voter ID

Why I Didn't Vote

What It Feels Like to Be Disenfranchised by a Voter ID Law

I had a birth certificate, a photo ID, and utility bills proving my residency. But Tennessee decided that wasn't good enough.
Davis Winkie
Vote Now

The Most Important Ballot Measures People Will Vote on for the 2018 Midterms

From transgender bathroom bills to voter ID laws, there are more than candidates on the ballot this year.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage
voting rights

Justice Department changes teams in battle over Texas voting law

Carter Sherman
VICE News Tonight on HBO

How voter ID laws can suppress voter turnout

"Anybody who says that this isn't confusing for voters, or that voter ID law doesn't impact voters, or doesn't deter voters, they're lying," one activist told VICE News.
Joshua Hersh
north carolina

North Carolina GOP head Dallas Woodhouse defends early voting restrictions

"We have [local boards of election] who do not believe we ought to vote on Sunday," North Carolina’s Republican leadership told VICE News.
Antonia Hylton
VICE News Tonight on HBO

How the 2016 election could be hacked

"We were able to develop vote-stealing software that someone with just a few seconds of access to this memory card could install."
Michael Moynihan
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Voter ID Laws Result in Fewer Non-White People Voting and Favor Republicans, Says Study

The authors of the study say that critics of the controversial laws are right: Requiring voters to show photo ID before casting ballots tilts election results rightward.
VICE Staff

Canadians Seek to Halt Fair Elections Act, Compare It to Voter Suppression in the US

When the Fair Elections Act came into effect last December, it removed the option of using your voter information card as ID, meaning if you only have one piece of valid ID and it doesn't have your current address, you may be shit out of luck.
Hilary Beaumont

America's Most Right-Wing Elections Official Is Gearing Up to Start Prosecuting Voters

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach sees election criminals lurking behind every polling booth. Now the state legislature is about to give him the prosecutorial power to do something about it.
Spencer Woodman

I Spent Election Day Getting Out the Vote with Male Models from 'Cosmo'

Cosmopolitan sent a party bus full of male models to get out the vote in North Carolina on Tuesday. Turns out, they were needed.
Aaron Lake Smith