Beyond Voting: Elections and Campaign Financing
You’re invited to attend two online workshops by Donna Cohen, Portland teacher and librarian. The workshops are online, one-hour long, and will have Q & A at the end. They are free of charge.
- Thurs. January 13. 6-7:30PM. Sponsor, Bandon Public Library. Register: 541-347-3221 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tues. January 19. 6-7:30PM. Sponsor, Multnomah County Library. Register: [Live link:] Beyond Voting: Elections and Campaign Financing | Multnomah County Library (multcolib.org)
These workshops will cover the following.
- Right to vote?
- Election 2020
- Election security
- Voter suppression
- Voter turnout / getting more people to vote
- Redistricting / gerrymandering
- Electoral College
- Alternative voting systems
- Campaign financing issues and tracking
“The most important political office is that of the private citizen.” Justice Louis Brandeis (November 13, 1856 – October 5, 1941) was an American litigator, Supreme Court Justice, advocate of privacy, and developer of the Brandeis Brief) according to https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Louis_Brandeis