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Voting Rights

Vox's coverage of gerrymandering, problems at the polls, and the state of voting rights in the 2020 election.

Texas’s voting bill inspired Democrats to flee. Here’s what made it into law.

Democrats have finally identified the greatest threat to voting rights — the Supreme Court

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The Texas GOP’s war on governing

Raphael Warnock’s plan to neutralize a GOP takeover of Georgia elections, explained

Georgia Republicans didn’t waste any time in using their new voter suppression law

How America lost its commitment to the right to vote

The next voting rights battleground is Michigan

The GOP voting bill that literally caused Texas Democrats to flee the state, explained

3 winners and 3 losers from the just-completed Supreme Court term

The Supreme Court leaves the Voting Rights Act alive — but only barely

The DOJ’s lawsuit against Georgia’s voter suppression law is probably doomed

Democrats’ voting rights bill is a big test for Biden’s global democracy agenda

Joe Manchin’s sweeping new voting rights proposal, explained

Trump’s lies about the 2020 election are endangering America’s election workers

The DOJ has a plan to protect voting rights. It might not be enough.

There are two kinds of GOP attacks on democracy — and one is much worse

Justice Breyer’s new warning for Democrats couldn’t have come at a worse time

Joe Manchin says he needs Republicans to support voting rights. He found one.

Joe Manchin’s surprisingly bold proposal to fix America’s voting rights problem

The Supreme Court made the GOP’s new voting restrictions possible

What’s behind Arizona’s bizarre, haphazard, and highly partisan “audit” of the 2020 election

After Georgia, companies are banding together to condemn restrictive voting laws

Yes, the Georgia election law is that bad

Why some Democrats are quietly unhappy with the House’s big voting rights bill

Why the MLB pulled the All-Star Game from Atlanta, briefly explained

Georgia’s restrictive new voting law, explained

How Republicans’ efforts to restrict mail voting could backfire

Jody Hice tried to overturn the 2020 election. Now he wants to be in charge of Georgia’s elections.

Filibuster opponents just got good news from a key Democratic holdout on reform

The new Republican war on voting rights, explained

Georgia Republicans vote to roll back no-excuse absentee voting after Trump’s loss

House Democrats’ massive voting rights bill, explained

The Voting Rights Act had a surprisingly good day at the Supreme Court

Two Supreme Court cases could destroy what remains of the Voting Rights Act

The Supreme Court hands two final defeats to Trump

Florida Republicans want to impose new voting restrictions. They’re not the only ones.

State GOPs have already introduced dozens of bills restricting voting access in 2021

Even Amy Coney Barrett appears skeptical of Trump’s latest attempt to rig the census

A Republican judge just tore into Trump’s election lawyers for their incompetence

America’s anti-democratic Senate, by the numbers

Why the Supreme Court is unlikely to steal the election for Donald Trump

Trump’s bizarre, haphazard legal strategy to disrupt vote counting, briefly explained

What’s really going on with the mail-in ballots the US Postal Service can’t trace

Colorado voters approve compact seeking to neutralize the Electoral College

Massachusetts voters reject ranked-choice voting in ballot initiative