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ASBC Protect the Elections

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Voter and Election policy
MaryAnne Howland, President and CEO, Ibis Communications; Chair ASBC Race and Equity Working Group
Carolyn Pincus, Policy Intern, American Sustainable Business Council
Tequila Johnson, Co-founder and VP of The Equity Alliance 
​Mark Hanis, Co-founder of Inclusive America and Progressive Shopper. 

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ASBC Protect the Elections

  1. 1. Voter and Election Policy Federal John Lewis Voting Rights Amendment Act Requires any state with a history of voter discrimination be subject to federal approval before making any changes to their voter laws Delivering for America Act Prohibits any changes be made that would cause delays in service and provides $25B in funding to ensure States Expanding voter rights 29 states have introduced around 180 bills Automatic voter registration Same day registration Ending prison gerrymandering Reducing restrictions on absentee voting Restricting voter rights 15 states have introduced around 30-40 bills Stricter voter ID requirements Voter purges
  2. 2. Voter Registration + Turn-out Business Action Encouraging business leaders to provide time off for employees who wish to vote There is a nationwide poll-worker shortage this year, time off to work the polls Voter Resources Registration information, including deadlines by state All poll-worker information available by state Legislative Action Petition the senate to vote on John Lewis Voter Act, Delivering for America Act Monitoring state developments and taking state action

Voter and Election policy MaryAnne Howland, President and CEO, Ibis Communications; Chair ASBC Race and Equity Working Group Carolyn Pincus, Policy Intern, American Sustainable Business Council Tequila Johnson, Co-founder and VP of The Equity Alliance  ​Mark Hanis, Co-founder of Inclusive America and Progressive Shopper. 

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