Post Profile

Justin Levitt: Pence-Kobach “Election Integrity” Commission Requests May Violate Federal Law

Justin at Take Care on the requests for voter information I expressed concern about yesterday: In the abstract, the information itself isn’t the real problem.  There are ways that careful researchers engage voter files that can assist and enlighten.  But … Continue reading ?
read more


Related Posts

“Meet the Vote Suppressors and Conspiracy Theorists on Trump’s ‘Election Integrity’ Commission”

Academics / Political Science : Election Law

Ari Berman: The likes of Kobach, Blackwell, von Spakovsky, and Adams have for years spread debunked lies about voter fraud and have championed efforts to make it harder to vote, often in violation of federal law. Putting them on an ...

Derek Muller: The Kobach fallout on election security

Academics / Political Science : Election Law

The following is a guest post from Derek Muller: The Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity offered its first public request this week, as Vice Chair and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach requested voter informat...

Justin Levitt on the Trump “Voter Fraud” Commission

Academics / Political Science : Election Law

Take Care blog: Evidence suggests that the Commission’s conclusions are also already preordained.  Kris Kobach, co-chair of the new Commission, met with President-Elect Donald Trump in November 2016, in an apparent interview to beco...

Charles Stewart, Leading Expert on Election Administration, Cautions on Pence-Kobach Science Experiment

Academics / Political Science : Election Law

Smart and careful post from Charles: I’ve had a chance now to read the letter that vice-chair Kris Kobach has sent to the states, requesting that they send the Pence Commission copies of their publicly available voter files.  My ini...

“A Court Is Considering A Request To Halt The Trump Election Commission’s Request For State Voter Lists”

Academics / Political Science : Election Law

Chris Geidner: A federal court on Friday heard arguments in a lawsuit alleging that the president’s “election integrity” commission has violated federal privacy laws in its request for voter information from the states. US District ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC