Washington state needs its own law protecting voting rights, and the legislature has a second chance to provide the tools that local governments need to ensure that every vote counts. The Washington Voting Rights Act protects voting rights, preserves local autonomy, and avoids costly litigation. The legislature has a second chance during special session to pass the WVRA and empower local governments to address problems with their election systems without federal intervention.
This is the final push. A large coalition of unions, human rights organizations, and frontline community groups (those most affected by voter dilution) are urging their members to send this email in the next few days.
Speak up now, to have a say! Sign the one-click email. Use Facebook and Twitter to influence your friends to act.