June 25, 2019 marked six years since the U.S. Supreme Court decision in the Shelby v. Holder case which gutted key provisions of the the Voting Rights Act of 1965, subjecting millions of voters to discrimination and disenfranchisement.
Join MULYP and the National Urban League Young Professionals (NULYP) as we urge Congress to restore the Voting Rights Act by passing the Voting Rights Advancement Act (H.R. 4 and S. 561).
1. You can easily do so by clicking the link below
2. Send an email to your member of Congress, provide your personal contact information and most importantly add your YP chapter name (Milwaukee Urban League Young Professionals) so we can receive credit.
3. The platform contains a pre-set letter template that you can keep as is or edit as you see fit, however do not remove the information in the brackets.
4. Tweet your members of Congress. Click the twitter icon at the top on the right on the form here https://p2a.co/ksEhKzV and send pre-set tweet. Their twitter handle is already included.