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PREPARING
for elections
in 2024

LWVWI Issues Briefing 2023
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LWWI Issues Briefing 2023

PREPARING FOR
ELECTIONS IN 2024

Join us to learn what voters face in 2024 and beyond. From redistricting, to protecting election workers, to tearing down barriers that prevent access to vote, our democracy has never been more at risk.

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SESSION INFORMATION

There are 3 different sessions, each on different dates. You are welcome to
attend any or all sessions.

Redistricting in Wisconsin

  • Historical overview, background, analysis and insight on redistricting in WI

  • Legal perspective on the Redistricting Lawsuit (provided by Law Forward)

  • Hearing from Petitioners on the Redistricting Lawsuit

Citizen Action at the State Level: Proposed State Constitutional Amendments

  • Overview of proposed WI Constitutional Amendments

  • Presentation on Separation of Powers

  • Non-citizen voting and why it's important

  • Using private money for elections: How elections are financed and where those funds come from

  • Solutions from another State: How the Ohio State League and partners successfully achieved retaining the 50% threshold for passing Consitutional Amendments

Overcoming Barriers to Voting & Election Administration Challenges

  • Election administration and protecting election workers

  • What are current barriers to voting and what can be done?

  • Overview of LWVUS Moonshot Goal: Abolishing the Electoral College

  • Status on achieving the National Popular Vote

SCHEDULE

SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, NOV. 9

Redistricting in Wisconsin

SATURDAY, NOV. 11

Citizen Action at the State Level: Proposed Wisconsin Constitutional Amendments

TUESDAY, NOV. 14

Overcoming Barriers to Voting & Election Administration Challenges

6:20pm - 6:30pm

Zoom opens and attendees are invited to sign on

6:30pm - 6:40pm

General welcome and land acknowledgement from Dorothy Skye, LWVWI President

6:40pm - 7:00pm

Historical overview, background, analysis and insight on redistricting in Wisconsin

7:00pm - 7:20pm

Legal perspective on the redistricting lawsuit in Wisconsin

7:20pm - 7:40pm

Hearing from a Petitioner on the redistricting lawsuit

7:40pm - 7:55pm

Q & A

7:55pm - 8:00pm

Wrap up and Farewell + Closing announcements

9:45 - 10:00am

Zoom opens and attendees are invited to sign on

10:00am - 10:05 am

General welcome

10:05am - 10:25am

Introduction and overview of Wisconsin Constitutional Amendments

10:25am - 10:45am

Wisconsin Constitutional Amendment: Separation of Powers

10:45am - 11:05am

Wisconsin Constitutional Amendment: Non-Citizen Voting

11:05am - 11:25am

Wisconsin Constitutional Amendment: Private Money for Elections

11:25am - 11:45am

Perspective from Ohio: How was Ohio's Campaign Effective at Raising Awareness?

11:45am - 11:55am

Q & A

11:55am - Noon

Wrap up and Farewell + Closing Announcements

6:15pm - 6:30pm

Zoom opens and attendees are invited to sign on

6:30pm - 6:35pm

General welcome

6:35pm - 6:50pm

Election Administration and Protecting Election Workers

6:50pm - 7:05pm

Current Barriers to Voting and What Can be Done

7:05pm - 7:20pm

LWVUS Moonshot Goal Overview: Abolishing the Electoral College

7:20pm - 7:35pm

Status on Achieving the National Popular Vote

7:35pm - 7:55pm

Q & A

7:55pm - 8:00pm

Wrap up, Final Farewell + Reminder to Complete Feedback Survey

REGISTRATION

There is no fee to attend this virtual event, but registration is required. You will receive a confirmation from Zoom after registering. Please keep that confirmation for your records; it will contain link(s) to access the session(s) you've registered for.

*If you have issues getting into the program, please contact BRODRIQUEZ@lwvwi.org

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