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Views and Brews with LWV Ann Arbor
November 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
We survived the 2020 Election! But, how’s the US democracy’s health really doing? Join the League of Women Voters of Ann Arbor for a first-take conversation and Q&A with elections law expert Professor Ellen Katz, of the University of Michigan School of Law. The 2020 election has tested American democracy to its limits. Voter suppression; threats of voter intimidation; confusion about how and when to vote; widespread misinformation about absentee balloting; rules for casting and counting ballots varying widely by jurisdiction and changing frequently due to court challenges — all of these factors at play in the midst of a deadly pandemic and highly divisive atmosphere made the election of 2020 one that will be examined by historians for generations. Read more and register here. 7–8:30 pm