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Promote the Vote 2022 delivers more than 669,000 signatures to get initiative on ballot

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, July 11, 2022 CONTACT: Stephanie Cepak, Byrum & Fisk Advocacy Communications, scepak@byrumfisk.com A recording of the news conference is available online. Promote the Vote 2022 delivers more than 669,000 signatures to get initiative on ballot PTV22 ensures every vote is counted, elections are accessible and secure   LANSING, Mich. – Promote …

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8 Michigan champions of equity, citizen empowerment and accountability support Promote the Vote 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, June 27, 2022 Contact: Stephanie Cepak, Byrum & Fisk Advocacy Communications, scepak@byrumfisk.com 8 Michigan champions of equity, citizen empowerment and accountability support Promote the Vote 2022 Endorsements add to growing list of supporters for ballot initiative that provides secure, accessible Michigan elections LANSING, Mich. – Eight Michigan organizations that champion equity, …

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Promote the Vote 2022: Ensuring every eligible voter’s voice is heard and vote is counted

Promote the Vote 2022 is gathering signatures from Michigan voters to qualify for the Nov. 8, 2022 ballot. You may run into Promote the Vote 2022’s team of dedicated signature gatherers as they visit local farmers’ markets, community events, parks or a neighborhood near you. So, what is Promote the Vote 2022? Promote the Vote …

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The Mining Journal: Backing Promote the Vote initiative

Citizen-initiated law changes via ballot petition drives are important ways to improve our democracy and solve societal problems when our fractured government in Lansing fails. I recommend the nonpartisan Promote the Vote 2022 citizens constitutional ballot initiative because it makes common-sense improvements — improvements that increase access for all voters — regardless of political persuasion …

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Keewanaw Report: Promote the Vote Webinar Tomorrow on Election Petitions

Since 2020 election security has become a well discussed topic in many circles. And over the year various petitions have been passed around the state, some even making it through Michigan’s legislative process. Governor Gretchen Whitmer has vetoed all of those bills. Tomorrow night four panelist will talk about the petitions that have surfaced in …

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MLive: Promote the Vote ballot proposal would allow 9 days of early voting, alternatives to photo ID in Michigan

LANSING, MI — A ballot committee collecting signatures for a Constitutional amendment to protect the fundamental right to vote for Michigan residents held virtual events Monday, where several local organizations encouraged residents to support the proposal. The proposed amendment to the Michigan Constitution would recognize the fundamental right to vote without harassing conduct, require nine …

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WLUC: Non-profits seek to get ‘Promote the Vote’ proposal on general election ballot

LANSING, Mich. (WLUC) – Nineteen non-profits in Michigan are backing a voters’ rights proposal for this fall’s general election. “At the very heart of our freedom is the right to vote,” said Yvonne White, president of NAACP-Michigan. The Detroit Chapter of the NAACP is one of the groups pushing to get the Promote the Vote …

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