Voting is one of the most important things you can do for your community. This year's election sees a presidency, seats in the Senate, every seat in the House of Representatives, as well as local state positions up for grabs. Make sure your voice is heard and register to vote today!
The ideal of a democracy is that voting access is guaranteed to every resident. In the United States, this has never been the case. Our country has a long history of voter suppression and disenfranchisement. Particularly this year, voter suppression efforts are active and ongoing. The following organizations are working to fight voter suppression and disenfranchisement and to reform voting across the USA so that everyone has a vote.
Visit this guide from the UW Bothell/Cascadia College Library for more resources on engaging in the democratic process.