After spending four years fighting back against Trump’s corruption, racism, and incompetence, we can now celebrate that President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris will be in the White House. But our work is far from over.
Throughout his 30+ years in Congress, John Lewis championed voting rights and protections for all Americans and fought discrimination targeted at Black Americans. One of the best ways we can honor his legacy of activism and public service is by passing the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.
With the passage of automatic voter registration, New York is on its way to increasing voter participation and elevating the voices of the state’s working families.