This panel discussion focuses on two statewide ballot proposals: the Voters Not Politicians initiative to reform redistricting (Proposal 2), and the Promote the Vote initiative to expand voting and registration opportunities (Proposal 3).
The goal of the event is to inform the audience of pros and cons of the two ballot initiatives, while at the same time fostering "civil civic discourse" on these policy issues from a variety of perspectives. Panelists are:
-John Chamberlin (moderator), Professor Emeritus of Political Science and Public Policy
-Nancy Wang, Voters Not Politicians Board President
-Sharon Dolente, Promote the Vote - Voting Rights Strategist, ACLU of Michigan
-Christopher Thomas, former Director of Elections for the State of Michigan
-Richard McLellan, election law attorney)