Topic: The Push to Take Over State Elections. Join us from 5-6:30pm PT for a weekly discussion about our democracy.
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Recording from Wednesday, July 1st, 2020:
Links from Discussion:
GOP support for mail voting is growing, but hard to hear over Trump - https://thefulcrum.us/vote-by-mail-2646306822
Trump campaign sues Pennsylvania over easier absentee voting - https://thefulcrum.us/voting/absentee-voting-pennsylvania-2646299405
Preparing Your State for an Election Under Pandemic Conditions - https://bit.ly/31BCKQg
Senate strips provision from intelligence bill requiring campaigns to report foreign election help - https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/30/politics/senate-removes-ban-foreign-election-help/index.html
The Media Can’t Treat Election Night 2020 Like Years Past - https://www.brennancenter.org/our-work/analysis-opinion/media-cant-treat-election-night-2020-years-past
Our Common Purpose: Reinventing American Democracy for the 21st Century - https://www.amacad.org/ourcommonpurpose/report
Our Common Purpose video: https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/30/politics/senate-removes-ban-foreign-election-help/index.html
#DemocracyOpenMic - A social media campaign that lets you use your creativity to make your voice heard on the urgent need to protect our vote during the COVID-19 pandemic - https://declarationforamericandemocracy.org/openmic/