What if your Voter Registration is still Pending?

What if your Voter Registration is still Pending?

October 16, 2018

If your voter registration application is deemed ‘pending’ because of Georgia’s exact match law, you can still cast a regular ballot if you provide photo identification at the polls which substantially reflects the name you used on your voter registration form. More at ACLU Georgia

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Ready to Vote Early?

Ready to Vote Early?

October 16, 2018

Early voting is open for residents hoping to avoid long lines on Election Day, Nov. 6. Dekalb County Information: Voters can cast ballots between Oct. 15 and Nov. 2 during these hours: The election office and library polling locations will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. The South DeKalb mall […]

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Georgia High Schools MUST Provide Voter Registration. Does Yours?

October 13, 2018

Last month, VOX ATL was contacted about a little-known Georgia code, OCGA 21-2-215, that requires public and private high schools and universities to provide eligible students with a means to register to vote. If enforced, what would this mean for voter turnout among young people? Maya Martin investigates. This piece was originally published by VOX […]

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Comment on the federal register on the environment

Comment on the federal register on the environment

September 20, 2018

Please make it a priority to protect the environment. The deadline for public comments for these four actions is Monday September 24th. These proposed rule changes are all related to weakening the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The Endangered Species Act is one of the most successful federal environmental policies ever enacted, with 99 percent of […]

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Comment on Federal Register To Oppose Detaining Children at the Border

Comment on Federal Register To Oppose Detaining Children at the Border

September 20, 2018

Deadline: submit your comments here by November 6, 2018 – The administration’s latest attack on vulnerable refugees comes in the form of a proposed rule by the Departments of Homeland Security and Health & Human Services. The rule would end a long-standing federal court settlement that ensures the proper care of minors in immigration detention, including how […]

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I Voted? A Film Screening

I Voted? A Film Screening

September 20, 2018

October 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm UTC-4 https://www.facebook.com/events/304454400332154/ Join Indivisible Georgia Coalition and Common Cause Georgia for a one-night exclusive screening of “I Voted?” from Executive Producer Katie Couric and filmmaker Jason Smith. How do we know our votes count? This film takes us on a journey to explore one of the most […]

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