States with low election turnout did little in 2023 to expand voting access

By: - June 19, 2023 6:00 am
Voters entering a poll in Nashville, Tenn. om Nov. 8, 2022. (Photo: John Partipilo)

Voters entering a polling place in Nashville on Nov. 8, 2022. An analysis by States Newsroom found that eight states had voter turnout rates of below 50% when averaged between the last two national elections, and several of those states have since imposed new restrictions that are likely to make voting harder. (Photo: John Partipilo)

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Zachary Roth
Zachary Roth

Zachary Roth is the National Democracy Reporter for States Newsroom.