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Fight to Fix VRA Continues Two Years After Shelby Co.

Fight to Fix VRA Continues Two Years After Shelby Co.

by William Haeberle, Intern for FELN Today marks the two-year anniversary of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case, Shelby County v. Holder. In a 5-4 decision authored by Chief Justice Roberts, the Supreme Court struck down the coverage formula, Section 4(b), of the...
OVR Back on the Buckeye State’s Agenda

OVR Back on the Buckeye State’s Agenda

By Will Haeberle Today the Ohio legislature takes its first step toward implementing online voter registration (OVR). In a hearing scheduled with the Senate Committee for Government Oversight and Reform, legislators will consider a bill introduced by Senator Frank...

Campus Vote Project and the 2014 Midterms

The polls have closed, the ballots have been cast, and the winners have been announced (for the most part). As the dust settles on another Election Day, Campus Vote Project is reflecting on the early student turnout estimates and our work across the country leading up...

NVRD: A Day of Action Especially on College Campuses

Tomorrow campuses from across the country will be participating in a day of action to register voters. Held this year on September 23rd, National Voter Registration Day (NVRD) is a one day blitz with events that will raise awareness of the need to register and update...

Announcing Vote Pledge 2014!

You may have noticed we’ve been using #votepledge2014 a lot on Twitter lately. Here’s the story: We’re gearing up for the midterm elections here at Campus Vote Project, and started an action to get students excited and motivated to vote in the midterm elections. It’s...

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