Politics at Work: A Discussion of Corporate Influence Over Worker Politics with Alex Hertel-Fernandez
Politics at Work: A Discussion of Corporate Influence Over Worker Politics with Alex Hertel-Fernandez Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 Registration at 5:30 PM Discussion begins promptly at 6:00 PM Program concludes at 7:15 PM The Roosevelt Institute 570 Lexington Avenue, 5th Floor New York, NY 11103 The Roosevelt Institute is a leading voice explaining how disparities
Roosevelt, through the power of our people and our ideas, has continued to make an impact in cities and states. From starting new local campaigns to engaging our elected decision-makers on ideas to launching a new project to fight for the Re:public, we continue to relentlessly pursuing our mission to change who writes the rules.
Florida is one of the few states with a lifetime voting ban for people with felony convictions, disenfranchising upwards of 1.6 million citizens. This report traces the history of the provision back to America’s Jim Crow past and explains how its impact is felt in Florida’s democracy today.