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Voter Fraud Activist Will Apologize To Citizens He Accused Of Being Illegal VotersHuffington Post7/18/2019
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/j-christian-adams-pilf-settlement_n_5d309002e4b0419fd3298ee6
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Weekend Read: Jim Crow’s fingerprints are on Florida’s new voting lawSPLCenter.org7/12/2019
https://www.splcenter.org/news/2019/07/12/weekend-read-jim-crows-fingerprints-are-floridas-new-voting-law
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(PA Gov Tom) Wolf orders $90M bond issue to help counties buy voting machinesThe Intelligencer7/9/2019
https://www.theintell.com/news/20190709/wolf-orders-90m-bond-issue-to-help-counties-buy-voting-machines
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Rulings On Gerrymandering And The Census Could Define The Political Future (Discussion on gerrymandering starts at 19:45)NPR.org7/9/2019
https://www.npr.org/2019/07/09/739854998/rulings-on-gerrymandering-and-the-census-could-define-the-political-future
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Supreme Court decision on gerrymanderingSupremecourt.gov6/27/2019
https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/18pdf/18-422_9ol1.pdf
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Why the ACLU Is Suing Florida For Its New Poll TaxACLU.org6/28/2019
https://www.aclu.org/blog/voting-rights/voter-restoration/why-aclu-suing-florida-its-new-poll-tax?ms_aff=NAT&initms_aff=NAT&ms=190701_votingrights_amendment4_ats&initms=190701_votingrights_amendment4_ats&ms_chan=eml&initms_chan=eml&redirect=blog/voting-rights/voter-restoration/florida-governor-introduces-poll-tax-curtailing-amendment-4
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NOTE: This is an opinion piece, but it is VERY relevant to voting rights ..... Florida gave felons like me the vote again. Then the state took it away. b Washington Post6/28/2019
https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/florida-gave-felons-like-me-the-vote-again-then-the-state-took-it-away/2019/06/26/9d2efef4-978b-11e9-916d-9c61607d8190_story.html?utm_term=.76077a1c7c5f&wpisrc=nl_rainbow&wpmm=1
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Florida Governor Signs Bill Requiring Felons To Pay Off Fines Before They Can VoteHuffington Post6/28/2019
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/florida-felon-voting-rights-ron-desantis_n_5d03c20de4b0985c419ce5af
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Florida Lawmakers Aim To Restrict Early Voting Locations Based On Parking AvailabilityHuffington Post6/24/2019https://www.huffpost.com/entry/florida-parking-early-voting_n_5d110dc0e4b0aa375f512a95
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Red-tape voter suppression: How new, draconian voter registration rules undermine voting rights
Brookings Institution6/11/2019
https://www.brookings.edu/blog/fixgov/2019/06/11/red-tape-voter-suppression/?utm_campaign=Brookings%20Brief&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=73585715
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Ari Berman: GOP Docs Prove Census Citizenship Question Is About Preserving White Political Power
Democracy Now6/3/2019
https://www.democracynow.org/2019/6/3/ari_berman_gop_docs_prove_census?utm_source=Democracy+Now%21&utm_campaign=4ba3007144-Daily_Digest_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_fa2346a853-4ba3007144-192325509
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How Voter Suppression & Gerrymandering Cleared the Path for Unprecedented Abortion Bans
Democracy Now6/3/2019
https://www.democracynow.org/2019/6/3/how_voter_suppression_gerrymandering_cleared_the
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Georgia Stops Voting By Felons Using Broadest Reading Of LawHuffington Post5/28/2019
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/georgia-stops-felons-voting-vague-law_n_5cedb36ee4b0975ccf5cd4cc
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How felons can register to vote in Florida under new Amendment 4 billTampa Bay Times5/26/2019
https://www.tampabay.com/florida-politics/buzz/2019/05/26/how-felons-can-register-to-vote-in-florida-under-new-amendment-4-law/?fbclid=IwAR0e078lyPSQ6Nq2zcFd83oMA5rKQA9iVjdqXJkITF9sC-bIFWkHjuX8BhQ
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Nevada Democrats pass bill to restore voting rights of 77,000 peopleThink Progress5/24/2019
https://thinkprogress.org/in-nevada-blue-wave-democrats-restore-voting-rights-as-they-flex-new-found-power-3c2fddb0abf7/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=tp-letters
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Voter Turnout Jumped In Midterm Election. But Did Better Voter Access Laws Help?Huffington Post5/9/2019
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/voter-access-laws-election-trump_b_5cd34739e4b0229b946742f9
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Civil Rights Groups Sue Tennessee Over New Law That Puts Voter Registration Drives At Risk
Huffington Post5/3/2019
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/tennessee-voter-registration-drive_n_5ccca61fe4b0548b7359fa09
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Florida House Approves Requiring People To Repay Criminal Fines And Fees Before They Can VoteHuffington Post4/24/2019
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/florida-felon-disenfranchisement-poll-tax_n_5cc1106ae4b01b6b3efc6ebe
