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Recording from Wednesday, May 27th, 2020:
Links from Wednesday, May 27th, 2020:
'Dark money' groups dodge reporting requirement innew regulations - https://www.politico.com/news/2020/05/26/dark-money-tax-283044
Vote-by-mail benefits neither party and is nearly fraud-free, new studies finds - https://thefulcrum.us/voting/vote-by-mail-studies
A Major Court Victory for Voting Rights in Florida - A state law forcing people with a past conviction to pay to vote is unconstitutional, a federal judge found - https://www.brennancenter.org/our-work/research-reports/dirty-tricks-eight-falsehoods-could-undermine-2020-election
Vote at Home Policy Actions:COVID-19 Response - https://www.voteathome.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/NVAHI-50-State-Policy-Analysis.pdf
Vote Safe - https://votesafe.us/
Coalition Letter to Congress in Support of the CORE Act - https://www.citizen.org/article/coalition-letter-coreact/?eType=EmailBlastContent&eId=3b6df1e1-5181-41ab-bda9-dd5280f6a77e
110 Bipartisan Leaders: Congress needs to reform itself in the wake of coronavirus - https://www.issueone.org/congress-needs-to-reform-itself-in-wake-of-coronavirus-write-110-members-of-issue-ones-reformers-caucus-in-usa-today/
Maintaining Legislative Continuity Through Emergencies - https://www.brennancenter.org/our-work/research-reports/maintaining-legislative-continuity-through-emergencies