“Today in a well-reasoned decision, Judge Maryann Sumi dismissed Attorney General JB Van Hollen’s lawsuit against the nonpartisan public agency that oversees
“This decision echoes what the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously decided recently in a case in
“We know that Republicans all over the country have tried to remove qualified voters from the voting lists. And we know that nothing in state or federal law requires a data match for the right to vote. Innocent mistakes and typos cannot be exploited as a way to blockade one of the fundamental rights of our democracy – our right to vote.
“With so many critical issues at stake in this election, now is not the time for typical, partisan politics-as-usual. Democrats and Republicans must work together to ensure that everyone who is eligible to vote and wants to vote can do so without obstruction. Today’s decision is a very important step forward in this important and historic election.”