人口普查局最近发布了 2020 election survey of voters clearly demonstrates that those who have been claiming, 没有理由或证据, 我们一直在经历一波所谓的浪潮 “压制选民” have a lot of explaining to do.
Among those making such claims: Vice President Kamala Harris, Associate Attorney General Vanita Gupta, 我们. Justice Department nominee Kristen Clark, former Attorney General Eric Holder, 斯泰西·艾布拉姆斯, and a host of leaders of leftwing organizations like the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and the NAACP, 除其他外.
代替, the Census Bureau reports that the turnout in last year’s election was 66.8% – just short of the record turnout of 67.7% of voting-age citizens for the 1992 选举. It beat the turnout in President Obama’s first election, which was reported as 63.6% by the bureau.
Kamala Harris made that false claim about “压制选民” in September last year when she was running for office. Yet the Census survey shows that there was higher turnout among all races in 2020 when compared to the 2016 选举. Black Americans turned out at 63%, 相比 60% 在 2016.
Vanita Gupta has repeatedly made the same dishonest claim about “压制选民” 和 “突击” on voting rights. 但 59% of Asian Americans voted in 2020, a 10-percentage point increase from 2016 什么时候 49% turned out to vote. 只要 47% of Asian Americans voted in 2008 和 2012 when Obama ran for office and was reelected, including during a period when Gupta was in charge of the Civil Rights Division at Justice and was supposed to be protecting voting rights.
Kristen Clarke, the radical who has been nominated by Biden to head the Civil Rights Division, has also made the same deceptive claim about “压制选民,” including states that, 她声称, 是 “making it harder to register to vote.”
真? Because the Census Bureau reports that voter registration in 2020 到达 72.7%, which is higher than the 70.3% who registered in 2016 after eight years of the Obama-Biden administration. 不仅, but voter registration in 2020 was higher than in the 2000, 2004, 2008 和 2012 选举.
Eric Holder propagandized about “压制选民” 在 2020, claiming efforts to improve election integrity are “anti-democratic, anti-American.” Hispanics obviously disagreed with him since they turned out at 54% 在 2020, compared to only 50% of Hispanics who voted in 2008 when his boss was elected.
And Hispanic turnout actually dropped during Holder’s tenure as attorney general from 2009 通过 2015, falling to 48% 在里面 2012 和 2016 选举.