Call for the Federal Government to Protect Voting Rights

A variety of factors unique to this election cycle contribute to a voting environment where voters have reason to believe they will be met with intimidation at the polls, accompanied by a very real fear of violence due to the color of their skin or their age.

Click below to sign this petition to the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Voting Section
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We urge you to investigate possible violations of federal voting rights laws and intervene where necessary to protect voter rights. A major party candidate is calling for voter intimidation at the polls based on race and age. The threat of voters being met with possible violence from white supremacists and law enforcement at the polls could lead to substantial voter suppression on Election Day. Due to the far-reaching nature of the call for voter intimidation of people of color and young voters, it is necessary for the federal government to take action in order to protect voters. 


1-25 of 16258 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16258 5 days ago Anonymous Frederic, WI
16257 2 weeks ago George Matos Fremont, CA
16256 2 months ago M.B. Hardy Raleigh, NC
16255 2 months ago Teresa Kohl Manteno, IL
16254 5 months ago wes howard Hutchins, TX
16253 5 months ago Dena Lenard Addison, TX
16252 6 months ago Ruvita Maharaj Richmond, CA
16251 6 months ago Inga Jaeger Iowa City, IA
16250 6 months ago Bing Gibbs Cahokia, IL
16249 6 months ago Anonymous Madison, WI
16248 6 months ago Coleen Anderson Yakima, WA The Survival of Democracy requires the protection of voter rights.
16247 6 months ago elizabeth ketz-robinson alexandria, VA
16246 7 months ago Melissa Bohn AZ
16245 7 months ago Laura Epstein Magnolia, DE
16244 7 months ago Erin Yarrobino Ozone Park, NY
16243 7 months ago Dwight Hilpman Lawrence, KS Nothing is more important!
16242 7 months ago Kaitlin Fitch Troy, NY
16241 7 months ago Kay Warren Espanola, NM Protect & assure voting rights.
We must do at least this.
16240 7 months ago Kaitlin Fitch Troy, NY
16239 7 months ago Ken Gale NYC, NY Democracy may be an imperfect system of government, but it's a lot better than what we have now.
16238 7 months ago Tiana Brachel Cartersville, GA
16237 7 months ago Jeannine Jacobs Cambria, CA The blatant manipulation of targeted precincts, cities of color in Puerto Rico, AZ, IL, MI, KY, NV, OH and FL showed utter frustration disenfranchizement, and even suffering for voters who stood in ...
16236 7 months ago David Cotner Ventura, CA
16235 7 months ago jeff hopkins Lindenhurst, IL
16234 7 months ago Erin Yarrobino Ozone Park, NY
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