Voting

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 10:15

Challenges to Voter Access The previous installment of the EPPN Election Series focused on all the ways citizens can access the ballot. Between mail-in voting, in-person early voting, and voting on election day, the states provide a variety of...

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 10:00

National Voter Registration Day! “Voting is how a community or a nation decides how the moral values that it holds and shares shape public policy and the lives of people.” -Presiding Bishop Michael Curry To exercise this basic right, you must be...

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 10:45

The 2020 presidential election, now less than two months away, has given rise to much anxiety and concern among voters about the integrity of the process. Many Americans worry that their mail-in ballot will not arrive in time, or that the process...

Monday, August 31, 2020 - 11:00

Please review the following new and revised resources to carry out your faith and live into your responsibilities living in community with others. Faith and Citizenship Guide for Advocacy An updated version of our Faith and Citizenship Guide for...

Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 11:00

Election season is upon us in the U.S., and now is the time to make sure you – and those in your community – are ready. This year, many states have updated how voters can cast their ballot with no-excuse absentee ballots, early voting, and other...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 16:30

The election is a week away, Congress is in recess, but our advocacy work continues. Every day, all of us in the Office of Government Relations continue to educate and equip Episcopalians to carry out advocacy for the Church based on the policies...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 12:30

This week, the Presiding Bishop is visiting Guam, and last week was National Voter Registration Day. In recognition of these two events, we’re highlighting the disparities in voting rights between residents of various parts of the United States....

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 12:15

Speak out about a number of important issues this August! Although Congress is out of session until early September, the August recess is a time when your members may be more accessible than ever. Many members travel back to their home states or...