Media, Press Releases, State News / August 5, 2020

Voting Rights Leaders, Advocates, Call for Improved Election Planning in Michigan

DETROIT — Michigan voters, voting rights experts, and advocates from All Voting is Local Michigan, Voters Not Politicians, Michigan League of Conservation Voters, American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan, and Detroit Action shared their experiences from the August 4 primary and urged officials to prepare now to avoid voting problems and ensure voter safety, ahead of the general election.

Media, Press Releases, State News / August 3, 2020

Expanding Access to Mailed Ballots is the Right Step in Protecting Nevada Elections

RENO — All Voting is Local Nevada State Director Kerry Durmick issued the following statement in response to Governor Steve Sisolak signing AB4 into law, which expands voting-by-mail, including mailing ballots to all active voters, and safeguards polling place availability when state officials declare a state of emergency or disaster. 

Media, Press Releases, State News / August 3, 2020

Media Advisory: Voting Rights Leaders to Assess Arizona Primary, Urge November Election Reforms

On Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 11 a.m. MST/PDT, voting rights experts and advocates from All Voting is Local Arizona, One Arizona, Election Protection Arizona, Arizona Advocacy Network & Foundation, Indian Legal Clinic, Arizona Coalition for Change/Our Voice Our Vote Arizona,  Inter Tribal Council of Arizona, and Living United for Change in Arizona will host a telephone press briefing to evaluate the primary election this week and offer recommendations for avoiding critical problems in the general election. 

Media, Press Releases, State News / August 3, 2020

Media Advisory: Voting Rights Leaders, Advocates to Assess Michigan’s Handling of August 4 Primary

On Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. EST, Michigan voters, voting rights experts, and advocates from All Voting is Local Michigan, Voters Not Politicians, Michigan League of Conservation Voters, American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan, and Detroit Action will host a telephone press briefing to provide an assessment of the August 4 primary and share voters’ experiences. Speakers will also offer policy recommendations for avoiding critical problems and voting safely amid a pandemic, in the general election. 

Media, Press Releases, State News / July 27, 2020

All Michigan Counties Must Provide Prepaid Return Postage for Mailed Ballots

DETROIT — All Voting is Local Michigan State Director Aghogho Edevbie issued the following statement in response to the Oakland County Board of Commissioners’ announcement that all mail-in ballots for the November election will include prepaid return postage.

Media, Press Releases, State News / July 22, 2020

Commonwealth Must Provide Resources for Philadelphia to Protect the Sanctity of Its General Election 

PHILADELPHIA - All Voting is Local Pennsylvania State Director Scott Seeborg issued the following statement in response to Philadelphia City Commissioners’ call for $6 million in additional state funding and legislation to help the city manage the November election amid COVID-19: