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Let's Mobilize! Let's Take Action! Let's Go! Fired Up Express!
May 22 2022
Let's Mobilize! Let's Take Action! Let's Go! Fired Up Express!
Got seven minutes to spare? Tune in for today's Fired Up Express episode. Let's Mobilize! Let's Take Action! Let's Go! Check out the new swingleftnebraska.com website for voter information and ways you can join the fight in electing candidates who will fight for Nebraskans and to strengthen our democracy! District 1 has a special election on June 28th because Fortenberry was convicted of three felonies.  PLEASE PLEASE VOTE THEN and again at the Midterm on November 8th.  Congressional District 1 is comprised of the following counties:  Butler Cass Colfax Cuming Dodge Lancaster Madison Platte Polk* Sarpy* Seward Stanton District 1 Map | sos.nebraska.gov/sites/sos.nebraska.gov/files/doc/elections/2022/Special-Election/Congressional-District-1-Maps.pdf June 28th Special Election Deadline Dates. May 31 — First day of in-person early voting June 10 –Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail June 11 — First day to accept early voting request June 17 at 6 p.m. — Last day for in-person voter registration June 17 at 6 p.m. — Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed out June 27 — Last day for in-person early voting Check out pattyforcongress.com/voter-information-hub/ for more information November 8th | General election July 11 – First day to accept early voting requests Oct. 3 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail Oct. 11 – First day of in-person early voting Oct. 21 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations Oct. 21 – Agency/DMV registration deadline Oct. 21 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address Nov. 7 – Last day of in-person early voting Call: 833-336-8683 or 402-890-5291. If you experience any problems  your polling place today! you can call The National Voter Assistance hotline number — Join us for a letter writing party to help Get Out The Vote! Handwritten letters have been proven to increase voter turnout by as much as 3.4 percentage points. It is one of the most effective ways to help boost voter turnout. Those kinds of numbers can literally swing an election our way.  And you can do it right from home or join me Wednesday nights at Legends on 69th and Pacific anytime from 6:30pm-8:00pm or our virtual letter writing on Monday nights  7:15pm-8:15pm. RSVP in-person | mobilize.us/mobilize/event/453653/ RSVP in-person | mobilize.us/mobilize/event/454955/ Write letters on your own Letters to Voters Motivates Voters to Vote Research or Comments Connect: leah.swingleftnebraska.com
Let's Mobilize! Let's Take Action! Let's Go! Fired Up Express!
May 22 2022
Let's Mobilize! Let's Take Action! Let's Go! Fired Up Express!
Got seven minutes to spare? Tune in for today's Fired Up Express episode. Let's Mobilize! Let's Take Action! Let's Go! Check out the new swingleftnebraska.com website for voter information and ways you can join the fight in electing candidates who will fight for Nebraskans and to strengthen our democracy! District 1 has a special election on June 28th because Fortenberry was convicted of three felonies.  PLEASE PLEASE VOTE THEN and again at the Midterm on November 8th.  Congressional District 1 is comprised of the following counties:  Butler Cass Colfax Cuming Dodge Lancaster Madison Platte Polk* Sarpy* Seward Stanton District 1 Map | sos.nebraska.gov/sites/sos.nebraska.gov/files/doc/elections/2022/Special-Election/Congressional-District-1-Maps.pdf June 28th Special Election Deadline Dates. May 31 — First day of in-person early voting June 10 –Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail June 11 — First day to accept early voting request June 17 at 6 p.m. — Last day for in-person voter registration June 17 at 6 p.m. — Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed out June 27 — Last day for in-person early voting Check out pattyforcongress.com/voter-information-hub/ for more information November 8th | General election July 11 – First day to accept early voting requests Oct. 3 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail Oct. 11 – First day of in-person early voting Oct. 21 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations Oct. 21 – Agency/DMV registration deadline Oct. 21 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address Nov. 7 – Last day of in-person early voting Call: 833-336-8683 or 402-890-5291. If you experience any problems  your polling place today! you can call The National Voter Assistance hotline number — Join us for a letter writing party to help Get Out The Vote! Handwritten letters have been proven to increase voter turnout by as much as 3.4 percentage points. It is one of the most effective ways to help boost voter turnout. Those kinds of numbers can literally swing an election our way.  And you can do it right from home or join me Wednesday nights at Legends on 69th and Pacific anytime from 6:30pm-8:00pm or our virtual letter writing on Monday nights  7:15pm-8:15pm. RSVP in-person | mobilize.us/mobilize/event/453653/ RSVP in-person | mobilize.us/mobilize/event/454955/ Write letters on your own Letters to Voters Motivates Voters to Vote Research or Comments Connect: leah.swingleftnebraska.com
Fired Up With Brianna Full! OPS School Board Subdistrict 2.
