Results related to “Pennsylvania”
by Von Diaz on September 11 2013, 3:24PM
A new study from ProPublica and The Chronicle for Higher Education shows colleges most frequented by low-income students are giving them less aid than ever.
by Brentin Mock on July 17 2013, 4:42PM
Hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians lack ID to vote under new law. Republican chair says that was good for his party.
by Brentin Mock on December 13 2012, 2:40PM
Just a month from Election Day states are already pining for restrictions in the next election.
by Aura Bogado on December 10 2012, 9:44AM
The biggest challenge voting rights advocates face right now is keeping people engaged without the spotlight of a presidential election.
by Jorge Rivas on November 27 2012, 12:42PM
If confirmed by the Senate, Judge Nitza I. Quiñones Alejandro would be the first out gay Latina to serve on the federal bench.
by Brentin Mock on November 27 2012, 10:25AM
An idea is spreading on the right that Republicans are unfairly constrained by a court ruling that bars the party from targeting “ballot security” measures at communities of color.
by Jamilah King on November 6 2012, 6:45PM
by Kai Wright on November 6 2012, 3:04PM
Election Protection watchers are hearing lots of reports about conflict over voter ID requirements at Pennsylvania polling sites.
by Brentin Mock on September 28 2012, 10:43AM
Pennsylvania’s attorneys have found a new argument to defend the state’s voter ID law: We all share the same burdens and frustrations equally, regardless of race or class, and that’s not disenfranchisement.
by Brentin Mock on September 21 2012, 10:06AM
In both boxing and voting, the strategy is the same: keep the opponent away.
by Brentin Mock on September 19 2012, 11:16AM
From the voters’ perspective, the Court’s unresolved issue is rooted in the age-old conundrum best expressed by Mos Def: “Why do I need ID to get ID? If I had ID, I wouldn’t need ID.”
by Brentin Mock on September 18 2012, 3:10PM
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court just issued a 4-2 ruling on the state’s voter ID law saying that the matter should be kicked back to the lower Commonwealth Court for further review.
by Aura Bogado on September 12 2012, 9:30AM
Pennsylvania’s voter ID law is already proving to be a burden to local agencies and non-profits.
by Aura Bogado on July 27 2012, 9:40AM
More than 1,000 people rallied against Pennsylvania’s voter ID law this week. James Cersonsky shares his images from a “Freedom Ride” bus to the capital.
by Brentin Mock on July 25 2012, 9:52AM
Ten voters will attempt to show in court that the law has clear and racially biased impact on Pennsylvanians’ right to vote.
by Aura Bogado on July 6 2012, 2:45PM
Forty-four percent of Philly is African-American—and nearly 20 percent of voters there may lose their right to cast a ballot this fall.
by Jorge Rivas on June 25 2012, 5:02PM
House Majority Leader Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) told the Republican State Committee that Pennsylvania’s Voter ID law will allow Romney to win PA.