The laws vary widely from state to state, even for presidential elections.
In a speech to more than 400 union members today in Ohio, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka will drop a major finding from internal polling.
Obama said that as President, Clinton will continue the progress he made in health care, better education, reforming our justice system and raising the standard of living for millions.
Ahead of the November elections, a coalition of labor and immigrants' rights groups is helping South Florida residents become naturalized citizens.
Voting right advocates in North Carolina are fighting county by county to prevent voter suppression in the upcoming November presidential elections.
"I can still recall the first time I saw what state-sanctioned discrimination looked like."
As a Washington state senator, Jayapal championed protections for immigrants and minorities and voting rights for all, and for a raise in the state minimum wage.
Right wing efforts to suppress the voting rights of minority groups have hit roadblocks in North Carolina, Wisconsin, Texas, North Dakota and Kansas, but the fight is far from over.
"We are trying to challenge the cynicism; we are trying to register, educate and activate, while also building a base."
Poverty-income workers and their allies gathered to strategize on how to mobilize the 64 million workers who earn less than $15 an hour to go to the polls.