Early Voting

Gov. Scott Walker Ends Early Weekend Absentee Voting In Wisconsin
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed a measure into law that eliminates absentee voting on weekends ahead of elections. Read more...
92-Year-Old Black Woman Sues Just Hours After North Carolina Gov. Signs Voter ID Law
Just hours after North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (R) signed a sweeping voter ID measure into law, a 92-year-old African-American woman has sued the state claiming that her constitutional rights had been violated. Read more...
MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry had a message for Ohio Secretary of State and Katherine Harris wanna-be Jon Husted, if he thinks minority voters in Ohio are going to forget about what he did when he's up for re-election in his state -- Jon Husted’s Read more...
Ken Blackwell, the Republican former Ohio Secretary of State who presided over President George W. Bush's 2004 win, on Tuesday suggested that "groups that turn out high numbers of voters" -- instead of restrictions on early voting -- were to blame Read more...
Here we go again with Florida leading the way with more voter suppression -- Florida Early Voting Fiasco: Voters Wait For Hours At Polls As Rick Scott Refuses To Budge: Once again, Florida and its problems at the polls are at the center of an Read more...

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The residents of what is likely to be the presidential election’s most critical swing state are already casting their votes. With a few days to go, 1.6 million people in the state have already voted for president. About a million of the Read more...
We've got stories that continue to come out about voter suppression everywhere from Arizona, to Colorado, to Pennsylvania to you name it, and stories like this one just coming out this week -- Florida 'Glitch' Wipes Out 1000 Early Votes In Black Read more...
Evan Axelbank, a reporter with WPTV in Florida, was tweeting late Tuesday night about a memo he received from a GOP campaign adviser to a local candidate there that contained some good news...for Democrats. (See the memo above.) Axelbank Read more...
It seems Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted isn't finished doing his best to suppress the vote in his state and cause as much chaos and confusion as humanly possible between now and election day -- Husted To Appeal Ohio Early Voting Ruling To Read more...
Good news came today via the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals for Ohio voters. TPM reports that the lower court ruling requiring early voting for everyone and not just military voters was upheld. Here's the key part of the ruling: "The State’s Read more...