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November 12, 2021

ETI Launches Digital & Grassroots Campaign in AZ Urging Senator Sinema to Keep Her Promise, Honor Senator McCain’s Legacy by Protecting the Filibuster

While we don’t always see eye-to-eye with Senator Sinema, standing up for the Senate’s rule designed to ensure bipartisanship and prevent the majority party from pushing aside the minority party…
Press Release
November 4, 2021

ETI Applauds the U.S. Senate for Re-Rejecting Democrat’s Planned Takeover of America’s Elections

We urge every member of the Republican Senate to hold their ground and continue fighting for elections in which it’s easy to vote and hard to cheat, or else become…
Press Release
November 4, 2021

In VA, Poll Watchers & Election Observers Prove Critical Role Following Democrat’s Elimination of Voter Integrity Laws

“We urge Governor-elect Youngkin and the incoming Republican majority in the House of Delegates to begin immediate preparations to restore Virginia’s photo I.D. law and reverse the Democrat-inflicted damage to…
Press Release
October 28, 2021

ETI Applauds MI Legislature for Advancing Common-Sense Voter Integrity Legislation, Urges Governor to Put Politics Aside

“When it comes to ensuring that it is easy to vote and hard to cheat in our elections, there is nothing more commonsense and popular than voter I.D. We applaud…
Press Release
October 19, 2021

Democrats’ Re-Branded Takeover of State Elections Should be Unanimously Rejected by Senate Republicans

“It's often said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result. Call it cliché—but Democrats have made a believer out…
Press Release
October 14, 2021

Radical & Extreme: AG Shapiro Announces Candidacy for Governor, Already at Odds with Majority of Voters on Ballot Integrity

“Especially after so many Pennsylvania voters have questioned fair and accurate voting practices, the first thing they deserve is confidence that the next administration will be led by someone who…
Press Release
October 5, 2021

ETI Chairman Ken Cuccinelli to Testify in Senate Judiciary Committee

“Through H.R. 4, Democrats would like to impose a federal preclearance requirement nationwide – suggesting access to voting is actually worse today than it was in 1965, a patently ridiculous…
Press Release
September 23, 2021

ETI Launches “Keep Your Promise” Paid Media and Grassroots Campaign in West Virginia

“Despite intense pressure from Democrat party leaders Nancy Pelosi, AOC, Stacey Abrams, and The Washington Post editorial board, Senator Manchin has consistently and unequivocally pledged to uphold the Senate’s time-honored…
Press Release
September 21, 2021

Democrats “Compromise” with Themselves in Re-Branded Takeover of State Elections, Unprecedented Washington Power Grab

“They’re at it again—Democrats have unveiled yet another new, deceptively named bill, but they’re still attempting to force the same dangerous provisions and partisan objectives on the American people. This…
Press Release
September 8, 2021

New Poll: WI Voters Support Voter Integrity Measures Vetoed by Gov. Evers – Job Approval Virtually Split, Biden Underwater

“These findings suggest the Governor’s vetoes are likely to be a political liability in his bid for re-election. However, as always, the larger political environment may play a decisive role.…
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September 8, 2021

Dems make it impossible for Sen. Manchin to support H.R. 4

In June, just days before the U.S. Senate was to vote on Democrats’ federal takeover of elections deceptively named the ‘For the People Act,’ West Virginia’s Senator Joe Manchin drew…
Press Release
September 7, 2021

TX Victory: Governor Abbott Signs Landmark Voter Integrity Legislation into Law, Overcoming Unprecedented Obstruction from Runaway Democrats

“We applaud Senator Hughes and Governor Abbott for championing this legislation, fighting tirelessly to see the bill forward and shepherding it through the legislative process in the face of unprecedented…
Press Release
September 1, 2021

TX Victory: Legislature Passes Landmark Voter Integrity Legislation, Overcoming Unprecedented Obstruction from Runaway Democrats

Now that basic election integrity standards will become law in Texas, they want congressional Democrats to nullify and override the votes of Texans who voted to elect a GOP legislature…
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August 27, 2021

The Top-10 Reasons H.R. 4 is Bad for Voters

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi recently called an emergency session of Congress to force Democrats' politically driven takeover of elections through the House, without committee review of the final bill text.…
Press Release
August 24, 2021

Democrats’ Planned Takeover of America’s Elections Unanimously Rejected by House Republicans

“Nancy Pelosi’s politically-driven elections takeover is so unpopular she had to circumvent regular order to force it through the House, without adequate committee review, public debate or deliberation over the…
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August 17, 2021

