Stephanie Woodard
10/18/14
This week, two more South Dakota counties have agreed to provide Indian-reservation polling places during the state’s pre-election early-voting period...
Stephanie Woodard
10/15/14
“Suddenly, we have resources for get-out-the-vote,” said Pine Ridge Indian Reservation resident Kevin Killer, who’s Oglala Lakota and represents the area in the South Dakota House ...
Stephanie Woodard
10/12/14
“Bias destroys our communities,” said Blackfeet tribal member Lita Pepion, board member of Indian Peoples Action, in Butte, Montana...
Oliver J. Semans
8/25/14

After spending the eight years in meetings—with state and national legislators, state secretaries of state, and county commissioners and election officials—and helping organize two major federal voting-rights lawsuits, I’m starting to see some light at the end of the equal-rights tunnel....

Stephanie Woodard
8/6/14
Four additional Minnesota counties have agreed to provide satellite election offices on Indian reservations in the state, according to Bret Healy, consultant with Four Directions v...
Stephanie Woodard
7/23/14
A no-excuse absentee-voting office has been proposed for Red Lake Nation, in Minnesota...
Stephanie Woodard
3/17/14
UPDATED MARCH 26 to 7th Paragraph: On the afternoon of March 9, the Montana Democratic Party leadership was holed up in a small stone building in the state’s capital, Helena...
Stephanie Woodard
2/5/14
UPDATED February 28, 2014: On February 26, South Dakota approved use of its federal Help America Vote Act funds for satellite early-voting and registration offices in three Indian-...
Stephanie Woodard
1/17/14
A petition asking Iowa’s Governor Terry Branstad to investigate the ongoing abuse of disabled twin boys in his state appeared January 15 on RH Reality Check , a news website coveri...
Stephanie Woodard
1/6/14
The emergency room doctor was furious at what he had seen, recalled Audre’y Eby, who is Rosebud Sioux and the mother of disabled 16-year-old twins...

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