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Friday, 21 February 2014 20:09

2nd Thurs: American Voter Endangered?

Written by  Team SCPA

UPDATED Mon. March 10, 2014 at 7:30pm

6:30pm Thurs. March 13, 2014 (moved from 1st Thursday to avoid schedule conflicts)

DEMOCRACY UPDATE: Is the American Voter Endangered?

Location: 
Front Street Civic Center, 2205 Front Street, downtown Melbourne FL 32901

Presentations on timely issues include:

Status of voter registration + early voting in Brevard
by Tony Dutton, Voter Service Chair
League of Women Voters of the Space Coast

Voting rights and voter I.D. difficulties
by Robert Johnson, President
NAACP South Brevard Branch

Florida purging of voters
by Denise Sala-Gore, President
Brevard Democratic Hispanic Caucus

'Hacking Democracy' documentary film, 10-minute excerpt
Leon County Supervisor of Elections runs a vote count test on voting machines

Exit Polling
by Beth LaPointe
Citizen Exit Poll

Three short 3 min. presentations:

1. Move to Amend
by Eric Anderson, Space Coast Progressive Alliance

2. Florida's restrictive felony disfranchisement
by Mike Orlando, FL Rights Restoration Coalition

3. What the ACLU is doing to fight for voters rights
by Chris Curtis, Brevard Chapter of the ACLU of Florida

Co-hosted by 
NAACP South Brevard Branch
 and Space Coast Progressive Alliance

*OPEN MIKE NITE AT EACH 1st or 2nd Thursday program! We expect to offer a few open opportunities to speak for 3 minutes on a subject related to the program topic at each monthly program -- look for it. You may want to speak up!

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1st or 2nd Thursdays are monthly gatherings, building the growing progressive community. Share your petitions and other items of interest, make brief announcements. Enjoy the gathering, super programs, super people. Bring a friend! Free and open to the public.
 

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Space Coast Progressive Alliance (SCPA) advances progressive policies that further civil and personal liberty, the environment, health care, education, labor, peace, social welfare, financial stability and international harmony. Florida non-profit founded in 2004.

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Compiled by Team SCPA. 

 

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