Radical, Unconstitutional & Authoritarian: Nancy Pelosi’s Latest Power Grab Seeks to Secure Democrat Party Power at the Polls

“The reality is that Democrats want to give radical, left-wing unelected federal bureaucrats veto authority over state election laws, rigging the system in their favor and silencing millions of American…
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August 10, 2021

Gov. Evers Spites Voter Integrity with Veto of Popular, Common-Sense Protections

“We are grateful to the lawmakers who championed this bill on its way to the governor’s desk. Governor Evers could have put politics aside to ensure free and fair elections…
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July 29, 2021

ETI Chairman Ken Cuccinelli Testifies in U.S. House

“Today it is easier to register and vote than ever before in our history, regardless of where you live, what color you are, or any political party you affiliate with.…
NewsPress Release
July 23, 2021

“Unbelievable” – Gov. Wolf’s Voter I.D. Flip-Flop Can’t Be Trusted

“It's as if Wolf called tails at the coin toss and now has the audacity to ask for the ball back. Now more than ever, it should be exceedingly clear…
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July 19, 2021

Washington Democrats Descend on ATL for Partisan Roadshow as Bipartisan Majority of Georgians Favor Voter I.D. Protections

“Democrats have manufactured a myth of widespread voter suppression to block states from making their elections more transparent and accountable, and takeover our elections. In truth, thanks to sustained long-term…
NewsPress Release
July 15, 2021

ETI Chairman Ken Cuccinelli Testifies in U.S. Senate

“Both HR1/S1 and the discussion of nation-wide preclearance with no objective basis both require an assumption that America is worse off today as it relates to voting access than it…
NewsPress Release
July 13, 2021

ETI Chairman Ken Cuccinelli to Testify in U.S. Senate

“There’s a reason why common-sense voter integrity measures such as photo I.D. and signature verification for mail-in ballots are so popular – they help ensure a fair, secure, and transparent…
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July 6, 2021

AG Shapiro & Gov. Wolf at Odds with Majority of Voters on Ballot Integrity

“There’s a reason why common-sense voter integrity measures such as photo I.D. and signature verification for mail-in ballots are so popular – they help ensure a fair, secure, and transparent…
NewsPress Release
July 1, 2021

AZ Victory: After Initial Veto, Election Integrity Legislation Prohibiting Mass Mailing of Early Ballots Back on Governor’s Desk

“Anyone who fights for free and fair elections should be grateful to Rep. Hoffman and his Republican colleagues for not giving up on this bill to ensure more transparent and…
NewsPress Release
June 30, 2021

Gov. Wolf Vetoes Voting Rights Protection Act Despite Overwhelming Voter Support for Key Provisions

“Make no mistake, Governor Wolf’s enthusiastic veto delivers a gut punch to free and fair elections Pennsylvanians can trust. The Voting Rights Protection Act contains common sense provisions overwhelmingly supported…
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June 25, 2021

ETI Applauds Michigan Voter I.D. Legislation 

When it comes to ensuring that it is easy to vote and hard to cheat in our elections, there is nothing more common sense and popular than voter I.D. We…
Press Release
June 23, 2021

ETI Applauds PA Voting Rights Protection Act

Today the Election Transparency Initiative applauded the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for advancing the Voting Rights Protection Act (H.B. 1300), comprehensive election integrity and security legislation introduced by Rep. Seth…
Press Release
June 23, 2021

Wisconsin Legislature Passes Common Sense Voter I.D. Protections

This week A.B. 201 (S.B. 204), election integrity legislation in Wisconsin was passed by the State Assembly. The legislation now heads to Governor Tony Evers’ desk.
Press Release
June 22, 2021

Nancy Pelosi’s Partisan Assault on Fair & Secure Elections Rightfully Rejected

Today, the Democrat ‘Corrupt Politicians Act’ (S. 1/S.2039/H.R. 1) was unable to clear a key procedural hurdle after failing to receive bipartisan support. The legislation previously failed to advance out…
NewsPress Release
June 17, 2021

Stacey Abrams’ & Nancy Pelosi’s Federal Elections Takeover – Unpopular, Unworkable, Unconstitutional

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 17, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Democrats Wielding Legislation as Predicate to Eliminate or Weaken Minority Filibuster Rights Washington, D.C. – Last night, Senator…
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June 14, 2021

TX Victory: Anti-Corruption Law Strengthens Election Integrity & Transparency

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 14, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Legislature Must Take Further Action in Special Session Washington, D.C. – Texas Governor Greg Abbott has signed HB 2283, legislation prohibiting private…
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June 11, 2021

