Friday, June 23, 2017

Wisconsin

A new report has called into question whether President Trump would have actually won Wisconsin during the 2016 presidential election without the state’s strict voter ID law. The study published by the progressive advocacy group Priorities USA says the law suppressed the votes of more than 200,000 residents – the majority of whom were African-American […]

(Compiled from press and news reports) On July 29, a federal court in Wisconsin joined Texas and North Carolina in striking down voter suppression efforts. The recent ruling in Wisconsin blocked several restrictions including requirements that each city have only one polling place for early voting, an extended residency requirement for city wards, and strict […]