Protection of Voting Rights

To provide protection of an individual's right to register and vote in all local, State and Federal elections without discrimination based on race, color, membership in a language minority group, or age.

To assure the rights of persons who are disabled or are unable to read or write to receive
assistance in voting from a person of their choice.

To assure the right to vote in Federal elections to United States citizens residing overseas.

To assure access to voter registration and to polling places for the elderly and handicapped, and to assure compliance with the National Voter Registration Act of 1993.

To ensure that States and local government units responsible for administration of federal elections meet minimum election administration standards.


Agency - Department of Justice

The Department of Justice enforces the law and defends the interest of the United States, ensuring public safety against threats foreign and domestic; providing Federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; seeking just punishment for those guilty of unlawful pursuits; and ensuring fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.

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