Why's it so damn hard to vote?
For shame: Voter suppression just happens in the Deep South—not in our true-blue state, right? Wrong. New York was 41st in voter turnout in 2016 (!) and we've got to reverse this trend—not only in the national election, but in state and local primaries. NY Primaries are September 12, which is kind of soon. So this week, we’re diving into New York State's appalling voting laws, who's behind them, and why making it hard to register and vote has become the status quo.