Last week Republicans on Wisconsin’s Supreme Court forced Wisconsinites to vote in person during a public health crisis when they themselves enjoyed the safety of casting their ballots absentee. Milwaukee consolidated its 180 polling places down to five, forcing voters to line up for hours in masks and makeshift personal protective equipment (PPE). Is this what protecting the vote looks like?
In a new video by Brave New Films, Academy Award winner Sally Field recites U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s damning dissent, which makes the case clear that voters would be disenfranchised “through no fault of their own.”
Can’t we protect our health and the right to vote? Join us in demanding that Congress institute vote by mail in every state. Call your senator at (202) 224-3121 and ask them to support the needed $4 billion in funding for states to conduct safe elections amid COVID-19 and go to https://www.bravenewfilms.org/vote for actions you can take to protect the November 2020 election.