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Election Action Dashboard

Below is a chart that contains information on several non-partisan organizations engaged in voter-protection activities. We, the Steering Committee of Lawyers Defending American Democracy, encourage you to look into these worthy organizations to determine how you can lend your assistance.

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Finalize Your Plan To Vote In-person or By MailVote 411
Launched by the League of Women Voters Education Fund as “one-stop shop” for election-related information.

Common Cause
Grassroots organization dedicated to upholding core values of American democracy.
Understand When Absentee and Mail-In Ballot Processing Begins in Your StateNational Conference of State Legislatures
Represents legislatures of states, commonwealths, territories of the United States.
Track Your Absentee BallotCommon Cause
Grassroots organization dedicated to upholding core values of American democracy.
Preview What Your Ballot Will Look Like, Including Referenda and InitiativesVote 411
Launched by the League of Women Voters Education Fund as “one-stop shop” for election-related information.
Become a Poll WorkerElection Protection > How to Become a Poll Worker or Election Official
Coalition that uses a range of tools and activities to protect, advance and defend the right to vote.
Get Matched to an Election Protection Volunteering OpportunityElection Protection > Sign up to be an Election Protection volunteer
Monitor polling places or social media or connect voters to trained legal professionals.

Election Protection > Volunteer for a Call Center, Field Program, or both!
Staff a phone hotline after training or assist voters at the polls.
Find a Project from Among Those Listed by 350+ Non-Profit Organizations for LawyersWe The Action
Organization dedicated to connecting lawyers to causes. Projections include, but are not limited to, election and voting projects.
Recognize and Report Unlawful Intimidation at Polling PlacesGeorgetown Law Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and Protection 
Institute that brings litigation in support of constitutional rights and values. Includes facts sheets on unlawful militias in all 50 states.

Election Protection
Coalition that uses a range of tools and activities to protect, advance and defend the right to vote. Link to Election Protection hotline number.
Make a Video Informing Others of How To VoteDemocracy Initiative
Coalition of organizations launched in 2013 to ensure full and free participation in the democratic process.
Track Demonstrations and Political Violence in Real-timeU.S. Crisis Monitor
Joint project of the Bridging Divides Initiative and the Armed Conflict Locator And Event Data Project.
Use Your Civic-Minded Business To Support a Safe and Secure ElectionNational Election Defense Coalition
Coalition to build a bipartisan movement for election defense by providing PPE, equipment, supplies and polling facilities, assisting with voter communications, etc.
Check That as an Employer You Are Promoting a Fair ElectionHouse Committee on Oversight and Reform, Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Prepare To Mobilize If the President Refuses To Accept Election ResultsProtect the Results
Coalition of Voters; Joint Venture of Indivisible and Stand Up America.
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