Media Covers LWVNE Sept. 18 Redistricting Day of Action
Reporters from several broadcast and print media outlets came to the Redistricting Day of Action rallies in Omaha and Lincoln on Sept. 18. The LWVNE thanks its Fair Maps Action Team and those who participated in the rallies to advocate for Fair Maps in Nebraska. Here are links to some of the media coverage:
WOWT, Channel 6, NBC, Omaha: https://www.wowt.com/2021/09/18/league-women-voters-nebraska-hold-redistricting-rallies/
LWVNE Opposes Voter Restriction Petition
We encourage our fellow Nebraskans to consider the real-world costs, complications and consequences of restrictions on our right to vote.
- The voter restriction amendment would cost Nebraska taxpayers millions of dollars.
- Elections in Nebraska are already conducted efficiently, securely and with integrity.
- If passed the voter restriction amendment will make voting more complicated.
- This petition language is a vague and dangerous voter restriction proposal that would have real consequences.
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