Voter purges are an often-flawed process of cleaning up voter rolls by deleting names from registration lists. Done badly, they can prevent eligible people from casting a ballot that counts. This report examines the growing threat, and outlines steps every state can take to protect voters in November and beyond.
Pleadings in key redistricting cases before the courts in Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin.
The Brennan Center, together with the American Civil Liberties Union, submitted comments to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on the agency’s proposal to create a new system of records that would collect and store sensitive biometric and biographic information about individuals seeking immigration benefits and other residents of the United States, including U.S. citizens.
The Brennan Center, along with 30 other civil rights and government oversight organizations, sent a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee on August 29, 2018, urging them to consider President Trump’s final two nominees to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB)