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Heading into August Primaries, New States United Action Data Shows States at Risk of Election Deniers Holding Offices with Power Over Elections

“Replacing the Refs” Tracker Indicates Five States Have Election Deniers Running for Governor, Attorney General, and Secretary of State including Four States with Primaries or Nomination Conventions in August; New Findings Indicate Election Denier Trend Continues Heading into General Election
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Ahead of Midterms, Report Details New State-By-State Rules for Poll Observing, Outlines Potential Consequences for Upcoming Election

New Report Breaks Down Poll Observer Roles and Rules, Reflects Changes by State Legislatures in the Wake of the 2020 Election
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Republican Former Governors to U.S. Supreme Court: Protect Minority Voters’ Right to Fair Representation Under the Voting Rights Act

Brief Brings Together Former Governors Schwarzenegger of California, Weld of Massachusetts, and Whitman of New Jersey; Contends Diluting Minority Voting Power Undermines Democracy
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The States United Democracy Center Submits Bipartisan Testimony to House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol

Former Republican and Democratic Governors, State Attorneys General, and Secretaries of State Stress That Democracy is Still Under Attack in the States; Accountability is Critical to Move Forward
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Heading into June Primaries, New States United Action Data Highlights Trend of Election Deniers Running for Statewide Roles with Election Oversight Power

“Replacing the Refs” Tracker Emphasizes Primary Urgency; Six States Have Election Deniers Running in Governor, Attorney General, and Secretary of State Contests
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New Report Reveals State Legislative Election Subversion Trend Accelerating and Evolving

In 2022, 229 bills have been introduced in 33 states that politicize, criminalize, and interfere with nonpartisan election administration, making it easier for partisan actors to undermine the will of voters.
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PRIMARY UPDATE: States United Action Releases New Data on Election Deniers Running for Statewide Offices that Run, Oversee, and Protect Our Elections

“Replacing the Refs” Tracker Emphasizes Primary Urgency; Four States with Election Deniers Running in Governor, Attorney General, and Secretary of State Contests Have May Primaries
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Bipartisan Legal Experts Join the States United Democracy Center in Filing Ethics Complaint Against Colorado Attorney Jenna Ellis

Ellis Complaint is Latest in Series of Actions Seeking to Hold Attorneys Accountable for Undermining Democracy; Complaint Argues that Ellis Knowingly Advanced Baseless Legal Theories and Falsehoods to Assist in Trump’s Efforts to Overturn 2020 Election Results
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Georgetown Law’s ICAP and the States United Democracy Center Release A First Amendment Guide to Aid Law Enforcement Agencies’ Efforts to Counter Bigotry and Extremism Within Their Ranks

The guidance equips law enforcement agencies with a deeper understanding of First Amendment considerations as they work to eliminate bigotry and extremism among officers and employees.
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REPORT UPDATE: States United Action Releases April Data on Election Deniers Running for Statewide Offices that Run, Oversee, and Protect Our Elections

“Replacing the Refs” Tracker Adds Georgia and Wisconsin to List of States with Election Deniers Running in Governor, Attorney General, and Secretary of State Contests