Reps. Pocan And Conyers Introduce Bill To End Interstate Cross Check
Reps. Pocan and Conyers Introduce Bill to End Interstate Cross Check
“Kicking legally registered voters off the voting rolls stifles democracy…”
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, and Rep. John Conyers (MI-13), Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee, introduced the Voter Roll Integrity Act, which strengthens voter protections by ensuring states can no longer erroneously purge voter rolls without the knowledge or consent of active and still-eligible voters through a faulty system called Interstate Cross Check.
According a 2016 NBC report, an analysis of nearly 50 million registered voters from 12 different states demonstrated that over 7 million people were removed from the …