Voting issues go far beyond wheelchair accessibility at polling places.
We’ll explore current challenges to voting. There are ways to deal with the barriers for people with disabilities – both legal and physical. Every citizen has the right to be heard. We will look at ways to help people of all abilities exercise their civil rights.
Barbara Beckert, Director of External Advocacy, Disability Rights Wisconsin
Denise Jess, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired
Scott Thompson, Staff Counsel, Law Forward
Dorothy Dean, Founder & CEO, Disability Justice
Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Milwaukee County and the League of Women Voters of Wisconsin.