LA
2018
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
Room 2
Timeslot: 
SUNDAY August 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Event Organizer: 
Description: 
The movement for true election integrity continues. This panel will discuss the efficacy of paper ballots and electronic voting machines, as well as voter registration problems and what can be done to protect our elections and end voter suppression. There will also be discussion related to the more than 100,000 voters removed from voter registration rolls in the primary election and what can be done to improve our elections. Additionally, panel members will discuss their respective campaigns and/or activism efforts to improve our Democracy as well as the importance of insuring true election integrity in order for the Progressive movement to succeed.

Participants

Ruben ran for California Secretary of State as a progressive, corporate-free Democrat on a platform to end private control of our election systems, to institute open source software, and to require 100% paper audits. The campaign called for a nationwide solution by decertifying voting machines... Read more
Michael Feinstein is a former Green Party Candidate for Secretary of State in California, former City Councilmember and Mayor of Santa Monica. He served on the City Council for two four-year terms between 1996 and 2004, and as Mayor from 2000-2002. Born in Athens, Greece, Feinstein was adopted... Read more
Jeanine has been working to improve our Democracy for many years. She has served as a poll worker on various occasions and also supervised the auditing process as an activist in Los Angeles. She also serves as an Assembly Delegate for the California Democratic Party. She will be discussing her... Read more
Saill White has been working to make complex data easy to understand for the past three decades. With a degree in Physics from UC Berkeley, her first job after college was helping scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory make sense of stellar search and supernova data. She has since... Read more