Blackwell: Americans Should Fight for Voter ID

9/14: ACRU’s Policy Board member and senior fellow Ken Blackwell argues that all patriotic Americans should support strong voter ID laws.

Blackwell: Protecting The Integrity Of Our Elections

8/2: Free and fair elections are vital to our republic.

ACRU Files Amicus Brief in Alabama Voter ID Case

4/10: The ACRU filed an amicus brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in Greater Birmingham Ministries v. Merrill, arguing that the appeals court should hold that Alabama’s voter-ID law is permitted by the federal Voting Rights Act.

Blackwell: Citizenship Matters

3/26: It’s not about being against foreigners. All nations put their people first.

How Trump’s Voter Fraud Commission Was Sabotaged from Within

1/9: Much of the blame for the collapse of the commission appears to have originated from within the ranks of Trump’s own nominees to the blue ribbon panel.

North Carolina State Conference of the NAACP, et al. v. Patrick L. McCrory, et al.

ALEXANDRIA, VA (June 20, 2016) — Opponents of North Carolina’s voter photo ID law wrongly sought to use an illegal interpretation of the Voting Rights Act to attack North Carolina’s election integrity law, the American Civil Rights Union (ACRU) argues in a brief filed on June 16 at the Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.Regarding North Carolina State Conference of the NAACP, et al. v. Patrick L. McCrory, et al., the brief, notes that a U.S. District Court rightly rejected the plaintiffs’ claim that the law violates Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act.In 2013, in Shelby County v. Holder, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Section [...]

State of North Carolina, et al. v. League of Women Voters of North Carolina, et al

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 4, 2015) -- The U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals was mistaken when it overruled a District Court's opinion upholding a law reforming North Carolina's voting process just before the 2014 election, the American Civil Rights Union argues in a brief filed Feb. 4, 2015 urging the U.S. Supreme Court to hear the state's appeal.Read brief. (PDF 111KB)