A year ago, the Supreme Court gutted a vital Voting Rights Act protection against discrimination. In response, the National Commission on Voting Rights (NCVR), organized by the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law on behalf the civil rights community, conducted nationwide hearings to collect testimony about recent voting discrimination and election administration challenges and opportunities across all fifty states.Learn More
This national report highlights the voices of people impacted by how elections are run in their communities—the successes as well as the challenges.
Why the Supreme Court got it wrong. This comprehensive report on voting discrimination, laws and practices and their impact on minority voters makes the case for continued federal oversight.
A state-by-state overview of voting and registration data, minority elected officials numbers and a comprehensive catalogue of voting discrimination court cases and Department of Justice objections.