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Ballot Woes
October 30, 2018 Brittany Hughes and Kelly Jeanine
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Ballot Woes

October 30, 2018

Brittany Hughes and Kelly Jeanine

In this episode Brittany and Kelly explore the democratic process-voting, they look at the reality of voter suppression, some interesting campaigns across the country, and the history of voting in America.

Resources:

NCLS Felon Voting Resource http://www.ncsl.org/research/elections-and-campaigns/felon-voting-rights.aspx

ACLU Map on disenfranchisement  https://www.aclu.org/issues/voting-rights/voter-restoration/felony-disenfranchisement-laws-map

Felony Voter Study https://news.uga.edu/total-us-population-with-felony-convictions/

Washington Post: Gerrymandering https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2015/03/01/this-is-the-best-explanation-of-gerrymandering-you-will-ever-see/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.2c2eda098d24


In this episode Brittany and Kelly explore the democratic process-voting, they look at the reality of voter suppression, some interesting campaigns across the country, and the history of voting in America.

Resources:

NCLS Felon Voting Resource http://www.ncsl.org/research/elections-and-campaigns/felon-voting-rights.aspx

ACLU Map on disenfranchisement  https://www.aclu.org/issues/voting-rights/voter-restoration/felony-disenfranchisement-laws-map

Felony Voter Study https://news.uga.edu/total-us-population-with-felony-convictions/

Washington Post: Gerrymandering https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2015/03/01/this-is-the-best-explanation-of-gerrymandering-you-will-ever-see/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.2c2eda098d24


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