The Threat of Gerrymandering and Voter Suppression to American Democracy and Why Grassroots Activism is the Most Viable Solution
This comment examines the threat of partisan gerrymandering, voter suppression, and election subversion in American elections. Specifically, this comment details the development of federal voting legislation and acknowledges the limits of the executive branch to implement voter equity within constitutional structure. Consequently, this comment argues that grassroots activism combined with executive enforcement of current federal law through the Department of Justice is the most viable solution to strengthen civic engagement and uphold democratic principles.
The Threat of Gerrymandering and Voter Suppression to American Democracy and Why Grassroots Activism is the Most Viable Solution,
43 J. Nat’l Ass’n Admin. L. Judiciary
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