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Iowa Poll: Theresa Greenfield narrowly leads Joni Ernst in hyper-competitive Senate race (desmoinesregister.com)

"Theresa Greenfield is holding her own, and I think that says something about Joni Ernst's vulnerability," pollster J. Ann Selzer said.

A Mark Kelly win in Ariz. Senate race could spoil McConnell's plans to replace Ginsburg (nbcnews.com)

If he's victorious Nov. 3, the Democrat, former astronaut and husband of Gabby Giffords might take office in time for the vote.

Power the Polls (powerthepolls.org)

America is facing a record shortage of poll workers this year due to the coronavirus. Sign up now to make sure we have a safe, fair, efficient election for all.

We Got Next (more.vote)

Change isn’t made by watching from the sidelines

Help Flip The Senate (flipthesenate.com)

Democrats need to flip four seats to take back the Senate.

North Carolina Is Already Rejecting Black Voters’ Mail-In Ballots More Often Than White Voters’ (fivethirtyeight.com)

In every election, a small percentage of mail-in ballots get rejected. But this election is likely to have a whole lot of mail-in ballots. And in an election wh…

VOTE EARLY NY | New Yorkers can vote 3 ways: Vote Early, Vote-By-Mail, or Vote on Election Day! (voteearlyny.org)

Find Early Voting Locations in your county or borough at New York's non-profit hub for Early Voting information.

Voting | NCSBE (ncsbe.gov)

Learn more about voting procedures, casting your ballot in-person or by mail, and other voting tools and assistance available in North Carolina.

Registering | NCSBE (ncsbe.gov)

Learn more about registering to vote, changing your registration, and voter registration tools in North Carolina.

Sign Up (ow.ly)

Sign Up Here!

Voter Protection (poorpeoplescampaign.org)

The 2020 election will be critical in defining the state of democracy in this country and will have lasting impacts on the freedom and spirit of the nation. Understanding this, the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival, Forward Justice, and the NAACP Legal Defense Fund have pa

National Voter Registration Day: Call Team · NextGen America (mobilize.us)

Young voters are essential to fixing the damage caused by the current administration and make our progressive values the reality. Join us on National Voter Registration Day to help register young voters in our 11 battleground states! We'll provide the script, calling platform, training, and access to the virtual field office where you can connect with other NextGen volunteers.

Ginsburg Supreme Court Vacancy Is the Second Closest to a U.S. Election Ever (nytimes.com)

The death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday left an opening on the Supreme Court 46 days before Election Day.

In the Most Litigated Election Ever, Early Democratic Wins but Few Clear Signals (nytimes.com)

Democrats won some important legal battles in the critical states of Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. But the legal wars over the 2020 election are just getting going.

Mail-in ballot law in Pennsylvania has driven out nearly a quarter of state's top election officials (nbcnews.com)

The race in the battleground state is expected to be tight and top Pennsylvania elections officials have already said not to expect results on election night.

Here's How The Supreme Court Will Handle Election Cases With Just Eight Justices (buzzfeednews.com)

The justices have already ruled on emergency requests this year related to how states handle voting during the pandemic.

'Fannie Lou Hamer, Speak On It' — a free, traveling play coming to Chicago parks to give a lesson on the power of voting • The TRiiBE (thetriibe.com)

The Goodman Theatre's 'Fannie Lou Hamer, Speak On It!' is the first Actors’ Equity-sanctioned Chicago production since March.

How to Hack an Election: The Jennifer Cohn Interview - Gaslit Nation with Andrea Chalupa and Sarah Kendzior (pca.st)

We're thrilled to welcome tenacious election security advocate , who was an early and brave voice in documenting the attacks on the 2016 election and the broader threat of vulnerable election infrastructure. We ran an excerpt last week for Patreon...

URGENT: Take Action Here to Protect the 2020 Election (electiondefenseaction.org)

Tell Congress & Elections Officials: Protect voting rights & election security in 2020.

Jaime Harrison for Senate (jaimeharrison.com)

Jaime Harrison is running for U.S. Senate in South Carolina to defeat Lindsey Graham...

