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Webinar Series: How to Protect the Vote in 2018

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Mid-term elections are nearly here and we want to make sure communities are prepared to go to the polls. Learn how you can protect the vote by joining Advancement Project’s national office for a series of live webinars designed to help you understand how and where to register to vote, what to expect during the weeks prior to Election Day and what to do at the polls to protect your vote.

This webinar series highlights the election laws and regulations in the states of Florida, Nevada, Ohio, Michigan, and Pennsylvania. We are offering an afternoon and evening session of each webinar in an effort to ensure you are armed with all the information needed to exercise your 15th amendment right to vote.

1Florida save the date

Protect the Vote in Florida

2Michigan save the date

Protect the Vote in Michigan

5Ohio save the date

Protect the Vote in Ohio

Protect the Vote in Pennsylvania

Protect the Vote in Nevada

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