May 9 2022
Fired Up With Brianna Full! OPS School Board Subdistrict 2.
Brianna Full joined me for a chat today. She is running for Omaha Public School Board of Education in subdistrict 2!  Her mix of experience as an educator, a grassroots community organizer, and a policy advisor at the Nebraska Legislature has given her the skills she needs to create real and lasting change in OPS. Brianna Full | Full 4 Subdistrict 2 full4ops.com Check Voting Deadlines/ Your Status / Register to Vote / Request an Early Mail Ballot/ Drop Box Locations/ Voter FAQ www.votetodaynebraska.com/ nebraskademocrats.org/voting-center/ Call: 833-336-8683 or 402-890-5291 If you experience any problems with early voting or at your polling place on election day, you can call The National Voter Assistance hotline number — 2022 Nebraska Democratic Candidates me for a letter writing party. Handwritten letters have been proven to increase voter turnout by as much as 3.4 percentage points. It is one of the most effective ways to help boost voter turnout. Those kinds of numbers can literally swing an election our way.  And you can do it right from home or join me Wednesday nights at Legends on 69th and Pacific anytime from 6:30pm-8:00pm or our virtual letter writing on Monday nights  7:15pm-8:15pm. RSVP in-person | mobilize.us/mobilize/event/453653/ RSVP in-person | mobilize.us/mobilize/event/454955/ Write letters on your own Letters to Voters Motivates Voters to Vote Research Election Dates June 28th | Special Election for CD1 May 31 | First day for CD-1 voters to cast early in-person ballots June 13 | Early in-person ballots will be sent to those who request one. November 8th | General election July 11 – First day to accept early voting requests Oct. 3 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail Oct. 11 – First day of in-person early voting Oct. 21 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations Oct. 21 – Agency/DMV registration deadline Oct. 21 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address Nov. 7 – Last day of in-person early voting
Fired Up With Dave Pantos! Douglas County Attorney Candidate.
Apr 25 2022
Fired Up With Dave Pantos! Douglas County Attorney Candidate.
I am joined by Dave Pantos, running for Douglas County Attorney. He recognizes that the criminal justice system is broken and wants to be a part of the solution. Be sure to tune in to hear about his fight for a more safe and equitable Nebraska. You don’t want to miss this episode! Thanks so much for taking time to get inspired, get some information, and learn about ways you can stay fired up in the fight to strengthen our democracy.  We can do this! Dave Pantos-Douglas County Attorney Nebraska Democratic Candidates learn more about Swing Left Nebraska or find out about our upcoming events, check out our website or social media sites. Swingleftnebraska.com | swingleft.org Facebook-@swingleftomaha |Twitter-@swingleftomaha | Instagram- swingleft_nebrask Sign up to write letters in- person/virtually or canvass with Swing Left Nebraska letters on your own. Letters to Voters Motivates Voters to Vote Research Volunteer opportunties Voting Deadlines/ Your Status / Registrar to Vote / Request an Early Mail Ballot/ Drop Box Locations/ Voter FAQ www.votetodaynebraska.com/ nebraskademocrats.org/voting-center/ If you experience any problems with early voting or at your polling place on election day, you can call The National Voter Assistance hotline number:  833-336-8683 Important Election Dates May 10th | Primary election April 4 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail April 11 – First day of in-person early voting April 22 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations April 22 – Agency/DMV registration deadline April 22 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline May 2 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration May 2  by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address May 9 – Last day of in-person early voting June 28th | Special Election for CD1 May 31 | First day for CD-1 voters to cast early in-person ballots June 13 | Early in-person ballots will be sent to those who request one. November 8th | General election July 11 – First day to accept early voting requests Oct. 3 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail Oct. 11 – First day of in-person early voting Oct. 21 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations Oct. 21 – Agency/DMV registration deadline Oct. 21 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address Nov. 7 – Last day of in-person early voting Tip Jar! 100% of donations go to stamps for letters that Swing Left Nebraska volunteers send to voters encouraging them to vote. @swing-left-Nebraska
Why Primaries Matter!? Fired Up Express!
Apr 18 2022
Why Primaries Matter!? Fired Up Express!
