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We advance democracy through law, fighting for every American’s right to participate in and affect the democratic process.
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Dana Paikowsky 17h
Being part of this effort has been one of the most rewarding things I have done this year (and its a close race)--seeing advocates, DC BOE, and DC Council not only work hard to pass this law, but hustle and work together to implement in time for this election was truly inspiring.
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Campaign Legal Center 21h
is ready for and a redistricting process that puts voters first. Vote YES on Amendment 1!
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Campaign Legal Center 21h
Millions of mail ballots have already been cast for . With so many people voting absentee, can local election officials keep up? Yes! Hear from two local election officials in & on what they’re doing to ensure all votes are counted:
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Yale Law School Oct 28
Students in the Peter Gruber Rule of Law Clinic, in conjunction with , have published comprehensive guides for key states to protect the rights of voters and prevent voter intimidation ahead of the November 3, 2020 election.
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Campaign Legal Center 22h
We should expect that it will take longer to know the results of than we’re used to, and that’s okay. An extended vote count means democracy is working. Here is a rundown of estimates and deadlines in all 50 states, from the :
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Michelle Ye Hee Lee 23h
Trump announces intention to nominate two commissioners to the , which would restore the voting quorum on the panel: Sean J. Cooksey, currently general counsel to GOP Sen. Josh Hawley, and Shana M. Broussard, counsel to FEC Commissioner Steven T. Walther.
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jon steinman 24h
Questions about election lawsuits? Join 's own  and  for a Reddit Ask Them Anything about what we can expect after we've voted! 
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Campaign Legal Center Oct 28
NEW: We identified 6 federal contractors that made illegal contributions to super PACs. The contractor contribution ban protects against a pay-to-play system where wealthy special interests are rewarded for their contributions. This law must be enforced.
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Election Protection Oct 28
Early voting is ongoing in many states across the country. Be an and make sure your voice is heard in this pivotal election—whether you’re voting by-mail or in-person. Call or text 866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683) with any questions about voting.
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Kedric L. Payne Oct 27
Replying to @kedric_payne
But senior Trump Admin official resigned in protest over this effort to politicize public service.
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Kedric L. Payne Oct 27
Watchdogs and whistleblowers have been pushed out of government service throughout this administration, but now President Trump's EO has made terminating career officials even easier. This chips away at one of the last walls of accountability that civil servants provide.
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Campaign Legal Center Oct 27
A dropbox isn’t just a file sharing system: it’s a great way to ! You can avoid the lines on while having the security of knowing that your ballot has been received – and will be counted. Here’s more about them:
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Campaign Legal Center Oct 27
Many Floridians with past felony convictions are voting for the first time, but 's fines & fees law—which we & partners are fighting—is still disenfranchising citizens. Nobody should be prohibited from voting because they can’t afford to pay.
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Campaign Legal Center Oct 27
Alaskans! Vote for more transparency, less corruption. There’s one week until ; don’t miss out on this great chance to shine a light on secret spending in elections.
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Campaign Legal Center Oct 27
CLC's : "Basically, as soon as you get your ballot, vote and return it so that you don’t have any worries about it getting there on time and being counted." If you're submitting an absentee ballot, do it NOW! Voters have multiple ways to do so.
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Campaign Legal Center Oct 27
It could take longer to count safe, secure absentee ballots and know the results of . That’s okay. We have a duty as Americans to ensure ALL votes are counted, accurately, fairly and securely.
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Equal Justice Works Oct 27
Throughout the country, hundreds of thousands of Americans in jail are eligible to vote but may not realize it. "Jailed voters have been caught up in systems that are disempowering by design," said 2019 Fellow Dana Paikowsky.
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Campaign Legal Center Oct 27
Unlimited, secret spending in elections is a bipartisan problem, and it leaves voters in the dark about who’s spending big money to rig the political system. We need to reduce the hidden influence of wealthy special interests and .
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Campaign Legal Center Oct 26
Absentee voting is a secure, tried and true way to . Overlapping security measures—including ballot tracking procedures, for example—are in place to ensure the integrity of . We have a duty as Americans to ensure every vote is counted.
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Campaign Legal Center Oct 26
As nears the finish line, the public still largely doesn't know who the Trump campaign is paying, how much they are getting paid, and why. We filed an complaint earlier this year. Voters & donors have a right to know how funds are spent.
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