Voting Rights & Elections

Free elections are essential to democracy. The ACLU-NJ protects everyone’s right to vote.

Know Your Voting Rights

Legal Cases

Legislative Efforts

  • Democracy Act
    Establishes Automatic Voter Registration through MVC; expands in-person early voting; modernizes electronic voter registration; expands vote-by-mail; expands voting access for military and overseas voters; enhances access to the polls for people with disabilities; enhances language access at polling places with significant population of non-English speakers.
  • Ending Prison-Based Gerrymandering
    Requires that the incarcerated persons be counted at their last known address before prison for political redistricting purposes, not the location where they are confined.


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