Open States' stated mission is to improve civic engagement.
To be true to that goal, we can not stand by and be silent when a large portion of Americans face systemic racism and other forms of oppression. That oppression has meant being excluded from civic participation at the ballot box, being called un-American for peaceful protests, and being denied justice for crimes committed against them.
Set, second hearing. Held in committee and under submission.
Aug 04, 2004
Placed on Standing Committee on Appropriations suspense file.
Jun 28, 2004
From committee: Do pass, but first be re-referred to Standing Committee on Appropriations with recommendation: To Consent Calendar. (Ayes 11. Noes 0.) Re-referred to Standing Committee on Appropriations.