April 14th, 2016
ThinkProgress has a new interactive map featuring the stories of people who have been denied their right to vote due to state vote suppression laws implemented after the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act in Shelby v. Holder. Meanwhile, emboldened by that Supreme Court victory, other […] states have accelerated their efforts to disenfranchise […]
April 8th, 2016
Today is Equal Pay Day, a date that symbolizes how far into 2016 the average woman would have to work just to make as much money as the average man made in 2015. Women make, on average, 80¢ for every $1 a man makes—a wage gap that only adds up over time. Over a 40-year career, the average woman will […]
March 24th, 2016
We’re pleased to announce that we’re mailing more than 4 million registration applications in March to prospective voters in 20 states, spanning coast to coast. In partnership with key national allies, we’re helping unregistered eligible voters participate in our democracy. “There are about 53 million people of color, unmarried women, and millennials who are not […]
Since its inception, Voter Participation Center — known for innovative registration and turnout programs — has helped register more than two million voters.