Description: Election Reformers Network’s Kevin Johnson leads Project 18 Vote’s Patricia Keefer, Jay Berman, fmr. Chief of Staff for Senator Birch Bayh, American Promise co-founder Jeff Clements, and CEO of Bridge USA, Manu Meel in a discussion about the history of the 18-year-old vote and what we can learn from the 26th Amendment, which was passed in record time with bipartisan support.
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Our panelists are each part of important, election-related causes. Here’s how to get involved:
Patricia Keefer, co-chair of the 26th Amendment campaign and ERN Advisor, is in the process of producing a documentary on the history of the youth vote. Find out more at: http://www.
Manu Meel, CEO of BridgeUSA, continues to engage young people across the country in the democratic process. More information on how to participate can be found at: https://www.bridgeusa.org/
Jason Berman, former chief of staff to Senator Birch Bayh, advocates for another constitutional change long in the making: the Equal Rights Amendment.