PLEASE NOTE: Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO, Liz Shuler, will share opening remarks at the town hall and discuss the importance of casting your ballots! Do not forget to support union women leaders and register to attend the All of Us Town Hall SNAP* to Vote!
On August 6, 2020, The Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW), in affiliation with the AFL-CIO, presents an online town hall meeting commemorating the 100th anniversary of women's right to vote. The struggle for full suffrage continues today, so tune in to hear from women leaders as we examine the complex history of the suffrage movement. We will provide the resources necessary for YOU to get involved in getting women out to vote. Please click here to register for the CLUW Town Hall: SNAP* the VOTE!
Please click here for a list of voting registration resources, the document also includes sample tweets and Facebook and Instagram posts.
Special Guests at the All of Us Town Hall: SNAP the Vote include:
Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO, Liz Shuler, will share opening remarks and discuss the importance of voting.
Rep. Deb Haaland (NM), one of the first Native American women in U.S. history to be elected to Congress, will discuss the effects of the pandemic on the first nation’s community; the importance of voting in the Native American community; and the significant barriers to Native American voters.
Muriel Bowser, the Mayor of the District of Columbia (D.C.) , will talk about the importance of voting and the suffrage issue of DC Statehood.
Ruth Ibarra, President of CLUW CA Capital Chapter, and CLUW member Teresa Oller will both emphasize the importance of young people voting and discuss the effects of COVID-19 in their industries.
CLUW member & Lynn Marie Smith & the DC Labor Chorus will debut a new song based on Katy Perry’s "Roar".
and many more!
Please feel free to share the following tweet to get the word out with our event:
Join @CLUWNational on Thursday, Aug 6, for a CLUW Town Hall: SNAP* (Sisters Not Afraid of Power) the Vote! During the Facebook Livestream, in affiliation with the @AFLCIO, women leaders will share stories about the importance of voting. RSVP: bit.ly/snapthevote.
Have not registered to vote or know a friend that has not registered? You may click here to register or share our voting portal: bit.ly/cluwvote.