Voting Rights Roundup: Redistricting, voting rights, and election reform are on the ballot in 2018

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www.dailykos.com—Leading Off ● Ballot Measures: Republican gerrymandering, voter suppression, and our very electoral system itself often present great challenges to preserving free and fair elections in America, but voters will get the chance to weigh in on many key ballot measures in November that could help fix these problems—or exacerbate them. Below, we take a look at the most important ballot measures that affect redistricting, voting rights, and campaign finance, and what their impact could be. Campaign...

Ballot measures on voting rights, redistricting reform, and campaign finance limits won big in 2018. In states and cities across the country, American voters resoundingly supported ballot measures to strengthen our democracy, voting last week to enact a slew of reforms on voting rights, redistricting, campaign finance, and even the structure of our electoral system itself. In an era when Republicans have enacted voting restrictions and historically extreme gerrymanders in state after state, and when even Democrats in some places have failed to do everything they can to protect the right to...