Activists target corporate campaign cash in battle against voting restrictions

By: - December 14, 2021 6:00 am

A group called Defend Black Voters Coalition on Thursday called on Michigan companies to cut off funding to legislators who support what they described as “voter-suppression legislation.” It’s part of a larger strategy to bring corporations into the fight for voting rights. | Photo by Ken Coleman/Michigan Advance

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Kira Lerner
Kira Lerner

Kira Lerner is the democracy reporter for States Newsroom in Washington, D.C. She has previously covered voting, criminal justice, and civil rights issues for publications including Votebeat and The Appeal.