The NAACP Texas Call Center launched October 18--with a charge to call voters in Texas, Mississippi, California.
The NAACP, along with our half-million adult and youth members throughout the United States, are frontline advocates committed to raising awareness for political, educational, social and economic equality of minority group citizens in the electoral process. With approximately 2,200 adult branches, youth councils, and college chapters in 49 states, 5 countries and the District of Columbia, the NAACP is actively engaged in increasing the African American responsiveness of citizens to be fully engaged in the democratic process.
This year, the NAACP register hundreds of thousands of Americans to vote and equip vulnerable communities with the resources to fight back against attacks on fundamental voting rights through our nationwide campaign, This is My Vote. Visit the This Is My Vote microsite for more information or to register to vote online: www.thisismyvote.org . Or call 1-866-MyVote1 to register by phone.
The North Carolina State Conference is organizing against egregious legislative attacks on the poor and working class in the state—watch this video to learn more about the actions on Moral Mondays.
Last week, the first of several pieces of legislation to aggressively restrict your right to vote passed the North Carolina House.
Read the results of the African-American voter data from the 2012 General Election.