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A GROWING VOICE: Asian American Voters in North Carolina

November 18, 2016 - Asian Americans have become the fastest growing racial demographic in this politically divided state and could play a key role in 2016 and future elections. asian americans north carolina southeast asians hmong montagnard k'ho elections voting election 2016 presidential race u.s. senate race gubernatorial race political parties hb 589 voting rights wake county Democracy NC southeast asian coalition nc asian americans together institute for southern studies allie yee get-out-the-vote

Why does North Carolina want to discourage the youth vote?

August 25, 2016 - North Carolina is fighting to end voter preregistration for 16- and 17-year-olds. The program increased youth turnout and was disproportionately used by African Americans and Latinos, but state lawmakers have claimed — without offering any evidence — that it risks confusing voters.

Voter ID coming to North Carolina?

February 21, 2012 - Democrats and voting rights advocates successfully rebuffed an effort to pass a voter photo ID requirement in North Carolina in 2011. Now state Republicans are giving mixed signals about whether voter ID is back on the agenda.