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Democracy NC: March Primary Signals Big Problems for NC Voters
Democracy North Carolina released key findings from the March 2016 Primary on May 26, providing mounting evidence that North Carolina’s 2013 voting law is having a negative impact on North Carolina voters. The research was included as part of the statewide voting rights organization’s amicus brief that includes specific instances of voter disenfranchisement and asks a federal appeals court to overturn the law.
Democracy NC Demands Provisional Recount in Forsyth
Democracy North Carolina has found big problems with the handling of more than 100 provisional ballots in Forsyth County’s March Primary. The organization is demanding 130 ballots be counted.
29,000 NC Voters Saved by Provisions in Election Law that Legislators Aim to Kill
Federal Court Strikes Down Gerrymandered Districts
With absentee voting already underway, a federal court panel ruled late on Friday, Feb. 5 that two of North Carolina’s 13 congressional districts are racial gerrymanders and must be redrawn.
Op-ed: “NC voter ID law has become a dangerous farce”
Problems at the Polls
Latest in Sweepstakes Pay-to-Play Donations Investigation
What’s At Stake in Voting Rights Trial?
Read this column by Democracy NC staff
Groups Challenge Drop in Voter Registrations
Groups file a lawsuit against NC for violating the federal voter registration law after the agencies fail to fix systematic problems.
Supreme Court Orders New Look at Maps
Democracy NC applauds the Court’s order that NC’s redistricting plans be reexamined.