2022 Voting News Stories


For some tribe members in Nevada, hurdles to voting remain (Mohave Valley Daily News) 6/22/22

South Dakota ruled noncompliant with federal voter law (South Dakota Public Broadcasting) 5/31/22

Lower Brule sues Lyman County for voter redistricting (South Dakota Public Broadcasting) 5/24/22

How voter suppression laws target Native Americans (Brennan Center for Justice) 5/23/22

Indigenous leaders say GOP's new voter ID law will silence the voices of Native people (AZ Central) 4/7/22

Court blocks Montana laws that restrict Native American voting rights (ACLU) 4/6/22

MHA Nation moves to intervene in redistricting case in North Dakota (Turtle Talk) 4/4/22

Encouraging Native communities to vote (Native News Online) 4/1/22

Interior Department takes steps to increase voter registration in Indigenous communities (Mirage News) 3/25/22

Native Americans face more barriers in voting. The White House suggests these changes (Wisconsin Public Radio) 3/24/22

Redistricting could make it harder for tribes to protect the environment (Grist) 3/18/22

Natives living on reservations among the least counted population in the 2020 Census (Native News Online) 3/10/22

How do you vote in Oklahoma? Tribal leaders launch new site to explain registration steps (The Oklahoman) 3/3/22

2nd lawsuit targets tribal subdistricts (Indian Country Today) 2/22/22

Native American women aim to build strong network of voters through Family Votes Program (Navajo-Hopi Observer) 2/22/22

For some Native Americans, casting a ballot means an 'absurd' trip to the polling site (USA Today) 2/11/22

Fighting for tribal voter access in Montana (Native News Online) 2/9/22

Tribes sue North Dakota over new redistricting map (Minot Daily News) 2/9/22

Local lawmakers, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes upset at Supreme Court's decision to uphold legislative map (Idaho State Journal) 1/28/22

Indigenous voters betrayed by Sinema’s actions in Congress, officials and advocates say (Tucson Sentinel) 1/26/22

Protect voting rights in Indian Country (Indian Country Today) 1/25/22

Indigenous, Native American tribes are pushing for voting rights (KSHB) 1/17/22

Native redistricting strategy bolsters South Dakota urban vote (Indian Country Today) 1/10/22

I set out to photograph 21 women voting rights activists. Here’s what they taught me. (The Lily) 1/5/22


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