With the Senate hurtling toward a voting rights showdown over the next few days, No Labels is bringing clarity to the issue where there has been almost none. Republicans and Democrats have been fighting over two “problems” — voter fraud and voter suppression — that are completely overblown. Meanwhile, reforms to the one actual threat to our democracy — the ambiguity around state and federal election certification that lit the match for the January 6 riots — can pass if the White House and congressional leadership turn to the work of a bipartisan group in the Senate and House.
We are highlighting six key insights about voting in America that should be informing the debate, but that have been overlooked or ignored. With charts, data, and careful analysis, we offer a path forward to truly improving the integrity and security of federal elections.