United States Senate Committee on Rules and Administration

News from Chairman Schumer

Schumer Reveals Groundbreaking New Study from Voting Experts: Up to 7 Million Registered Voters were Prevented or Discouraged from Casting Ballots in '08 Election

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer, Chairman of the Senate Rules and Administration Committee, announced Wednesday that, according to a groundbreaking new study conducted by leading election experts, as many as seven million registered voters were prevented or discouraged from casting their ballots in the 2008 election, demonstrating major malfunctions in the country’s election process.

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Also,

Testimony of Mr. Stephen Ansolabehere
Professor, Department of Government
Harvard University

Hearing: Voter Registration: Assessing Current Problems
Wednesday, March 11, 2009
Testimony
Testimony of Mr. Stephen Ansolabehere
Professor, Department of Government
Harvard University

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