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SJI Monday: Voting Rights

Start/End Monday, February 24, 2014 12:10 PM EST -- 01:10 PM EST
Location Name JG 546

Myrna Pérez '03, Deputy Director of the Democracy Program at the Brennan Center for Justice, will discuss her work as an advocate and lawyer to advance voting rights and improve election administration. In light of the Supreme Court’s setback to the Voting Rights Act and the strong reform recommendations put forth by the Presidential Commission on Election Administration, Ms. Pérez will give an overview of threats and opportunities that the voting rights field will mobilize around for the coming year. Please join for a lively discussion of the current state of voting rights advocacy by one of the national experts and our very own alum.

Lunch will be served. Hosted by SJI.