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Watch the Vote - New Laws on the Books Are Affecting Primary Election Voters in Many States by Ari Berman

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'Throughout this tumultuous primary season, writer Ari Berman, author of the book Give Us the Ballot, has been keeping a knowledgeable eye on the impact of voting laws old and new. He is vigorously reporting on issues of disenfranchisement at the polling place and investigating the difficulties of registering and voting under a cloud of recent restrictive legislation, keeping all of us aware that what has happened so far could be a harbinger of big trouble ahead as we approach the actual November general election.

 In a recent conversation posted on our website  he told us that the laws that have recently passed in 22 states worry him. “Here’s our collection of Berman’s reports.

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