What can we all do to build a stronger democracy? America Votes Executive Director @SchreiberSara spoke with @futur_hindsight about the work being done and what gives her hope for the future. Listen here: https://t.co/58hnKiEke8
America Votes President Greg Speed published his Medium blog post discussing the implications of recent voting rights wins in North Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin. His piece, “The end of the war on voting?” calls for an end to the assault on voting rights.
To end the war on voting, the Republican Party must concede defeat — for its own good and the country’s. In a rapidly changing nation, it’s vital for American democracy that both parties actively compete for the votes of people of color.
The GOP will never return to its roots as the Party of Lincoln or truly compete for non-white voters if its leadership continues these schemes to deny people of color their right to vote instead of simply trying to win their votes. Isn’t that how a democracy is supposed to work?
Registering to vote should be as easy as possible. This is great news from Pennsylvania, and a good example of what elected officials can do to increase ballot access! https://t.co/YCksBTj2bz