Voting Rights

Julia Conley, staff writer
"Donald Trump votes by mail, Mike Pence votes by mail, the American people should be able to vote by mail too."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A sign directed voters to a polling location during the Florida presidential primary on March 17, 2020 at Miami Beach City Hall in Miami Beach, Florida. People headed to the polls to vote for their Republican and Democratic choice in their parties’ respective primaries during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Advocates for restoring the voting rights of people with past convictions...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
President Donald Trump speaks to the press as he departs the White House on May 21, 2020.
"Five states already have all-mail elections—Colorado, Hawaii, Oregon, Utah,...


Even as Antonin Scalia led his right-wing cohorts in trying to gut the Voting Rights Act, labeling it a “perpetuation of racial entitlement,” Obama and Congressional leaders unveiled a statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks across town. The law was challenged by Alabama officials who argued "the problem to which the Voting Rights Act was addressed is solved.” Uh, right.