National Commission on Voting Rights Hearings

The NAACP, Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights, National Urban League, League of Women Voters, National Bar Association, Mi Familia Vota and a number of other groups hosted the National Commission on Voting Rights Nevada/Utah statewide hearing on voting rights this past Saturday in Las Vegas, NV.

12 expert witnesses representing voting rights organizations, community leaders, election officials and other stake holders testified on problems, successes and opportunities for reform in all aspects of voting in Nevada and Utah.

This hearing is part of a series of hearings happening across the country to gather testimony about voting rights and election administration problems and opportunities. The testimony gathered at the NV-UTH statewide hearing will be consolidated into reports to be shared with Congress.