New Videos and Graphics on Grow the Vote page
The League's Grow the Vote page has a new set of graphics on Learning about Candidates, Voting Early, Make a Voting Plan and more. Browse, download and share via social media, emails, etc., to get the word out.
The 3 minute video Vote from Home: Safe, Secure, Easy is an overview of mail ballots and information on measures being taken to make voting by mail easy and secure.
There's a new Youth Video and Graphics page with links to student challenge videos, videos from community collaborations and more. The youth videos are grouped under a Youth Video playlist on the League's YouTube page.
2020 Election Information
Get the facts on the upcoming November 3rd election, including:
Candidate Forum Videos Are Available
These videos may help voters make decisions about their votes in the 2020 election. Please note that some forums were not held due to absence of all candidates. See the news item below for a memo on "Why the League doesn't do Empty Chair forums."
Fair Tax for Illinois
One of the items on the ballot this fall is the Fair Tax Amendment, which would update the state constitution to remove the requirement that income be taxed at a flat, non-graduated rate. Learn more about the proposed Fair Tax Amendment and why the League supports it with our Fair Tax for Illinois information page.
Watch this video to learn about The Fair Tax Amendment - September 22, 2020 - A presentation by Ralph M Martire, Executive Director, Center for Tax & Budget Accountability. 1:26.
Inside the October Issue of The Voter:
News and Announcements
New Videos on the League's YouTube page
If you haven't visited the League's YouTube page, it's a good site to bookmark. We frequently upload videos from meetings and events. The most recent video is:
Safe Voting & More - A Conversation with Champaign County Clerk Aaron Ammons August 26 discussion with Champaign County Clerk Aaron Ammons on the upcoming November 3rd election, safe voting, and more.