1-866-Our-Vote is the hotline that will track voting irregularities in real-time. Both Kristen Clarke, President and Executive Director of the National Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and Hill Harper, the organization’s national spokesperson talk to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about what to do if you experience any voting issues at the polls.
What happens if you go to vote and your name isn’t on the roll?
“Go to the poll worker in charge. Raise the issue. if they don’t help, call 866-OUR-VOTE. We’re based in Washington, DC, this is the hub. We have 4500 legal volunteers. We get on the phone with local election officials. We roll up our sleeves and do the hard work. We will go to court if necessary.”
Where are the problem areas?
“We never know what’s gong to happen, but these states that are in play…we can see problems anywhere. It can happen as early as in the parking lot with someone saying you can’t park there.”
Click the link above to hear the entire interview.
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Hill Harper, National Lawyers Committee Say 866-Our-Vote Is The Answer To Issues At The Polls was originally published on blackamericaweb.com