Sept 19 / Sept 20 Wisconsin Weekend of Action: Virtual Phone Bank · WI 2020 Victory (mobilize.us)

Join us as we make calls from home to Wisconsinites, many of whom will already have their absentee ballots! Right now, these calls are the most effective thing we can do to ensure our victory in 2020. Sign up below to be part of the movement that helps elect Joe Biden and Democrats up & down the ticket in 2020! *Trainings are provided at the start of every shift. First time phone bankers are welcome!*

VOTE411 (vote411.org)

Election information you need. Brought to you by The League of Women Voters Education Fund.

Vote by Mail (my.lwv.org)

Who is eligible and how to vote by mail in Texas.

Phone Calls & Football - Georgia Voter Protection Recruitment Happy Hours! · DPG Voter Protection (mobilize.us)

Join us every Saturday afternoon this fall to make volunteer recruitment calls for our Voter Protection Programs while we watch some college football games (or not)! Up to you what you have on tv, but we'll be gathering together on Zoom and making calls to activists and other Democrats in Georgia to share our voter protection volunteer opportunities and recruit the 100s more poll watchers and other volunteers we'll need to protect the vote in October and November. These calls are so productive because the folks we're calling want to make a difference, and everyone can with the Voter Protec...

Find Your County Election Website! (my.lwv.org)

In Texas, each county is responsible for voter registration, where to vote, when to vote, how to vote, what is on the ballot, how to become a Volunteer Deputy Registrar, or an Election Judge.

Election Protection Series · SMART Elections (mobilize.us)

A groundbreaking curriculum on Election Protection. We connect with each other to understand the problems with our elections & how to solve them together. The forums are every other Tuesday from 7pm - 8pm ET, and they include information to help local advocates connect with each other. Tuesday September 22nd is Episode 7. This episode will focus on: Audits - Election Security is Just Math This is one of the most important topics we will cover. Election security experts say that the best way to make sure that an election has the correct results is for voters who are able to use hand-...

PolitiFact - Fact-checking the controversy over the USPS voting mailer (politifact.com)

PolitiFact is a fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims by elected officials and others on its Truth-O-Meter.

Secretary of State Mac Warner: Decide how you're voting now (mybuckhannon.com)

BUCKHANNON – West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner wants West Virginians who plan on voting absentee to make like a Nike commercial and “just do it.” Warner stopped in Upshur County Tuesday afternoon as part of his effort to touch base with county clerks across the Mountain State about how the revised the request […]

Democracy experts look ahead to the election and discuss what keeps them up at night (hks.harvard.edu)

A new Ash Center event series explores the U.S. presidential election with a focus on justice and democracy.

South Carolina to Offer Improved Voting Option for Military and Overseas Voters this General Election - Mobile Voting Project (mobilevoting.org)

 After a successful pilot in Charleston County, South Carolina moves forward with offering a more secure and user-friendly electronic ballot transmission solution for military and overseas voters statewide in November Tusk Philanthropies (TP) announced today that South Carolina will offer Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voters Act (UOCAVA) voters a more secure and convenient electronic […]

National Voter Registration Day Strategy Call with special guest Sen. Tammy Baldwin · NextGen America (mobilize.us)

Young voters are essential to fixing the damage caused by the current administration and make our progressive values the reality. Voting this year will be different and new compared to previous elections, and our young voters need help getting the right information to make their voices heard at the ballot box. Join the strategy call for our latest polling and intel that will inform our actions on National Voter Registration Day to help register young voters in our 11 battleground states.

Request for Proposals: Approval Voting Campaign Grant (electionscience.org)

Bringing Approval Voting to America EXTENDED DEADLINE: October 12th, 2020 Table of Contents OverviewOur HistoryOur GoalsOur TimelineOur BudgetMinimum

Florida begins mailing out 4.6 million absentee ballots, elections officials urge voters to return them quickly (heraldtribune.com)

Florida will send out nearly 4.6 million absentee ballots for the general election and officials are urging voters to mail them in early

Biden Makes Direct Appeal to Latinos in First Trip to Florida (ca.finance.yahoo.com)

(Bloomberg) -- Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden made his most direct appeal yet to Hispanic voters on Tuesday, seeking to bolster turnout among the crucial voting bloc during his first trip to Florida as the Democratic nominee.Reminding Latino voters of the power of their vote, the former vice

Priorities USA and Latino Victory Fund launch Joe Biden Spanish-language radio ad buy (floridapolitics.com)

Priorities USA and Latino Victory Fund are launching a pair of radio ads in Florida in support of presidential candidate Joe Biden. The one-minute ads,

How Election Night 2020 Will Be Different (brennancenter.org)

Covid-19 is causing a surge in voting by mail. Additional time is required to process and tabulate mail ballots, so it may take officials days or weeks to provide complete unofficial results.

