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Research Blows Up the Myth of “Nonpartisan” redistricting.

Nov 8, 2019 (Raleigh) Voter Integrity Project has always steered clear of the fight over redistricting because we trust the self-serving political parties to hold each other in check. That all changed when a significant number of Republican lawmakers joined forces with enough Democrat lawmakers to craft HB 140, a bill that would cave to …

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Gerrymandering Stratgey Redefines “Fair”

[Note: This is one of a series of posts on the Left’s battle to take the Legislature’s constitutional authority on redistricting.”] Nov 8, 2019 (Raleigh) Ask any 4-year-old child what “fair” means and you will usually get an honest answer: “Fair means I get what I want. A Leftist organization, called “All on the Line,” …

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Warning to Lawmakers

Nov 8, 2019 (Raleigh) While all eyes are again on North Carolina over the court’s continuing assault of our Legislature’s explicit duty to draw the political boundaries, there are a few things the voters will learn. As George Will so eloquently wrote, “The practice the court . . . consider[s] is ‘partisan gerrymandering.’ This modifier, …

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Turing the Tables on Judicial Gerrymandering

Nov 8, 2019 (Raleigh) Voter Integrity Project has learned of a “Bill Summary,” the Legislative Bill Drafting section released Thursday, Oct 24, suggesting renewed interest in the quietly stalled House Bill 140, a bipartisan measure to take redistricting authority away from the Legislative branch of state government and surrender it to the Judiciary, under the …

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SBOE admits to having no program to remove non-citizen voters

Oct 9, 2019 (Raleigh) Critics of a hotly debated Senate Bill (SB250) in the state’s legislature, we deemed it appropriate to remind the public of an October 25, 2018, Wake Forest Weekly article in which State Board of Elections’ spokesman, Patrick Gannon, freely admitted his agency has inadequate voter lists maintenance programs. “We do not have …

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Keep Legislators Accountable

Sep 15, 2019 (Raleigh) NC Governor Cooper spilled the beans yesterday, revealing the end strategy to his party’s continuous lawfare over redistricting or gerrymandering or whatever they call it (depending on who’s in control) and that goal is something called a “redistricting commission,” which would strip away the Legislature’s constitutional authority to design the state’s …

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Redistricting Hearing Begs for Adult Input

[Official comments from Jay DeLancy, Founder of Voter Integrity Project – NC, North Carolina’s oldest constitutional election watchdog group.] Sept 13, 2019 (Raleigh) — For years, Voter Integrity Project has stayed out of the redistricting fight, dismissing it as a “partisan” matter. We have always viewed the VIP mission as that of a non-partisan election watchdog …

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Snap Inspection Reports

Sept 10, 2019 (Raleigh) In a long-overdue move give voice to those who see questionable actions when voting at the polls, Voter Integrity Project is launching the Snap Inspection Report, a form that will enable witnesses to report the condition of their local polling location. “Just about Every Election Day,” said Jay DeLancy, the Founder …

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