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Obstacles to Voter Participation in Asian American Communities

Posted By Ricky Leung On September 19, 2012 @ 3:04 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

NPR has a story today [1] detailing some challenges faced by voting-eligible Asian American citizens.

From name confusion by officials to communication barriers, frustration and other difficulties may discourage or deny the rights of eligible voters.

Enacting Voter ID legislation in North Carolina [2] will prove to be detrimental to the voter rights of minority communities in the state.


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[1] NPR has a story today: http://www.npr.org/2012/09/19/161414284/unique-obstacles-for-asian-americans-in-voting

[2] Enacting Voter ID legislation in North Carolina: http://www.newsobserver.com/2012/08/28/2298696/tillis-promises-nc-delegates-voter.html

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