A couple more voter suppression links…

…close to home, too:

[PDF]what’s at stake in ohio – WikiLeaks


Since being elected in 2010, Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted has … election for Republicans by making it harder for eligible voters to cast their … decided by fewer than 5 points in 2008 and 2012 and is shaping up to be a critical state in 2016. … IN 2012, PRESIDENT OBAMA WON OHIO BY JUST 166K VOTES.


About them, from their own site’s About link

iVote was created in 2014 with one goal: secure voting rights for all Americans. Traditionally, most voting rights groups have focused on challenges in court after rights had been impinged, or defeating efforts to further erode rights. iVote takes a different tack – ‘flipping the script’ from playing defense on voter suppression efforts to going on offense to secure and expand access to voting. Learn more about iVote’s approach here

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