[PACapitalChapter] FW: Opportunity to practice vote on Democracy Live OnmiBallot and Q&A meeting with Democracy Live
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Fri Sep 25 20:28:24 UTC 2020
Because of the advocacy efforts of the National Federation of the Blind and its affiliates, the states of Minnesota, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Delaware have selected Democracy Live OmniBallot as the accessible absentee ballot marking system for the upcoming November general elections.
Blind and low-vision voters in these states who are interested in the Democracy Live system are encouraged to participate in a Q&A meeting with Democracy Live on Wednesday, October 14 at 8:00 – 9:00 PM Eastern. This meeting will include a demo of the system, and provide an opportunity to ask Democracy Live representatives questions.
The Zoom meeting information is as follows:
Lou Ann Blake is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: Democracy Live Demo and Q&A Meeting
Time: Oct 14, 2020 08:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Meeting ID: 963 4834 7999
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Blind and low-vision voters who will be using the Democracy Live system, or who are considering using the Democracy Live system to mark their absentee ballot for the November general election are encouraged to become familiar with this system prior to the election. Democracy Live has created a demo ballot that members can access and mark the ballot as many times as they wish. The link to the OnniBallot demo ballot and login information are as follows:
First name: Sample
Last name: Voter
Link to Portal. Remember to select the Accessible Absentee Ballot option and use the login credentials above.
Be sure to bring any questions you may have after using the demo ballot to the Q&A meeting on October 14th at 8:00 PM. If you any questions, please feel free to contact Lou Ann Blake at lblake at nfb.org <mailto:lblake at nfb.org> or 410-659-9314, ext. 2221, or Jeff Kaloc at <mailto:jkaloc at nfb.org> jkaloc at nfb.org, or 410-659-9314, ext. 2206.
Lou Ann Blake, J.D.
Director of Research Programs, Blindness Initiatives
200 East Wells Street, Baltimore, MD 21230
(410) 659-9314, extension 2221 | <mailto:lblake at nfb.org> lblake at nfb.org
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