Ken Cuccinelli: Democrats’ election takeover – here’s what’s at stake for every state

Democrats create myth of voter suppression in order to impose a federal takeover of elections
Press Release
June 10, 2021

WI Senate Stands Tall for Fair & Secure Elections, Passes Voter I.D. Protections

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 10, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Washington, D.C. – S.B. 204, legislation in Wisconsin pertaining to voter I.D. protections for absentee voting, was passed…
Latest News
June 8, 2021

Ken Cuccinelli: Wisconsin Republicans can and should pass S.B. 204

Many disenfranchised Americans have lost trust and confidence that every legal voter’s voice will be heard.
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June 3, 2021

H.R.1 Would Steamroll the Constitution

Democrats want the feds to run elections, usurping authority the framers assigned to the states.
Press Release
June 1, 2021

Cuccinelli: Texas Legislature Should Hold Immediate Special Session for Landmark Election Integrity Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 1, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Washington, D.C. – SB 7, landmark election integrity legislation in Texas, has failed to receive a vote on the…
Latest NewsTexas
May 31, 2021

The Texas Voting Melodrama

Joe Biden says it’s ‘an assault on democracy.’ The facts say otherwise.
Press Release
May 29, 2021

Texas Landmark Election Legislation Helps Restore Confidence, Ensures Every Texan’s Voice Counts Fairly & Legally

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 29, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Washington, D.C. –  Today the Texas Legislature announced an agreement on landmark election integrity legislation to help protect…
ArizonaPress Release
May 29, 2021

Arizona Governor’s Veto Jeopardizes Movement for Fair, Secure & Transparent Elections

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 28, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Washington, D.C. – Arizona Governor Doug Ducey today vetoed H.B. 2792, election integrity legislation authored by Representative Jake…
Press Release
May 29, 2021

Cuccinelli: WI Senate’s Voter I.D. Bill Can and Should Receive a Floor Vote

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 28, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Washington, D.C. – S.B. 204, legislation in Wisconsin pertaining to voter I.D. protections for absentee voting, failed to…
ArizonaPress Release
May 27, 2021

AZ Victory: Election Integrity Legislation Prohibiting Mass Mailing of Early Ballots Heads to Governor’s Desk

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 27, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Washington, D.C. – Today the Election Transparency Initiative celebrated the passage of legislation helping ensure fair, transparent, and…
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May 20, 2021

Sen. Tim Scott: S.1 is not a voting rights bill, it’s a partisan power grab that will harm faith in elections

As a Black man who has voted in the South all my life, voting rights are personal to me
Latest News
May 12, 2021

H.R. 1 Would Eliminate Key Signature Verification Safeguard

Democrats have already passed H.R. 1, also known as the For the People Act, in the House of Representatives; fortunately, the bill faces a much tougher road in the Senate.…
Press Release
May 11, 2021

Senate Democrats Push for a Washington-Takeover of Elections with S. 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Election Transparency Initiative Warns Americans Against the “Corrupt Politicians Act”; Ken Cuccinelli to Offer Live Analysis Washington, D.C. …
Press Release
May 7, 2021

FL Victory: Gov. DeSantis Signs Key Reforms to Strengthen Election Integrity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 7, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 A Longtime Leader, Florida Continues Progress in Making it Easy to Vote and Hard to Cheat Washington, D.C. …
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May 6, 2021

Election Transparency Initiative Launches Six-Figure Digital Ad Campaign Urging Dem. Senators to Stand Strong on Filibuster & S. 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 5, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Sens. Manchin, Sinema, and Tester Oppose Changes to Weaken or Eliminate the Filibuster That Would Pave the Way…
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May 6, 2021

Promise Sinema

Tell Senator Sinema: honor her promise, protect the filibuster
Press Release
April 20, 2021

Senator Mike Lee is Right, Democrats are Wrong on Election Reform

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 20, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Washington, D.C. – Today The Election Transparency Initiative, a joint project of the American Principles Project (APP) and the national pro-life…
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April 16, 2021

Border Surge Is Prelude to Voter Registration Boost for the Left

The “Biden Effect” brought us the worst month of illegal activity on our southern border in decades – perhaps the worst ever – with over 171,000 illegal aliens invading our…
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April 8, 2021

Ken Blackwell: Claiming state voting reforms are racist is ridiculous. I should know.