On today's Fired Up Express episode, I discuss the importance of voting in primary elections and the things you can do right now to elect candidates who have your best interest in mind when making decisions that will affect our community, state, and our nation. Thank you so much for listening!  To learn more about Swing Left Nebraska or find out about our upcoming events, check out our website and social media sites. swingleftnebraska.com | swingleft.org | Facebook-@swingleftomaha | Twitter-@swingleftomaha | Instagram- swingleft_nebrask Swing Left Letter Writing Party | Wednesdays | 6:30-8:00 PM (drop in anytime) RSVP: mobilize.us/mobilize/event/453653/ Vote Forward-Write to Voters in NE-02 because it works! | votefwd.org/district/NE_2022_B_CD_02 Make Calls, Knock on Doors, or Write Postcards For Carol Blood for Governor Congressional Campaign volunteer leader training workshop series! All sessions will be on Tuesdays from 5 to 6:30 PM | mobilize.us/buildthehousene/event/447340/ Weekly DCCC Virtual Phone Bank to re-register Democrats across the district | mobilize.us/dccc/event/435733/ 2022 Nebraska Democratic Candidates nebraskademocrats.org/2022-democratic-candidates/ Congressional District 1,2,3 Map | Check what district you are in. nebraskalegislature.gov/about/congress_map.php Check Your Status | Registrar to Vote | Find your Polling Place | Request an Early Vote By Mail Ballot | Track Your Ballot | votetodaynebraska.com Important Election Dates and Deadlines May 10th | Primary election April 4 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mailApril 11 – First day of in-person early votingApril 22 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrationsApril 22 – Agency/DMV registration deadlineApril 22 before midnight – Online voter registration deadlineMay 2 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registrationMay 2  by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific addressMay 9 – Last day of in-person early voting June 28th | Special Election for CD1 May 31 | First day for CD-1 voters to cast early in-person ballots June 13 | Early in-person ballots will be sent to those who request one. November 8th | General election July 11 – First day to accept early voting requestsOct. 3 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mailOct. 11 – First day of in-person early votingOct. 21 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrationsOct. 21 – Agency/DMV registration deadlineOct. 21 before midnight – Online voter registration deadlineOct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registrationOct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific addressNov. 7 – Last day of in-person early voting If you experience any problems with early voting or at your polling place on election day, you can call The National Voter Assistance hotline number | 833-336-8683 Let me know your feedback, suggestions for guests, or your questions. Drop me a message at leah.swingleftnebraska@gmail.com. Tip Jar-Every dime you donate goes directly to a stamp, envelope and letter that encourages folks to get to the polls. @swing-left-Nebraska
Fired Up With Senator Machaela Cavanaugh! Candidate to represent the 6th District.
Apr 13 2022
Fired Up With Senator Machaela Cavanaugh! Candidate to represent the 6th District.
Today, I chat with Senator Machaela Cavanaugh. Machaela is an Omaha native with nearly 20 years of experience in community engagement and public affairs. She is a candidate to represent the 6th District (Central, West-Central Omaha) in the Nebraska State Legislature. I had a blast chatting with Machaela about LGBT rights, domestic violence, criminal justice reform, reproductive rights, and much more! Stick around after the interview to see who will be our next guest and an exciting Swing Left Nebraska announcement. (Unsure if you live in District 6? Click this link so much for taking time to get inspired, get some information, and learn about ways you can stay fired up in the fight to strengthen our democracy.  We can do this! Cavanaugh For Legislature learn more about Swing Left Nebraska or find out about our upcoming events, check out our website or social media sites.   | swingleft.org Facebook-@swingleftomaha |Twitter-@swingleftomaha | Instagram- swingleft_nebrask Vote Forward-Write to Voters in NE-02 to Voters Impact Research Congressional Campaign volunteer leader training workshop series! All sessions will be on Tuesdays from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Virtual Phone Bank as we re-register Democrats across the district! Nebraska Democratic Candidates Voting Deadlines/ Your Status / Registrar to Vote / Request an Early Mail Ballot/ Drop Box Locations/ Voter FAQ Election Dates May 10th | Primary election April 4 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail April 11 – First day of in-person early voting April 22 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations April 22 – Agency/DMV registration deadline April 22 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline May 2 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration May 2  by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address May 9 – Last day of in-person early voting June 28th | Special Election for CD1 May 31 | First day for CD-1 voters to cast early in-person ballots June 13 | Early in-person ballots will be sent to those who request one. November 8th | General election July 11 – First day to accept early voting requests Oct. 3 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail Oct. 11 – First day of in-person early voting Oct. 21 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations Oct. 21 – Agency/DMV registration deadline Oct. 21 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address Nov. 7 – Last day of in-person early voting Swing Left Nebraska Tip Jar: 100% of donations go to stamps for letters Swing Left Nebraska Volunteers send voters in Omaha to encourage them to vote. @swing-left-Nebraska
Early In-Person & Vote By Mail Starts NOW! Fired Up Express!
