Auditor General Eugene DePasquale thinks the Department of State is out of line to spend $1 million this year on its Voter ID ads.
Pennsylvania voters will not be required to produce identification to cast ballots in November. A Commonwealth Court judge has barred enforcement of the state’s 2012 voter ID law until he makes a final determination in the case.
As we approach the 48th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, this historic civil rights legislation remains an essential protection against the discrimination that still threatens Americans’ right to vote.
Civil Liberties meeting notes
In March our Civil Liberties Committee met with renewed interest in the United v. Federal Election Commission because of our growing perception of the political ramifications of that decision on our elections and the growing power of corporations. We were able to make contact with the Concord- Amherst, Massachusetts League who had studied the court […]