Alabama’s Shameful Achievement

A shameful achievement – Alabama illustrates 7 ways to limit the right to vote: 

  1. Require Photo IDs (and make them hard to get in some places) (2013)
  2. Close driver license offices in black areas (2015)
  3. Push for proof-of-citizenship (2016)
  4. Close polling places (2016)
  5. Thwart get-out-the-vote funding (2016)
  6. Purge 340,000 voters from the rolls (2017)
  7. Don’t publicize felons’ rights (2017)

Check out the New York Times June 25, 2018 story Alabama Offers Seven Examples of How to Limit the Right to Vote

 

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