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A New Civil-Rights MovementNY Times4/18/2019
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/18/opinion/voting-rights-activists.html?rref=collection%2Fbyline%2Fdavid-leonhardt&action=click&contentCollection=undefined&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=1&pgtype=collection
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Tennessee Lawmakers Consider Fines And Criminal Penalties For Voter Registration DrivesHuffington Post4/11/2019
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/tennessee-voter-registration-applications_n_5cafa525e4b098b9a2d0f707
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Why This Voting Expert Is Really Optimistic About The Future Of Voting RightsHuffington Post3/29/2019
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/josh-douglas-voting-rights_n_5c9d1033e4b03218ee1cbce5
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Thousands Of Ex-Felons Just Got The Right To Vote Back In Louisiana. There Are Still Big Obstacles.Huffington Post3/4/2019
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/louisiana-felon-voting-rights_n_5c7d608fe4b0e5e313cde5b5
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There’s “An Extraordinary Groundswell Of Support” To Make Voting Easier For AmericansHuffington Post1/28/2019
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/voting-right-gerrymandering-fraud_us_5c4f44b4e4b0526049479158
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Florida Officials Are Deciding How To Put A Historic Voting Reform In Effect. It’ll Be Messy.Huffington Post1/24/2019
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/florida-felon-voting-rights-implementation_us_5c4a5de7e4b0287e5b894597
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GOP Governor Kim Reynolds Says Iowa Shouldn’t Permanently Strip Felons’ Voting RightsHuffington Post1/15/2019
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/iowa-governor-felon-voting-rights_us_5c3e5951e4b01c93e00e7d64
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Lawsuit Takes Aim At Kentucky’s Harsh Policy For Restoring Voting Rights To Former FelonsHuffington Post1/9/2019
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/kentucky-felon-disenfranchisement_us_5c365c0be4b035aceba4f823
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Voting Issues and Gerrymanders Are Now Key Political BattlegroundsNew York Times1/2/2019
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/02/us/politics/voting-gerrymander-elections.html
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Florida, Georgia, North Carolina Still Purging Voters at High RatesBrennan Center10/1/2018
http://www.brennancenter.org/blog/florida-georgia-north-carolina-still-purging-voters-high-rates
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Federal Court Says Florida Can Hold Off On New System For Restoring Voting RightsHuffington Post4/25/2018
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/florida-felon-disenfranchisement_us_5ae120bfe4b02baed1b624c7
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Federal Judge Holds Kris Kobach In Contempt For Failing To Follow Court Order To Register VotersHuffington Post4/18/2018
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/kris-kobach-contempt-of-court_us_5ad7b383e4b029ebe020a301
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Civil Rights Groups Sue Missouri, Saying It’s Failing To Automatically Update Voter RecordsHuffington Post4/17/2018
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/missouri-voter-registration-lawsuit_us_5ad660cce4b03c426da9204b
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Automatic Voter RegistrationBrennan Center4/16/2018
https://www.brennancenter.org/analysis/automatic-voter-registration
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These Are The States With April Voter Registration Deadlines For The 2018 PrimariesHuffington Post4/5/2018
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/states-voter-registration-deadlines-primary-april_us_5ac28d88e4b09712fec35dfc
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott To Fight Court Order To Have New System For Restoring Voting RightsHuffington Post4/4/2018
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/rick-scott-felon-disenfranchisement_us_5ac50856e4b09ef3b242f45f
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The Vote MattersAmerican Prospect3/29/2018
http://prospect.org/article/vote-matters
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Extreme Gerrymandering & the 2018 MidtermBrennan Center3/23/2018
https://www.brennancenter.org/publication/extreme-gerrymandering-2018-midterm
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Federal Judges Won’t Block Fix To Pennsylvania’s Gerrymandered Congressional MapHuffington Post3/19/2018
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/pennsylvania-gerrymandering_us_5aaff054e4b0e862383a2edf
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Kris Kobach’s Voting Sham Gets Exposed in CourtNY Times3/17/2018
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/17/opinion/sunday/kris-kobachs-voting-sham-gets-exposed-in-court.html
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How College Campuses Are Trying to Tap Students’ Voting PowerNY Times3/3/2018
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/03/us/students-voter-turnout.html
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There’s another way to solve gerrymandering. It’s as simple as cake.Washington Post2/15/2018
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/theres-another-way-to-solve-gerrymandering-its-as-simple-as-cake/2018/02/15/69e47508-0531-11e8-94e8-e8b8600ade23_story.html?utm_term=.5c3a61b3dc8a&wpisrc=nl_opinions&wpmm=1
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The First Step to Hack-Proofing Our ElectionsBrennan Center2/15/2018
https://www.brennancenter.org/analysis/first-step-hack-proofing-our-elections
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Justices Won't Block Pennsylvania Gerrymandering DecisionNY Times2/5/2018
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/05/us/politics/supreme-court-pennsylvania-gerrymandering.html
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Voting Rights Process For Florida Felons Unconstitutional, Judge SaysNPR2/2/2018
https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/02/02/582600802/voting-rights-process-for-florida-felons-unconstitutional-say-judge
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Federal judge uses Citizen's United to strike down Florida's ex-felon voting rights process. Daily Kos2/1/2018
https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2018/2/1/1738063/-Federal-judge-uses-Citizen-s-United-to-strike-down-Florida-s-ex-felon-voting-right-process
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Florida Takes Big Step Toward Expanding Voting Rights To Over 1.5 Million PeopleHuffington Post1/23/2018
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/florida-felony-disenfranchisement_us_5a62060fe4b074ce7a07ab01?ncid=inblnkushpmg00000009
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Voting Laws Roundup 2018Brennan Center1/22/2018
https://www.brennancenter.org/analysis/voting-laws-roundup-2018
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Pennsylvania Congressional District Map Is Ruled UnconstitutionalNY Times1/22/2018
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/22/us/pennsylvania-maps-congress.html
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Felon voter restoration initiative close to making 2018 ballot, supporters sayFlorida Politics1/16/2018
http://floridapolitics.com/archives/253761-felon-voter-restoration-initiative-close-making-2018-ballot-supporters-say
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One Of America’s Key Voting Laws Is About To Face A Big Test At The Supreme CourtHuffington Post1/9/2018
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/supreme-court-voter-purging_us_5a53dafee4b01e1a4b189178
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North Carolina Congressional Map Ruled Unconstitutionally GerrymanderedNY Times1/9/2018
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/09/us/north-carolina-gerrymander.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0
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For Native Americans, a ‘Historic Moment’ on the Path to Power at the Ballot BoxNY Times1/4/2018
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/04/us/native-american-voting-rights.html
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Bipartisan group of lawmakers backs new election security billThe Hill12/21/2017
http://thehill.com/policy/cybersecurity/365986-bipartisan-group-of-lawmakers-introduces-new-election-security-bill
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Weekend Read: Black voters turned out in Alabama — despite suppressionSPLC12/15/2017
https://www.splcenter.org/news/2017/12/15/weekend-read-black-voters-turned-out-alabama-%E2%80%94-despite-suppression
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There Are Huge Obstacles To Casting A Ballot In Alabama’s Special ElectionHuffington Post12/11/2017
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/alabama-special-election-voter-id_us_5a2ee40ee4b04617543278f2
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The Computer Scientist Who Prefers PaperThe Atlantic12/1/2017
https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/12/guardian-of-the-vote/544155/
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Culling Voter Rolls: Battling Over Who Even Gets to Go to the PollsNY Times11/25/2017
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/25/us/voter-rolls-registration-culling-election.html?_r=0
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Civil Rights Groups Launch National Effort to Combat Alarming Voter Purge AttemptBrennan Center11/22/2017
http://www.brennancenter.org/press-release/civil-rights-groups-launch-national-effort-combat-alarming-voter-purge-attempt
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Voting Rights Could Be the Biggest Winner in Tuesday’s Democratic VictoriesMother Jones11/8/2017
http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2017/11/voting-rights-could-be-the-biggest-winner-in-tuesdays-democratic-victories/
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The Right to Vote Is Never SafeNY Times11/4/2017
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/04/opinion/sunday/voting-rights-never-safe.html?emc=eta1
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Unsealed Documents Show That Kris Kobach Is Dead Set on Suppressing the Right to VoteCommon Dreams10/27/2017
https://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/10/27/unsealed-documents-show-kris-kobach-dead-set-suppressing-right-vote
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There's More to the Narrative About Hillary Clinton and WisconsinReader Supported News10/22/2017
