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Barriers to Voting

“Democracy thrives when it is practiced, not prevented.”     – LDF President and Director-Counsel, John Payton

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Political Participation | Barriers to Voting

LDF Monitors Presidential Election Integrity Commission

As part of our mission to defend every American’s right to vote, LDF has been closely monitoring the Administration’s Election Integrity Commission, which is tasked with investigating the president’s unfounded claims of voter fraud in the 2016 presidential election....More

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Political Participation | Barriers to Voting, Voting Rights Act

Florida v. United States

The State of Florida filed Florida v. United States, a lawsuit that asks a federal court to approve, under Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, the implementation four proposed voting changes.

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Political Participation | Barriers to Voting

Herring v. Marion County Election Board

On October 24, 2008, LDF settled a lawsuit filed just two days earlier, and designed to protect the voting rights of foreclosure victims. The suit, Herring v....More

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