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

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 16261 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16261 8 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX
16260 1 year ago Julie Perkins Voluntown, CT I take the ability to vote for granted, and I think it should be everybody's right, too. I do not want my right to be infringed upon, nor anybody else's.
16259 1 year ago David R. Eckman Akron, OH Please investigate Ohio's purge of voter registrations for inactivity. It violates the Help America Vote Act.
16258 1 year ago Anonymous Frederic, WI
16257 1 year ago George Matos Fremont, CA
16256 1 year ago M.B. Hardy Raleigh, NC
16255 1 year ago Teresa Kohl Manteno, IL
16254 1 year ago wes Howard Hutchins, TX
16253 1 year ago Dena Lenard Addison, TX
16252 1 year ago Ruvita Maharaj Richmond, CA
16251 1 year ago Inga Jaeger Iowa City, IA
16250 1 year ago Bing Gibbs Cahokia, IL
16249 1 year ago Anonymous Madison, WI
16248 1 year ago Coleen Anderson Yakima, WA The Survival of Democracy requires the protection of voter rights.
16247 1 year ago elizabeth ketz-robinson alexandria, VA
16246 1 year ago Melissa Bohn Chandler, AZ
16245 1 year ago Laura Epstein Magnolia, DE
16244 1 year ago erin yarrobino Ozone Park, NY
16243 1 year ago Dwight Hilpman Lawrence, KS Nothing is more important!
16242 1 year ago kaitlin fitch Troy, NY
16241 1 year ago Kay Warren Espanola, NM Protect & assure voting rights.
We must do at least this.
16240 1 year ago kaitlin fitch Troy, NY
16239 1 year 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 1 year ago Tiana Brachel Cartersville, GA
16237 1 year 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 ...
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