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Earlier this year, with the 2022 midterm elections looming, New York’s Democratic members of Congress sued their own state Board of Elections in federal court for unconstitutional practices that disqualify ballots cast by duly registered voters. Chief among the alleged violations of New Yorkers’ right to vote is the practice of fully disqualifying so-called “wrong church” ballots cast by lost or misdirected voters at poll sites other than the ones to which they are assigned.
New York, voting rights, Democratic Party, election
Landy, Rachel and Berg, Jarrett, "Quickly End NY’s Suppressive Ballot Policy" (2022). Online Publications. 34.