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Our Voices, Our Votes: Disabled Voters Speak Out on Voting Rights

Disability Rights Wisconsin has released “Our Voices, Our Votes” to share the impact on voters with disabilities of a Waukesha…
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New Resource to Educate Policymakers about Special Education

The Disability Vote Coalition has a new document to provide candidates and policymakers with basic information about Special Education. School…
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Panel Discussion: Local Elections Matter

The April 5th Spring Election is almost here! Join the Disability Vote Coalition on March 30th to hear why voting…
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March 9th Wisconsin Election Committee Public Testimony

The Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition provided public comments at the March 9th meeting of the Wisconsin Election Commission in support…
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Shining a Light on the Importance of Voting Local

Local elections matter! This new video features Stephanie Birmingham – a powerful advocate who is passionate about voters’ rights –…
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A Conversation About Voting Equity for Voters with Disabilities

Voting Equity for Voters with Disabilities will be the focus of a Facebook Live event on March 1 at 2 PM,…
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DRW Testimony at Feb 21 Assembly State Affairs Committee Public Hearing

Disability Rights Wisconsin submitted the following testimony regarding the impact of voting bills on people with disabilities at the February…
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Statement of Support for SB 937 – Indefinitely Confined Voters

Wisconsin’s Indefinitely Confined Voter status is vitally important to ensuring that many voters who are disabled, frail, or have a…
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February 15th Election: Resources for Voters with Disabilities

February 15th is the Spring Primary in some areas of Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition urges voters with disabilities…
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Voting Rights in the News

Voting rights are in the new news as Wisconsin legislators consider new proposals that would impact the voting rights of…
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DRW Testimony at February 7 Senate Election Committee Public Hearing

The Senate Election Committee held a hearing on February 7th on eleven new voting bills. DRW testified regarding the impact…
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Panel Discussion: Local Elections Matter

The Spring Elections are almost here! Join the Disability Vote Coalition to hear why voting in local elections matters. Hear…