Today and tomorrow, the Congressional Black Caucus Institute (CBCI) in partnership with SEIU will host its “Vote Ready” voter protection event in Jacksonville, Florida featuring the Honorable Corrine Brown (FL-09), Mayor Alvin Brown, Michael Eric Dyson and Marcia Dyson along with other prominent national and community leaders and entertainers.
Participants will learn about Florida’s voting rights laws, confirm their voter registration status and hear from elected officials on the importance of voting in the upcoming election.
All those who wish to be admitted must show proof of voter registration at the door. Those who are not yet registered to vote may register at the door and be admitted free of charge.
WHO: The Congressional Black Caucus Institute in partnership with SEIU featuring the Honorable Corrine Brown (FL-09) and other elected officials.
WHAT: Jacksonville, Florida’s “Vote Ready” Voter Protection Event
WHEN: Saturday, September 29, 2012 10am -5pm and Sunday, September 30, 2012 1-5pm. Duval County Supervisor of Elections Office (Gateway Town Center)
52002-2 Norwood Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32208
WHY: To make sure all eligible voters, their friends and family are registered to vote in Jacksoville. This event is open to the press. For more information, visit www.CBCInstitute.org.