Women Leaders Push for Voting Rights Reforms in State Budget

Early Voting and Automatic Voter Registration push coincides with 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in NYS

NEW YORK, NY (03/10/2017) (readMedia)-- In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Women's suffrage in New York, women leaders from across the state will join together to call on the Legislature to include Early Voting and Automatic Voter Registration in the budget. 100+ women have also signed onto a letter that will also be released.


Assemblymembers Latrice Walker (D-55), Alicia Hyndman (D-29), Diana Richardson (D-43), Maritza Davila (D-53), Carmen De La Rosa (D-72), Pat Fahy (D-109), Ellen Jaffee (D-97), Addie Jenne (D-116), Yuh-Line Niou (D-65), Shelley Mayer (D-90), Linda Rosenthal (D-67), Nily Rozic (D-25), Senator Toby Ann Stavisky (D-16), NYCLU, 32BJ SEIU, NYSUT, Brennan Center for Justice, Citizen Action of New York, Common Cause New York, Democracy Matters, Working Families, Public Citizen, First Presbyterian Church of Albany, NY4Democracy Coalition and other organizations. 


Women leaders push for funding of proposed voting rights expansion in the 2017-2018 state budget

WHEN: Monday March 13, 2017 at 01:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
WHERE: Million Dollar Staircase
The State Capitol
Albany , New York 12224

Please contact Alexis Grenell at (917) 327-1180 and alexis@pythiapublic.com