News & Events

  • Study shows voters with disabilities face access barriers

    As many as 3.2 million Americans with disabilities are "sidelined" on Election Day.

  • Disabled and Disenfranchised

    Since the beginning of 2011, legislators in 41 state governments have introduced at least 180 bills that would make it harder to register or to vote. At least 25 laws and two executive actions have been enacted, affecting 19 states.

  • Sidelined or Mainstreamed?

    We examine whether people with disabilities are part of the political mainstream, or remain outsiders in important respects, by studying political participation and the under-explored topic of how disability relates to attitudes toward politics.