Daily Court Reporter - News Expand, don’t restrict, voters’ access to the polls
Expand, don’t restrict, voters’ access to the polls
Lee Hamilton, Center on Representative Government Senior Advisor
There are times when I’m convinced the progress of this country can be measured through our ballot laws. Think about it. Over the course of our history, we’ve expanded the franchise from the sole preserve of white male property owners to most all citizens 18 and older — regardless of race, gender, or wealth.
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Date Published: September 28, 2018