Saturday, February 13, 2016

READ: Suit Filed Challenging Move to Require Voter Proof Of Citizenship In 3 States

A lawsuit was filed Friday afternoon challenging the surprise move by the head of a federal elections agency to require proof of citizenship to register to vote in three states. The suit alleges that Brian Newby -- the executive director of the U.S. Elections Assistance Commission (EAC) who unilaterally approved the change to the federal form -- acted outside of his authority and departed from several commission protocols in making the change.
Read more at Talking Points Memo

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