The Peanut Gallery Needs Volunteers!

The Georgia Peanut Gallery is seeking volunteers to join in our mission to monitor county-level political processes so that we can hold elected officials accountable to their constituents.  We are committed to ensuring that people are aware of any decisions that officials make that directly impact their voting rights and overall election experience, and are … Continue reading The Peanut Gallery Needs Volunteers!

Gwinnett County Board of Elections Meeting Votes to Approve Resolution Supporting Bill That Would Change How Members are Chosen 03/04/21

On Tuesday, March 2 the vast majority of Gwinnett County’s commissioners voted to approve a resolution in support of a pending Georgia General Assembly bill that, if passed, would dramatically alter the process of choosing election boards.  Currently, the sitting Chairperson of the Gwinnett Republican Party chooses two members of the election board, as does … Continue reading Gwinnett County Board of Elections Meeting Votes to Approve Resolution Supporting Bill That Would Change How Members are Chosen 03/04/21

Gwinnett Grievances: A History of Voter Suppression in Gwinnett County – Part 3

Gwinnett County has a long history of negligence and engagement with voter suppression tactics. They lack the necessary regard for minority voters - and their extensive legal track record is evidence of this. Their negligence has again come to the forefront of the news cycle due to the controversial comments made by their Elections Chair … Continue reading Gwinnett Grievances: A History of Voter Suppression in Gwinnett County – Part 3

Georgia Republicans Propose House Bill 531 to Add New Restrictions to State Voting Laws

48-page House Bill 531 was introduced on Thursday, February 18, and was sponsored by only Republican representatives in Georgia’s state house.  These sponsors claim that their primary intention in passing HB531 was to restore voters’ faith in elections, seeing as approximately 40% of Georgia voters report that they believe that there was some degree of … Continue reading Georgia Republicans Propose House Bill 531 to Add New Restrictions to State Voting Laws

Gwinnett Grievances A History of Voter Suppression in Gwinnett County – Part 2

Gwinnett County has a long history of negligence and engagement with voter suppression tactics. They lack the necessary regard for minority voters - and their extensive legal track record is evidence of this. Their negligence has again come to the forefront of the news cycle due to the controversial comments made by their Elections Chair … Continue reading Gwinnett Grievances A History of Voter Suppression in Gwinnett County – Part 2

Gwinnett Grievances: A History of Voter Suppression in Gwinnett County – Part 1

Gwinnett County has a long history of negligence and engagement with voter suppression tactics. They lack the necessary regard for minority voters - and their extensive legal track record is evidence of this. Their negligence has again come to the forefront of the news cycle due to the controversial comments made by their Elections Chair … Continue reading Gwinnett Grievances: A History of Voter Suppression in Gwinnett County – Part 1