Advisory: Advocates Implore Georgia Secretary of State to Remove Barriers to the Ballot Ahead of January Senate Runof

ATLANTA – All Voting is Local Georgia and leading voting rights advocates will host a telephone press briefing on Tuesday, December 8, at 10 a.m. ET to urge Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger to immediately direct counties to expand early voting sites and hours, resolve voting technology problems, publish updated ballot status information, and add more ballot drop boxes ahead of the January 5 runoff elections.

WHO:
Aklima Khondoker, Georgia state director, All Voting is Local 

LaVita Tuff, policy director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Atlanta

Michael Pernick, Georgia state lead, prepared to vote and voting rights defender projects, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.

Poy Winichakul, staff attorney, voting rights practice group, Southern Poverty Law Center and SPLC Action Fund

WHEN: Tuesday, December 8, at 10 a.m. ET

WHERE: Dial-In: 1 (877) 615-4337, passcode: 6302 009#

RSVP: Travis@AllVotingisLocal.org