By engaging with county and city election officials, we are committed to ensuring all Pennsylvanians have the freedom to vote. The Pennsylvania Legislature’s bipartisan and pro-voter measure known as “Act77,” brought sweeping reforms to the state in 2019. Now, Republican state lawmakers want to put up deliberate barriers to the ballot. We won’t stop fighting until every voice is heard.
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Pennsylvania Lawmakers Must Stop Their Attacks on Voters
PHILADELPHIA — A coalition of Pennsylvania voting rights groups and community organizations is calling on state lawmakers to stop their attacks on voting rights. In a letter directed to leaders from both houses of the Pennsylvania Legislature, the coalition sounded the alarm about anti-voter developments stemming from a sham review of the 2020 election.
Advisory: Voting Rights Groups Call on Pennsylvania Officials to Stop Their Attacks on Voters
New Legislation Calling for Hearings on Election Reform is a Critical Step in Ensuring the Freedom to Vote for Philadelphians
PHILADELPHIA — All Voting is Local Pennsylvania State Director Scott Seeborg issued the following statement in response to the introduction of Resolution 210657, which calls for hearings on election reform, an important step forward for the Philadelphia City Council to ensure free, fair elections:
Calling for more transparency and accountability around elections in Allegheny, All Voting is Local, along with 11 other voting rights and advocacy organizations, urged the Allegheny County Election Board to hold additional public meetings in advance of the November 2 general election to give voters a chance to understand how elections will be run.
Allegheny County Election Board agreeing to do the following:
- Hold at least one meeting in September and possibly more depending on if the legislature makes voting changes this summer.
- Live-stream all meetings online.
- Allow the public to provide comments directly online instead of sending an email.