Vote Nevada Update 8/29/2022

Vote Nevada Supporters,

Here are more resources and event reminders:

You can watch our Vote Nevada Zoom meeting on why we elect judges in Nevada and the types of questions to ask judicial candidates here: https://vote-nevada.news/Why-We-Elect-Judges

National Constitution Day is September 17th, so the National Constitution Center has a wide array of resources available on the U.S. Constitution and current constitutional issues.  You can view these resources here: https://constitutioncenter.org/

If you missed the Affordable Housing Coalition’s Lunch and Learn meeting on August 25th, you can view the meeting recording here: https://youtu.be/5MJGTkuZRQw  

You can view upcoming meetings and events related to affordable housing here: https://nvhousingcoalition.org/events/

Upcoming meetings and events:

TODAY: The Secretary of State’s Advisory Committee on Participatory Democracy meets via Facebook Live at 1 pm.   You can view the agenda here: https://www.nvsos.gov/sos/Home/Components/News/News/3300/309?backlist=%2fsos

You can watch the meeting through the Secretary of State’s Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/NVSOS

On September 20th, 6 to 7 pm, via Zoom, the Vote Nevada Behavioral and Mental Health Committee will be hearing a presentation from CSN professor Michele Howser about a new CSN program to improve the number of mental and behavioral health professionals who enter the workforce each year.  Please respond to this message if you would like the meeting’s login information.

On September 24th, the College of Southern Nevada Women’s Alliance is sponsoring a Women In Trades summit at the CSN North Las Vegas Campus, in the Student Union Ballroom, between 9 am and 4 pm.  If you are interested in attending, here is the flyer: 

Women in Trades Summit

SAVE THE DATE:

Also on September 24th, Vote Nevada is co-sponsoring a Candidate Forum at the CSN North Las Vegas Campus, in the Student Union Ballroom, between 5 and 7 pm.  We are working with the CSN student government, the CSN Women’s Alliance, and an array of community organizations.  Candidates will be invited to speak about the role of elected officials in promoting civic engagement.  There will be a Zoom option for virtual participation.

I often hear from Nevadans who have stopped voting that they do not feel their voices are heard after elections.  We hope to partner with elected officials to help make these voters feel that they can be engaged in civic processes after the election to ensure their voices are heard.

I will send more information about this Candidate Forum later this week.

Thank you for being Nevadans with me,

Sondra

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