A Texas man who went viral on social media last year for waiting more than six hours in line to cast his ballot in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary was arrested this week under a state law that prohibits convicted felons from voting while on parole.
TOPEKA — A voting rights group plans to pause its voter registration and education activities for fear of criminal prosecution under a new election law passed this year by the Republican-controlled Kansas Legislature.
Butler County Commissioners say they're frustrated with the ongoing election reform battle in Harrisburg. On the heels of the state House passing a new round of election reform, local commissioners say the new rules will bring an additional cost to the county government.
North Carolina's constitution still requires a literacy test for voting, a Jim Crow-era tactic used to keep Black voters away from the polls. State House lawmakers are trying again to ask voters to remove it.