Post Tagged with: "voter disenfranchisement"

VIEWPOINT: Vote Against Suppression

The 2018 midterm elections will likely be among the most important in recent history, as Democrats seek to subdue a president they believe to be destructive and the Republican Party remains ardent in protecting President Donald Trump’s agenda by maintaining control of both houses of the legislative branch. This election[Read More…]

by November 2, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

DC Councilmember Introduces Bill Inspired By High School Student

Inspired in part by a proposal from high school student Nicholas Stauffer-Mason, D.C. Councilmember Jack Evans (D-Ward 2) introduced the D.C. Voting Rights Notification Act of 2016, which would require Washington, D.C., to notify released felons of their reinstated right to vote, on April 5. The act proposes mandating that[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top