pat McCrory, hadn't read one of the most controversial provisions of an extensive voter ID bill th...