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Common Cause Urges Action This Year To Strengthen Voting Rights


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Common Cause Urges Action This Year To Strengthen Voting Rights

WASHINGTON - Americans shouldn’t have to wait for the election of a new President to get strong federal and state action to protect and strengthen voting rights, Common Cause said today.

“It’s encouraging to see voting rights and voter participation emerging as issues early in the race for the White House,” said Common Cause President Miles Rapoport. “But Congress should be working now, as many of our state legislatures already are working, to make it easier for Americans to register to vote and to cast their ballots.

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