LDF Statement on Dismissal of Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Read a PDF of our statement here.  Sherrilyn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF), issued the following statement in response to the dismissal of Attorney General Jeff ...

LDF Statement on Historic Election Results, Need for Restored Voting Rights Act

Read a PDF of our statement here.

Sherrilyn Ifill, president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF), issued the following statement about yesterday’s midterm elections: “Yesterday’s election showcased our democracy’s many strengths, and it revealed its persistent ...

LDF Sends Letter Over Georgia Polling Site Confusion in Grady County

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Today the NAACP Legal Defense Fund (LDF) sent a letter to Probate Judge Denise Maddox in Grady County after learning that the County  closed the Cairo 5 Precinct (Agricenter) and moved voting to the First Baptist ...

Janai Nelson Joins Andrea Mitchell on MSNBC to Discuss Midterm Elections and Voter Suppression

Source: MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell Reports

LDF Associate Director-Counsel Janai Nelson with Andrea Mitchell about voter suppression on Election Day in Texas.