Civil rights activists opposed to North Carolina’s dramatic voting law changes will use the ballot box and the courts to try to overturn them after a judge refused to block them from being used, attorneys for the state NAACP said Monday.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina General Assembly members have been subpoenaed for documents by those challenging the law creating new voting restrictions. But lawmakers argue they shouldn’t have to comply. House Speaker Thom Tillis, […]
GLEN RIDGE, N.J. (AP) — Some schools want to end their traditional role as polling places because of security concerns since the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, leaving their communities without […]
The only major awards show where fans determine the nominees and winners across categories of movies, music and television, “People’s Choice Awards”, has announced that voting is now open for the 40th annual award show.
For a decade, registered North Carolina voters who didn’t go to their home precincts on Election Day — by error or on purpose — could still ensure their top choices would count.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Judges have now been asked to decide whether an elections overhaul in North Carolina requiring photo identification to vote, scaling back early voting and ending same-day registration is discriminatory or permitted […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a key provision of the landmark Voting Rights Act cannot be enforced unless Congress comes up with an up-to-date formula for deciding which states and localities […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s unenforceable literacy test requirement to register to vote could be formally removed in House legislation that ultimately would go to voters statewide. The House gave tentative unanimous approval Monday […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A Republican bill requiring photo identification to vote in North Carolina is heading to the floor of the state House that’s controlled by the GOP. The chamber scheduled what’s expected to […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The budget-writing committee in the North Carolina House is preparing to evaluate the costs of a bill requiring voters to present photo identification at the polls. The House Appropriations Committee meets […]