voting rights http://tspr.org en Constitutional Amendments on Illinois Ballots http://tspr.org/post/constitutional-amendments-illinois-ballots <p>At least two constitutional amendments will be on ballots across Illinois this November. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:11:45 +0000 Brian Mackey 51359 at http://tspr.org Constitutional Amendments on Illinois Ballots Protecting Voting Rights in Illinois http://tspr.org/post/protecting-voting-rights-illinois <p>Voting rights groups are applauding a measure in the Illinois legislature that would add special protections for voters. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 03:51:00 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 50840 at http://tspr.org Protecting Voting Rights in Illinois Judicial Activism & Voting Rights http://tspr.org/post/judicial-activism-voting-rights <p>The war against Americans’ voting heated up this summer when the U.S. Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision struck down a formula to ensure access to polls – even as it affirmed the 1965 Voting Rights Act’s goal. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:30:10 +0000 Bill Knight 37457 at http://tspr.org Judicial Activism & Voting Rights