This will be a "learn and share" discussion regarding:
- Recent stories from the voter registration front.
- Validity of claims about voter suppression.
- Online voter registration and overcoming its glitches.
- FAQ's (frequently asked questions): voting by absentee ballot, registering to vote at the polls on Election Day, recording changes in home address, providing proof of residence and acceptable photo id, voting procedures for college students.
- Opportunities to participate in LWVNOW's voter registration events.
- The Voter Education and Registration Assistance Project (VERAP) will be presented. VERAP's main goal is to help citizens register to vote. We will be working with area public libraries to assist citizens to register online using MyVote and providing general information about voting, photo ID, absentee voting, etc.