Leaders on the Advancement Project’s National Office, a nationwide racial justice group, stated regardless of a worldwide well being pandemic, final minute ballot closures and efforts to decelerate the supply of vote-by-mail ballots through the US Postal Service, voters managed to forged their ballots in vital numbers.
“There have been intentional efforts to erect obstacles at each flip,” stated Judith Browne Dianis, Govt Director of Development Challenge Nationwide Workplace. “We noticed folks standing in line for as much as 11 hours, the problem of voter registration guidelines, the removing of polling websites and lack of drop bins in Black and Brown communities.”
“Our legal professionals have been on standby across the nation, supporting election safety efforts and addressing points as they got here up,” she added. “We should proceed to provoke and struggle without cost, truthful and protected elections. We should transfer ahead with the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act of 2020. Once we make it simpler and open up entry, folks will vote.”