Expectations for a surge in voting by younger citizens this Election Day are getting a boost on two fronts: Florida Atlantic University will host an early voting site; and Palm Beach County schools are encouraging students who have turned 18 to register.
Democracy is based on the notion that the people should govern themselves — that the people have a voice. When we don’t vote, we lose that voice. In doing so, we do ourselves, and our community a disservice. And this disservice will not be short-lived. The reverberations of the 2018 election will be felt far into the future. If we don’t vote, we won’t have a say in that future.
The Ohio Voter Rights Coalition will announce their voting reform agenda to ensure the protection of Ohioans’ right to vote and to modernize the election process.
Tick tock. Time is running out. Pennsylvanians have until Oct. 9 to register to vote in the Nov. 6 election.
MIAMI-- All Voting is Local Florida State Director Dan Horton issued the following statement in response to Miami-Dade county officials’ decision to authorize an early voting location on the campus of Florida International University for the November general election.
MEDIA ADVISORY — Author, civil rights leader Carol Anderson to speak in Cleveland on National Voter Registration Day
Distinguished historian, author and civil rights thought leader Carol Anderson will make appearances in Cleveland September 25 to discuss the impact of voter suppression on democracy.