http://readersupportednews.org/opinion2/277-75/46437-focus-theres-more-to-the-narrative-about-hillary-clinton-and-wisconsin
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Bipartisan swath of lawmakers files Supreme Court briefs against gerrymandering Politico9/5/2017
http://www.politico.com/story/2017/09/05/gerrymandering-lawmakers-opposed-supreme-court-242359
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GOP Illinois Governor Signs Major Voting Reform Into LawHuffington Post8/28/2017
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/illinois-automatic-voter-registration_us_59a08506e4b0821444c33574
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Automatic Voter RegistrationBrennan Center8/28/2017
https://www.brennancenter.org/analysis/automatic-voter-registration
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New Illinois Law Could Automatically Register 1 Million VotersMother Jones8/28/2017
http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2017/08/new-illinois-law-could-automatically-register-1-million-voters/
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Election Security is National Security: Pass the Graham-Klobuchar AmendmentHuffington Post8/26/2017
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/election-security-is-national-security-pass-the-graham_us_59a166a1e4b0d0ef9f1c142b?ncid=engmodushpmg00000004
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Brennan Center and Protect Democracy File Suit to Make “Voter Fraud” Commission Records Public
Brennan Center8/21/2017
https://www.brennancenter.org/press-release/brennan-center-and-protect-democracy-file-suit-make-voter-fraud-commission-records
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Federal Judge Says Alabama Doesn’t Have To Tell Felons They May Now Be Able To VoteHuffington Post7/29/2017
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/alabama-felon-moral-turpitude_us_597ce859e4b02a4ebb75d693?s7h&ncid=inblnkushpmg00000009
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Empire Files: The Hidden Purging of Millions of VotersReal News Network7/28/2017
http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=31&Itemid=74&jumival=19516
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Trump has a who’s who of vote suppressors working to keep the GOP in majority in 2018Salon.com7/26/2017
http://www.salon.com/2017/07/26/trump-has-a-who-is-who-of-vote-suppressors-working-to-keep-the-gop-in-majority-in-2018_partner/
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33 states have enacted voter ID requirementsBallotpedia7/14/2017
https://ballotpedia.org/Scott_Rasmussen%27s_Number_of_the_Day
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While Kobach Commission Bumbles, DOJ Sends Its Own Voter Suppression SignalsTPM7/11/2017
http://talkingpointsmemo.com/muckraker/doj-nvra-letter-voter-purge-signals
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Ari Berman: Kris Kobach Is Helping Trump Lay Groundwork for Nationwide Voter Suppression Effort
Democracy Now7/5/2017
https://www.democracynow.org/2017/7/5/ari_berman_kris_kobach_is_helping
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The Trump Administration Is Planning an Unprecedented Attack on Voting RightsThe Nation6/30/2017
https://www.thenation.com/article/the-trump-administration-is-planning-an-unprecedented-attack-on-voting-rights/
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Here’s how to keep Russian hackers from attacking the 2018 elections
National Election Defense Coalition
6/21/2017
https://www.electiondefense.org/democracynews/2017/6/21/heres-how-to-keep-russian-hackers-from-attacking-the-2018-elections
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Feinstein Supports Vote-by-Mail Bill to Fight Growing Tide of Voter SuppressionPress release5/25/2017
https://www.feinstein.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/press-releases?id=6E8F89CA-7C3C-43CD-A2B6-C593727FA712
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Here’s a better way for Sacramento to voteSacramento Bee5/23/2017
http://www.sacbee.com/opinion/editorials/article152186582.html
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In Wisconsin, ID law proved insurmountable for many votersAPNews5/10/2017
https://www.apnews.com/0e64aebf2f4247b2ad8d18a089bf923c/In-Wisconsin,-ID-law-proved-insurmountable-for-many-voters
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Voting Laws Roundup 2017Brennan Center5/10/2017
https://www.brennancenter.org/analysis/voting-laws-roundup-2017
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Wisconsin’s Voter-ID Law Suppressed 200,000 Votes in 2016 (Trump Won by 22,748)The Nation5/9/2017
https://www.thenation.com/article/wisconsins-voter-id-law-suppressed-200000-votes-trump-won-by-23000/
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Iowa Republicans Just Made It Harder To Vote — For No ReasonPolitics5/5/2017
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/iowa-voter-id_us_590b8cb5e4b0d5d9049ab0dd?section=us_politics&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Politics%205517&utm_content=Politics%205517+Version+A+CID_fa20abc7f2e7fd1ce4b6e098c9121030&utm_source=Email%20marketing%20software&utm_term=just%20made%20it%20harder%20to%20vote&ncid=newsltushpmgnewsPolitics%205517
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This Is What Happened When Boost Mobile Came Up With a Solution to Voting InequalityThe Root.com4/28/2017
http://www.theroot.com/this-is-what-happened-when-boost-mobile-came-up-with-a-1794712712
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