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December 13, 2013 | BillBoard

Bill reflects on the class struggles he observed in the small East Texas town he grew up in and the modern-day class war waged by the wealthy on our democracy. Continue reading

In this Sept. 24 2012, file photo former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum speaks to reporters before the start of a bus tour campaign by Iowans for Freedom that is trying to convince Iowans to vote Iowa Supreme Court Justice David Wiggins off the bench in November, Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, in Des Moines, Iowa. Wiggins isnít well known outside the legal community of his state, but whether he should keep his job has become one of the most fiercely contested judicial issues on the Nov. 6 ballot because of what he symbolizes in the debate over gay marriage. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
October 31, 2013 | Blog

Special interest groups are pouring millions into state judge elections, hoping to tip the scales of justice on key issues. Continue reading

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February 14, 2013 | Blog

Voting rights activists debate if Obama’s new non-partisan commission, announced in his State of the Union address, is enough to fix the problems. Continue reading

Tina Edmonds, a compliance specialist for the State Board of Elections looks over a voter registration form of Kristol Cleaton, as her friend Karen Dullas looks on at the Boards office in Richmond, Va., October 2008. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
August 16, 2012 | Activism

Bill wants your help building awareness about legal obstacles placed in front of valid voters across the country. Continue reading

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August 3, 2012 | Moyers & Company

Bill talks with Keesha Gaskins and Michael Waldman of the Brennan Center for Justice about how voter ID laws enable voting suppression. Continue reading

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August 3, 2012

Bill talks to Keesha Gaskins and Michael Waldman of the Brennan Center for Justice about new election laws that keep the young, elderly, minorities and the poor from voting. Continue reading

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August 2, 2012

The GOP says election fraud is rampant, but a close look at the numbers reveals no evidence of that. Continue reading

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August 2, 2012

In this preview, Bill talks with Keesha Gaskins and Michael Waldman of the Brennan Center for Justice about how voter ID laws enable voting suppression. Watch the full show. Continue reading

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July 31, 2012

Representatives from the Brennan Center for Justice rebut claims that getting voter ID is easy and “free” for anyone who needs it. Continue reading