Criminalizing the vote: GOP-led states enacted 102 new election penalties after 2020

By: - July 19, 2022 8:33 am

Voters who arrived early at Shiloh Hills Baptist Church in Kennesaw, Georgia, waited inside to stay warm until voting started in November 2020. (Photo by Ross Williams / Georgia Recorder)

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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.

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