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Vote-by-Mail: What States Are Doing, What States Should Be Doing

Thursday, May 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Sponsored by the Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Via Zoom: Register Here

The Coronavirus poses a dire challenge for election officials in conducting safe, accessible, and secure voting. This webinar explores the Vote-by-Mail (VBM) option with a terrific panel:

Senator Amy Klobuchar (D – MN), joins us via a video to discuss her legislation to provide funding for VBM as well as other steps to facilitate it.

Matthew Weil, Director of the Elections Project at the Bipartisan Policy Center discusses the legislative prospects for Senator Klobuchar’s bill and similar proposals.

Wendy Underhill, Director for Elections and Redistricting at the National Conference of State Legislatures discusses the steps that states are taking.

Tammy Patrick, Senior Advisor on Elections at the Democracy Fund and Steering Committee member for the Certificate in Election Administration, outlines steps that states should be taking.

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“Making Democracy Work for All”

Details

Date:
Thursday, May 28
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://umn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_I83P_FEYSlC-zxLGAaBXYg

Venue

Via Zoom

Organizer

Humphrey School of Public Affairs
Website:
https://www.hhh.umn.edu/