Location: Barus & Holley 166
At this Community Corps workshop, students will have a chance to talk with local elected officials and candidates for office in small group sessions about issues facing Providence, bond questions on the November ballot and government roles and opportunities. Students will have the opportunity to practice voting on RI's machines and to talk with people from the Secretary of State's office about their strategies to get out the vote in November.
Confirmed participants include:
RI Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea
RI State Senator Gayle Goldin (Providence)
RI State Representative Edith Ajello (Providence)
RI State Representative Shelby Maldonado (Central Falls)
RI State Representative Brian Newberry (Smithfield) (not yet confirmed)Providence City Councillor Nirva LaFortune
RI Director of Elections, Rob RockCommon Cause Director, John Marion
Co-sponsored by the Brown Democrats, the Brown Republicans, and No Labels.