Call for the Federal Government to Protect Voting Rights

A variety of factors unique to this election cycle contribute to a voting environment where voters have reason to believe they will be met with intimidation at the polls, accompanied by a very real fear of violence due to the color of their skin or their age.

Click below to sign this petition to the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Voting Section

We urge you to investigate possible violations of federal voting rights laws and intervene where necessary to protect voter rights. A major party candidate is calling for voter intimidation at the polls based on race and age. The threat of voters being met with possible violence from white supremacists and law enforcement at the polls could lead to substantial voter suppression on Election Day. Due to the far-reaching nature of the call for voter intimidation of people of color and young voters, it is necessary for the federal government to take action in order to protect voters. 

201-225 of 16261 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16061 2 years ago Judith Edgar Phoenix, AZ
16060 2 years ago HUNTER WALLOF Point Reyes Station, CA
16059 2 years ago David Sherman Santa Rosa, CA
16058 2 years ago Everett Jaros Portland, OR
16057 2 years ago John Ruhl Flemington, NJ
16056 2 years ago Michael Perez Menlo Park, CA
16055 2 years ago David Clifford Douglas, MA
16054 2 years ago Tania Castro New Bedford, MA
16053 2 years ago Lewis Patrie Asheville, NC The rights of voters must not be subverted, if we mean what we claim to be, a government of, by and for the people.
16052 2 years ago Linda Thibaudeau Egg Harbor, NJ voting is the bedrock of democracy. all citizens should be allowed to vote without fear of intimidation or reprisals. people should not be stricken from the registration rolls because of their color...
16051 2 years ago Lorraine Gilmore Santa Fe, NM
16050 2 years ago Martin Brent Lehigh Acres, FL
16049 2 years ago Sharlee Moore Los Angeles, CA VOTER SUPPRESSION CANNOT BE TOLERATED
16048 2 years ago James Michael "Mike" Henderson San Luis Obispo, CA
16047 2 years ago k danowski pittsburgh, PA
16046 2 years ago Siegfried H Ward Hemet, CA
16045 2 years ago Marcia Pauley Poulsbo, WA
16044 2 years ago Nathan Holder Raleigh, NC
16043 2 years ago Ronna Scott Brier, WA
16042 2 years ago Jennifer McDermott Saint Louis Park, MN
16041 2 years ago William Morris Bend, OR
16040 2 years ago Ken Gale NYC, NY Democracy may be an imperfect system of government, but it's a lot better than what we have now.
16039 2 years ago Greg Zyzanski Lyndhurst, OH
16038 2 years ago J Noble Fitchburg, WI This is something that really needs to be addressed!
16037 2 years ago jeff hopkins Lindenhurst, IL
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