The Voter Participation Center (an America Votes partner) is testing a program to mail absentee ballot request forms to voters in North Carolina. Given that we are likely to still be dealing with Covid-19 in the fall, we think it’s critical to figure out how we can best support people to vote by mail and…

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The Voter Participation Center (an America Votes partner) is testing a program to mail absentee ballot request forms to voters in North Carolina. Given that we are likely to still be dealing with Covid-19 in the fall, we think it’s critical to figure out how we can best support people to vote by mail and…

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The League of Women Voters of Asheville-Buncombe County will host an online panel forum “Does Your Vote Count?: The Impact of Gerrymandering” on Wednesday, June 3, at 6 PM. Panelists will be local experts Dr. Ashley Moraguez and Blake Esselstyn. If you’re interested in redistricting and gerrymandering, this is for you! Go to https://www.lwvab.org/does-your-vote-count/ to…

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Support Common Cause N.C.’s effort to ensure safe, secure, and accessible elections in November! Contact your state House member today and ask them to sign on as a co-sponsor of House Bill 1169 and to support these commonsense provisions. To find your NC House member, click here and make sure you choose NC House under…

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The WNC branch of Democracy NC will hold a virtual coalition meeting to discuss the latest impacts of COVID and ways to increase voter access for marginalized communities. RSVP online here.  After you register, you’ll receive the link and dial-in number needed in order to attend the meeting. Questions?  Contact Edward Peters at edwardpeters@democracync.org or (828) 419-0546. What…

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Another in the series of “Protect Our Vote” Virtual Town Halls presented by the Declaration for American Democracy Coalition, this special event focuses on the urgent need to defend our democracy and #ProtectOurVote in North Carolina. The Town Hall will be live streamed on Facebook, and attendees will be able to submit questions through Facebook.…

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The Democracy West Coalition of Democracy NC is holding a virtual meeting to discuss updates from our local Board of Elections and their plans for Early Voting. The meeting will also ways look at ways to increase voter access during the pandemic, and what we can do to achieve those goals as we all continue…

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