Tuesday was the second annual National Voter Registration Day. The New York City League partnered with city government and various groups representing a range of age and ethnic populations to sponsor an impressive event at Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan.
Now I can say I am a US Citizen and feels great to say it. Since I work at League my first priority is registering to vote, which everyone here is helping to do so. I'm excited to vote in the next election.
Today is National Voter Registration Day, a nationwide effort to register thousands of voters on one single day! What can you do to be a part of today’s voter registration efforts? Here are two simple steps you can take today:
Yesterday, I visited Maryland to participate in the University of Maryland Law School's Constitution Day event, which focused on recent Supreme Court rulings on affirmative action, marriage equality and voting rights.
The League of Women Voters recently released our Election Improvement Agenda report, which identifies challenges facing our complex and outdated election system and provides a targeted action plan for overcoming voter suppression efforts.