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Inmate voting rights still on the table

The State Journal Registrar – June 9th, 2021

While States Restrict Voting, Illinois Would Expand Access

WBEZ Chicago – June 6th, 2021

Illinois bill would expand civics and voter education to incarcerated youths in state custody

Injustice Watch – May 25th, 2021

South Side Activist Started Cleanups After Last Year’s Looting, And Has No Plans of Stopping

wttw – January 7th, 2021

This Chicago Group Brought The Polls Directly To Those Incarcerated At A Local Jail

Blavity – November 3rd, 2020

US election 2020: The 750,000 people you didn’t know could vote

BBC News – October 29th, 2020

Voting at Cook County Jail Sees 40% Turnout for General Election

WTTW – October 28th, 2020

Unlocking The Vote In Jails

The Marshall Project – October 26th, 2020

Lessons from March Election Chaos: Recruit Poll Workers, Young and Early

City Bureau – September 2nd, 2020

Chicago Votes: Expanding Voting Access Across Chicago

CAN TV – August 4th, 2020

The 470,000 Potential Voters Most Likely To Be Disenfranchised Next Election

The Marshall Project – April 24th, 2020

COVID-19 creates additional barriers for Chicago’s hard-to-count communities in the 2020 Census

The TRiiBE – May 22nd, 2020

Voting behind bars: Cook County’s huge jail becomes a first-time polling precinct

The Washington Post – March 6th, 2020

Pretrial detainees to vote at first polling place in Cook County Jail

Chicago Sun-Times – February 20th, 2020

Protecting Black voters’ access to the polls is the right thing to do

MTV – February 5th, 2020

Chicago Votes Celebrates Its 2019

South Side Weekly – January 7th, 2020

Inmates Are Getting Registered To Vote In One Of The Country’s Biggest Jails

Huffington Post – August 2nd, 2018

Chicago students march against gun violence — to the polls

Chicago Sun Times – March 13th, 2018

Chicago Holds First Ever Jail-Wide Voting for Inmates

Ebony – March 15th, 2018

Chicago Votes launches Give a Shit Weekend to get young people in Chicago excited about election season

Chicago Reader September 28th, 2018

Voting in Jail? New Bill Seeks to Expand Ballot Access for Detainees

WTTW – February 7th, 2018

‘Chicago Votes’, la organización que promueve la participación electoral entre jóvenes latinos

Univision Chicago – March 18th, 2018

Women’s March pushes for October rally, November election turnout

Chicago Tribune – September 12th, 201