States Move to Restrict Voting: How Nonprofits Can Defend the Right to Vote
Thursday February 23rd, 2:00-3:00pm Eastern
Last year there was an unprecedented nationwide effort to pass legislation that creates voter registration barriers and limits access to the polls. Unfortunately, that effort continues in 2012. Many of these new laws require voters to provide photo ID at the polls, mandate proof of citizenship before registering to vote, and place severe restrictions on third party voter registration drives. Join us for more on these issues and how you can educate your constituents about the changes, as well as ideas for helping to counter them.
Featured Presenter: Ben Hovland is a Senior Attorney with the Fair Elections Legal Network.