Defend Native Voting Rights
Let’s ensure fairer elections by ending voter suppression in Indian Country. The right to vote is sacred, and all Native people must have a voice in our democracy.
Tell Your Reps: Count Every Vote in 2020
The 2020 election could determine the fate of U.S. democracy. In the face of unprecedented voter suppression and election interference, it's absolutely critical that each and every vote cast be accurately counted. Tell your elected officials: we need a free and fair election in which the voices of the people are heard!
Our Impact Together
Mobilizing Standing Rock to register and vote in 2018
Standing Rock the Vote!
on the streets of Standing Rock in 2018
newly registered in 2018!
in voter turnout over previous mid-term election
North Dakota’s Racist Voter ID Law Is Already Backfiring
Thousands of Native voters in North Dakota getting free IDs
We're at our best in crisis," said Phyllis Young, an organizer on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation for the Lakota People's Law Project, adding that the issue "is only making us more aware of our rights, more energized, and more likely to vote this November."
“We were saved by the new IDs. This came in and really helped a lot of us.”
— Darlene Chasing Hawk, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe
eligible but not yet registered to vote (source: National Congress of American Indians)