Elections & Voting


November Election is Coming Up Fast

Americans head to the polls on Tuesday, November 8th. To join the millions who will be weighing in on who should be president, senator, representative, state legislators, mayor, city council, as well as deciding a... Read More


California Legislature Says No to Discrimination in Voting

SACRAMENTO – Today the California State Senate voted to send AB 2466 (Weber, D-San Diego) to the Governor, rolling back a discriminatory voting restriction in California that is a carry over from the Jim Crow era,... Read More


ACLU of California Voting Rights Project Monitoring Possible Voter Intimidation

Since last Friday, the ACLU of California's Voting Rights Project has been working on a grave situation in California's northern most county - Siskiyou County - home to a large community of Hmong Americans,... Read More

Voting Rights

California DMV Takes Important First Steps Toward Improving Voter Registration Services

The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) took the necessary first steps toward improving voter registration services offered online and at its 174 field offices across the state, though it still will need to... Read More

Elections & Voting

On Government Abuse, Democracy and Poverty, California Has Work to Do

Every year, the ACLU of California sponsors several bills in the California Legislature. What does it mean to sponsor a bill? In most cases, it means we have collaborated with other advocacy groups and the legislative... Read More