2/ For example, following the election and reelection of President Obama — and the concomitant surge in turnout by Black voters — states like North Carolina imposed new restrictions on early voting, which was disproportionately used by people of color.
3/ In 2019, Tennessee imposed new hurdles for third-party voter registration drives in response to a “large-scale effort to register black voters” ahead of the 2018 election.
4/ In 2017, Georgia enacted an “exact match” law mandating that voters’ names on registration records perfectly match their names on approved forms of ID - 80% of GA voters who were blocked by this in 2018 were people of color. (A lawsuit forced GA to largely end the law in 2019)
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