National Action Network Kicking Off State-wide Voter Education Drives in Florida Thursday

Sharpton, founder of the National Action Network, a leading civil rights organization in the country, will meet with elected officials, local leaders, and members of the clergy to conduct workshops on Florida’s new voter elections laws, including new voter identification requirements.

Speaking to West Orlando News Online Monday, Sharpton said it is critical that voters are mobilized with the right information so that they are able to cast their vote when the time comes.

Responding to efforts currently underway in Florida to suppress the vote, Sharpton said, “I think that one of the ways they are going to suppress the vote is if we are not prepared and informed with proper voter identifications.”

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