With just five weeks to go before Election Day, voting rights advocates are scrambling to register voters, educate communities about new Voter ID laws and respond to accounts of voter intimidation. Many welcomed today’s decision by a Pennsylvania judge to halt the state's contested voter ID law, saying the ruling will prevent disenfranchisement of voters. But some watchdogs remained concerned about other states following allegations that a company hired by the Republican National Committee to work in battleground states has committed selective registration and fraud.
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