The right to vote is a fundamental principle of our democracy. When more Americans can participate in our elections, the outcome better reflects who we are as a state and as a nation. We work to promote policies and procedures that increase voter turnout and help make our elections more free, fair and accessible.
Opposition to Voter ID Requirement
League Position on Voter ID Constitutional Amendment - One page summary of LWV-Wake's opposition to amending the North Carolina state constitution to require voter identification at the voting polls.
Voter ID Does Not Effectively Identify Ineligible Voters - This one-page fact sheet briefly explains why a voter identification requirement is not an effective option for identifying ineligible voters or preventing voter fraud.
Early Voting Site Restrictions
LWV-Wake Position Statement (June 14, 2018) - Read our brief statement expressing serious concern regarding restrictions on early voting site operations.