Activists target corporate campaign cash in battle against voting restrictions

Corporations across the U.S. are facing new demands to take public stances against voter suppression in general and in Congress

By: - December 14, 2021 5:45 am

A group called Defend Black Voters Coalition on Thursday called on Michigan companies to cut off funding to legislators who support what they described as “voter-suppression legislation.” (Ken Coleman / Michigan Advance)

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Kira Lerner
Kira Lerner

Kira Lerner is the democracy reporter for States Newsroom in Washington, D.C. She has previously covered voting, criminal justice, and civil rights issues for publications including Votebeat and The Appeal.