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Oct 08 2020

Democracy Challenges and Opportunities in a Pandemic: The Bass Projects

3-4PM

Join us on Thursday October 8th from 3pm-4pm for our second student panel: “Democracy Challenges and Opportunities in a Pandemic: The Bass Projects.” The Hart Leadership Program’s Bass Connections teams have been working to craft bold solutions to some of the biggest political problems of our time. Five pairs of student teams will present their pilot solutions to pressing voting access challenges in a pandemic.

Topics Include: Mobilizing Non Voters; Stopping Misinformation on Facebook; Creating Transportation Access to Voting for Citizens without Cars; Redressing Language Barriers to Voting; Curing Spoiled Absentee Ballots by Mail.

Commentators:
Tomas Lopez, Executive Director, Democracy NC
Congressman John Sarbanes, 3rd District Maryland, Lead Sponsor HR 1

Moderator:
Professor Gunther Peck, Director of the Hart Leadership Program

Register for the event here. We look forward to seeing you there!