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Campaign Legal Center

We fight for every American to meaningfully participate in the political process

Campaign Legal Center

We fight for every American to meaningfully participate in the political process
Voting During a Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has changed the way we conduct daily life in America in the midst of a critical election year. The health of our democracy is at stake.

Bring democracy reform to your hometown

Because our democracy works best when we have a government responsive to the people.

 

 

Voter Access and Public Health Must Be Protected During the Coronavirus:

Impacting People

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Latest Cases and Actions

CLC is challenging Pennsylvania’s policy of rejecting mail-in ballots under an error-prone signature verification process without first informing voters there is a problem with their ballot or giving them an opportunity to fix it and have their vote count.

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CLC is suing to challenge Rhode Island’s witness/notary requirement for voting by mail, which is a heavy burden on voters that fear contracting COVID-19 during 2020 elections.

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CLC urges removal of the late addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 Census because of its likely effects on response rates to the survey, which will impact representation. 

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