‘Line too far’: National civic engagement groups sue over new Kansas election laws

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The Kansas City Star
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Aseem Mulji, legal counsel for the Campaign Legal Center, said Kansas is unique in banning all activity from out-of-state organizations rather than simply dictating how that messaging should be delivered. Kansas, he said, had some of its most successful elections on record this year, supported by civic engagement groups that distributed ballot applications. “Voters will ultimately have access to far less information about how to access a ballot and how to cast their votes,” Mulji said. “The 2020 election had a cloud of issues over it but none of those actually seem to be implicated by the problems that the Kansas Legislature believes exists and is trying to solve here.”

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