September 27th was National Voter Registration Day. Victoria Rodriguez, our Community Organizer and Program Assistant, asked college women in Waterville why they’re voting. Hear what they had to say.
There is a lot at stake this election. Here in Maine, we’ll be voting on:
1 President of the United States
2 Representatives to the U.S. Congress
151 Maine Representatives
35 Maine Senators
Local officials and issues in towns and cities across the state
We’ll also be deciding the fate of 5 Proposed Laws:
* An Act To Legalize Marijuana
* An Act To Establish The Fund to Advance Public Kindergarten to Grade 12 Education
* An Act To Require Background Checks for Gun Sales
* An Act To Raise the Minimum Wage
* An Act To Establish Ranked-choice Voting
And 1 Bond to fund transportation infrastructure
And learn more about voting in Maine at bit.ly/mwlRoadmap16.