Protecting voting rights and fostering voter engagement in Native communities nationwide.

The State of Native Voting

Obstacles at Every Turn

Report (2020): Obstacles at Every Turn
This report provides detailed evidence that Native people face obstacles at every turn in the electoral process: from registering to vote, to casting votes, to having votes counted.
Field Hearings (2017-8)
The hearings create a documentary record of the circumstances surrounding voting in Indian Country, identifying the unique needs and challenges faced by Native voters.
Initial Survey (2016)
Results from the initial survey indicate that there are a variety of problems affecting access to the polls, each requiring a different strategy in order to resolve it.
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Tribal Governments

Actions that tribal governments can take to foster voter participation in their nations.

Tribal Resources

Make sure that you are ready to vote! Actions that individuals can do to make sure that they are properly registered and ready to vote.

Individual Resources
Advocates & Activists

Actions that activist and advocates can take to improve voter access. Voter action toolkits available!

Voter Action Resources

The Native American Voting Rights Coalition

Research & Strategy

NAVRC Organizational Members