The '866-OUR VOTE' hotline offers real-time assistance with voting irregularities
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Mark McCormick, Director of Strategic Communications, 913-490-4113, firstname.lastname@example.org
OVERLAND PARK, KS - In anticipation of greater voter turnout for the Nov. 6 general election, the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Kansas will lead a more robust, statewide, Election Protection Hotline effort to safeguard the voting process.
The hotlines are nonpartisan and all voters are encouraged to call the hotlines.
- 866-OUR-VOTE provides assistance in English – administered by the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law;
- 888-VE-Y-VOTA provides bilingual assistance in English and Spanish – administered by NALEO Educational Fund;
- 888-API-VOTE provides assistance in Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, Begali, Hindi, Urdu and Tagalog – administered by APIA Vote and Asian Americans Advancing Justice (AAJC).
Hotline calls will be answered live on Nov. 6, 2018. After-hours calls are directed to voicemail and promptly returned.
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About the ACLU of Kansas: The ACLU of Kansas is the statewide affiliate of the national American Civil Liberties Union. The ACLU of Kansas is dedicated to preserving and advancing the civil rights and legal freedoms guaranteed by the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights. For more information, visit our website at www.aclukansas.org.