Ex-felons allowed to vote? Floridians said yes, but it may not be so simple (latimes.com)

Ex-felons in Florida had their right to vote restored through Amendment 4. Within months, Florida’s Legislature tried to limit the effect of the initiative.

PolitiFact - Kamala Harris quote calling young people ‘stupid’ is missing context (politifact.com)

PolitiFact is a fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims by elected officials and others on its Truth-O-Meter.

1st day of early voting in Virginia draws massive crowds (wtop.com)

Virginia voters turned out big time for the state’s first day of early voting Friday.

Brian Kemp’s Sham Democracy in Georgia (theappeal.org)

The poster boy of Republican voter suppression is using loopholes in state law to cancel key Supreme Court and district attorney races in 2020.

SOS: Mailers sent by Postal Service to Nevadans contain inaccurate information regarding the state’s voting process for general election (thenevadaindependent.com)

Mailers recently sent by the U.S Postal Service (USPS) make two incorrect recommendations to Nevada voters, including direction to request a mail-in ballot at least 15 days before Election Day and to add a postage stamp.

🚨 VOTING RIGHTS VICTORY IN SOUTH CAROLINA! (democracydocket.com)

Learn about our latest voting rights victory in South Carolina.

What to track until November 2020? - What's on the ballot (whatsontheballot.com)

A guide to local and state elections: What are the stakes besides the presidential election that has everyone on edge?

On the first day of early voting, Virginians line up for hours to cast ballots (washingtonpost.com)

Voters in the Northern Virginia suburbs say they feel a sense of urgency — and don’t trust the U.S. mail.

Amy McGrath for Kentucky (amymcgrath.com)

Fed up with Mitch McConnell and the Washington swamp he created? Meet Amy McGrath — a Marine, fighter pilot, and mom running for Senate to take him on.

Abolish The Filibuster And Pack The Court (theappeal.org)

The stakes could not be higher following the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

In A Tribute To Justice Ginsburg, Obama Calls On Senate Delay Naming A Successor (npr.org)

In his statement, Obama said Republicans should "apply rules with consistency, and not based on what's convenient or advantageous in the moment."

Will Biden’s pledge to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court mobilize voters? | The 19th (19thnews.org)

Demand Justice aims to keep the high court in the spotlight with a candidate shortlist and ‘She Will Rise’ campaign.

How to Do More Than Panic About Voter Suppression (truthout.org)

There is a genocidal carnival barker in the White House and it's up to us to wrench him out.

Team Biden Disability Coalition: Roundtable on Chronic Illness and Health Equity w/Jonathan Van Ness · Joe Biden for President (mobilize.us)

Please join moderator Jonathan Van Ness, Matthew Cortland, Dr. Otis Kirksey, and the Team Biden Disability Coalition for a roundtable discussion on chronic illness and health equity. This event will feature ASL and live captioning. If you require additional accommodations please fill out this form: https://joe.link/accessible.

Obama calls on Senate not to fill Ginsburg's vacancy until after election (thehill.com)

Former President Barack Obama on Friday called on the Senate not to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, urging Republicans to live up to the standard they set in 2016 by refusing to give a hearing to Merrick

Wanted: Bilingual poll workers who reflect U.S. diversity (apnews.com)

PHOENIX (AP) — The national Mi Familia Vota organization has long been involved in voting rights issues and other matters of civic engagement, but this year it's added a new initiative: Recruiting...

Sen. Ron Johnson joined other Republicans in 2016 in saying Supreme Court vacancies should not be filled in a presidential election year (jsonline.com)

Wisconsin's Ron Johnson joined other Senate Republicans four years ago in saying Supreme Court vacancies should not be filled in an election year, but left instead to the next elected president.