The Power of Voting: The Electoral College, Gerrymandering, and Suppression
People express their power at the ballot box by giving power to elected officials and public institutions. For generations, Americans have struggled to secure their right to vote, but today, access to the polls remains one of the most hotly contested topics in American politics, especially right before an election for president. In this seventh and final webinar in the Power to the People series from the Center for Civic Education, Michael Li, senior counsel for the Brennan Center’s Democracy Program, explains the power of voting, with a special focus on the Electoral College, gerrymandering, and voter suppression.
Speaker: Michael Li, Senior Counsel, Brennan Center's Democracy Program
Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm