New York Needs a Comprehensive State Voting Rights Act
Until recently, New York was home to some of the most restrictive voting laws in the nation. In the last session, lawmakers made major strides toward fortifying our democracy, but much work remains. We must redouble the effort to ensure that every New Yorker’s voice can be heard, that every vote really does count, and that real accountability to voters is the standard in our state. That’s what the Voting Rights Act is all about.