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Joanna Lindberg, Co-director go Government testifying in support of LB20

Update: LWVNE testifies in support of LB20 as member of coalition to restore voting rights

Joanna Lindberg, Co-director go Government testifying in support of LB20

Joanna Lindberg, co-director of government for the League of Women Voters of Nebraska, testified alongside other members of the Voting Rights Restoration Coalition in support of LB20. You can read the testimony at https://lwvnebraska.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/LB20_SUPPORT_2-22-23_Hearing.pdf

The LWVNE is supporting LB20, which provides for restoration of voting rights upon completion of a felony sentence or probation for a felony. 

Restoration of voting rights reintegrates people into the community. “People who are engaged are less likely to reoffend,” said state Sen. Justin Wayne of Omaha at a press conference sponsored by the Voting Rights Restoration Coalition.

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