Whenever Republicans propose commonsense voter ID measures to help safeguard our elections, liberals react by shouting that it is voter suppression and Jim Crow 2.0.  These claims are false, and…
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April 8, 2021

C-SPAN: Ken Cuccinelli on Voting Rights and Election Integrity

Ken Cuccinelli, former Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security and current chair of the Election Transparency Initiative, discusses the debate over voting rights and other news of the…
ArizonaPress Release
April 7, 2021

AZ Victory: Anti-Corruption Legislation Strengthening Election Transparency & Security Sent to Governor’s Desk

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 7, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Washington, D.C. – Today the Arizona Senate passed HB 2569, legislation prohibiting the influence of private, out-of-state money flowing into…
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April 5, 2021

Ken Cuccinelli: SR1, Senate version of House voting rights bill, will silence generations of American voices

Fair, secure, and transparent elections would guarantee every American’s voice is heard. It should be easy to vote, and hard to cheat.
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March 30, 2021

National Review: The Voter-Suppression Lie

President Joe Biden is so committed to bipartisan cooperation and fact-based governance that he’s launched an ignorant and incendiary attack on the new Georgia voting law. Biden says the new…
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March 30, 2021

Washington Post: Biden falsely claims the new Georgia law ‘ends voting hours early’

During his first news conference, President Biden became especially passionate when discussing a law being pressed by Republican lawmakers in Georgia that he said was intended to make it harder…
MontanaPress Release
March 26, 2021

Montanans Urge Senator Jon Tester to Reject S. 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 25, 2021  Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org | 240-672-2828  “Corrupt Politicians Act” Undermines Election Transparency, and Makes Credibility Crisis Even Worse Washington, D.C.  – Yesterday the U.S.…
Press Release
March 26, 2021

GA Victory: Governor Signs Law to Help Restore Confidence in Fair, Secure, and Transparent Elections

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2021  Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org | 240-672-2828 Washington, D.C. – Georgia Governor Brian Kemp yesterday signed into law S.B. 202, legislation to strengthen election security…
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March 26, 2021

GA Victory: Govs Law to Help Restore Confidence in Fair, Secure, and Transparent Electionsernor Sign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Washington, D.C. – Georgia Governor Brian Kemp yesterday signed into law S.B. 202, legislation to strengthen election security…
Press ReleaseWest Virginia
March 25, 2021

West Virginians Urge Senator Joe Manchin to Reject S. 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 25, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828  “Corrupt Politicians Act” Undermines Election Transparency, and Makes Credibility Crisis Even Worse Washington, D.C.  – Yesterday the U.S.…
ArizonaPress Release
March 25, 2021

Arizonans Urge Senator Kyrsten Sinema to Reject S. 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 25, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828  “Corrupt Politicians Act” Undermines Election Transparency, and Makes Credibility Crisis Even Worse Washington, D.C.  – Yesterday the U.S.…
Press Release
March 24, 2021

S.1 Undermines Election Transparency and Security, Makes Credibility Crisis Even Worse

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 24, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Pro-life, Pro-family Activists Flood Phone Lines of Sens. Manchin, Sinema, and Tester in Opposition to S. 1 Washington,…
Latest NewsWest Virginia
March 22, 2021

Marjorie Dannenfelser, Nicole Stacy: Manchin must help keep filibuster

In Charleston, Fairmont and Wheeling, anti-abortion West Virginians recently came out to thank Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., for opposing the destruction of the legislative filibuster. Manchin’s vote will determine so…
Press ReleaseWest Virginia
March 17, 2021

SBA List Praises Senator Manchin for Recommitting on Filibuster, With No Exceptions for H.R. 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 17, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Removing the Filibuster Would Pave the Way for Extreme Biden-Harris Democrats to Pass H.R. 1, Expand the Supreme…
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March 10, 2021

Georgia Legislature Must Act to Advance Election Protection Measures to Governor’s Desk

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 10, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Critical Legislation Would Strengthen State’s Electoral Process, Ensure Votes Are Fairly & Legally Counted Washington, D.C. – This…
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March 3, 2021

Susan B. Anthony List to Score H.R. 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 3, 2021 Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org, (240) 672-2828 Dannenfelser: Free, Fair, Transparent Elections Are Under Attack; This is an Issue of Strategic Importance to the Entire…
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February 23, 2021

Susan B. Anthony List & American Principles Project Launch Multi-Million Election Transparency Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 23, 2021  Contact: Prudence Robertson, probertson@sbalist.org | 240-672-2828 Ken Cuccinelli to Chair Initiative for Urgent Reform to Ensure Free, & Fair Elections that Voters can Trust…