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Sign reads: "Restore voting rights" Views
Civil Rights and Voter Suppression in the US
The rights of those whose citizenship is contested will not be guaranteed by appeals to loyalty and patriotism, but by social movements that are not bound by the state.
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In Victory Over GOP Suppression Scheme, Court Rules Thousands of Georgians Must Be Allowed to Vote
"This is just the tip of the iceberg of the sort of obstacles that are being placed in front of voters—disproportionately minority voters. We will continue to fight to knock every one of them down."
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Calling on Brian Kemp to Resign, Jimmy Carter Says Being a Candidate While Also Controlling Election Process Violates 'Most Fundamental Principle' of Democracy
"In order to foster voter confidence in the upcoming election, which will be especially important if the race ends up very close, I urge you to step aside."
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On Tuesday, a federal judge ordered Georgia not to disqualify those absentee ballots that had suspicious signatures or other disqualifying marks. (Photo: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images) Views
There Are Unfolding Voting Controversies in Two Key States’ Upcoming Elections—Here’s What’s Going On
No simple solutions in Georgia and North Dakota
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'Important Victory' for Voting Rights as Judge Rules Georgia Must Stop Tossing Out Absentee Ballots
"This ruling protects the people of Georgia from those who seek to undermine their right to vote. It's a huge victory, especially with the midterms just days away."
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Leaked Audio of Georgia Candidate "Tells You Everything You Need to Know About Republicans' Views on Voting Rights"
"Brian Kemp is barely trying to hide the shameful fact that his strategy is to win through voter suppression," charges his opponent's campaign
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With GOP Candidate Also Overseeing Georgia Elections, 107,000 Voters Purged in Yet Another Suppression Effort
"When you oversee your own election and know the only way you can win is by suppressing minority votes."
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Hurdles surrounding the vetting of voter information may impede participation in close contests on Election Day. (Photo: Keith Ivey/flickr/cc) Views
Voter Data Suppression Is GOP’s Latest Anti-Voter Tactic
Arizona and Georgia are leading examples
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'Unreal': Claiming Concerns Over 'Political Activity,' Georgia Officials Order Black Seniors Off Bus Headed for Early Voting
"When they're suppressing votes, they're going to come up with any kind of excuse about what your problem is."
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'Abhorrent': GOP Senator Angrily Snatches Student's Phone Over Question About Georgia's Racist Voter Purge
"It's abhorrent that when our members ask their senators about the purging of voters within their state, they respond by stealing their phones."
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