The Coronavirus poses a dire challenge for election officials in conducting safe, accessible, and secure voting. This webinar explores the Vote-by-Mail (VBM) option with a terrific panel:
• Senator Amy Klobuchar (D - MN), joins us via a video to discuss her legislation to provide funding for VBM as well as other steps to facilitate it.
• Matthew Weil, Director of the Elections Project at the Bipartisan Policy Center discusses the legislative prospects for Senator Klobuchar's bill and similar proposals.
• Wendy Underhill, Director for Elections and Redistricting at the National Conference of State Legislatures discusses the steps that states are taking.
• Tammy Patrick, Senior Advisor on Elections at the Democracy Fund and Steering Committee member for the Certificate in Election Administration, outlines steps that states should be taking.