Apr 11 2022
Early In-Person & Vote By Mail Starts NOW! Fired Up Express!
Fired Up Express is the place to hear about local election updates and get information on how you can get involved in electing pro-democracy Democratic candidates fighting for Nebraskans in less than 15 minutes. We must know this information. If we don’t vote, we will be handing our power to others who will choose who will be in charge of making decisions about the things we care about.  To learn more about Swing Left Nebraska or find out about our upcoming events, check out our website and social media sites.   | swingleft.org Facebook-@swingleftomaha |Twitter-@swingleftomaha | Instagram- swingleft_nebrask Key 2022 Election Dates and Deadlines  | Check Your Status | Registrar to Vote  | Request an Early Mail in Ballot | FAQ Nebraska Democratic Candidates  you experience any problems with early voting or at your polling place on election day, you can call The National Voter Assistance hotline number | 833-336-8683 Find Your County Early Ballot Drop Box Location | Congressional District 1,2,3 Map | Check what district you are in.   Forward-Write to Voters in NE-02 because it works!  Election Dates May 10th | Primary election  April 4 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail April 11 – First day of in-person early voting April 22 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations April 22 – Agency/DMV registration deadline April 22 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline May 2 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration May 2  by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address May 9 – Last day of in-person early voting June 28th | Special Election for CD1 May 31 | First day for CD-1 voters to cast early in-person ballots June 13 | Early in-person ballots will be sent to those who request one. November 8th | General election July 11 – First day to accept early voting requests Oct. 3 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail Oct. 11 – First day of in-person early voting Oct. 21 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations Oct. 21 – Agency/DMV registration deadline Oct. 21 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address Nov. 7 – Last day of in-person early voting Democratic Congressional Campaign volunteer leader training workshop series! All sessions will be on Tuesdays from 5 to 6:30 p.m.  Virtual Phone Bank to re-register Democrats across the district Tuesday and Thursdays.  Touch Touch Podcast   Drop me a message at leah.swingleftnebraska@gmail.com.   Let me know your feedback, suggestions for guests, or your questions. Tip Jar   Venmo: @swing-left-Nebraska
Fired Up With Senator Patty Pansing Brooks! Congressional District 1 Candidate.
Apr 6 2022
Fired Up With Senator Patty Pansing Brooks! Congressional District 1 Candidate.
Are you excited to meet Senator Patty Pansing Brooks?  You're going to enjoy hearing about the impactful things she has done to help improve Nebraskans' lives and why she is fired up to run for Congressional District 1. Thanks so much for taking time to get inspired, get some information, and learn about ways you can stay fired up in the fight to strengthen our democracy.  We can do this! Patty For Congress | learn more about Swing Left Nebraska or find out about our upcoming events, check out our website or any of our social media sites.   | swingleft.org Facebook-@swingleftomaha |Twitter-@swingleftomaha | Instagram- swingleft_nebrask Vote Forward-Write to Voters in NE-02 Congressional Campaign volunteer leader training workshop series! All sessions will be on Tuesdays from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Nebraska Democratic Candidates 2022 Election Dates and Deadlines  | Check Your Status | Registrar to Vote  | Request an Early Mail in Ballot| FAQ you experience any problems with early voting or at your polling place on election day, you can call The National Voter Assistance hotline number — 833-336-8683 DCCC Virtual Phone Bank as we re-register Democrats across the district! Election Dates May 10th | Primary election April 4 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail April 11 – First day of in-person early voting April 22 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations April 22 – Agency/DMV registration deadline April 22 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline May 2 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration May 2  by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address May 9 – Last day of in-person early voting June 28th | Special Election for CD1 November 8th | General election July 11 – First day to accept early voting requests Oct. 3 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mail Oct. 11 – First day of in-person early voting Oct. 21 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations Oct. 21 – Agency/DMV registration deadline Oct. 21 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration Oct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address Nov. 7 – Last day of in-person early voting Articles Used For This Episode me a message at leah.swingleftnebraska@gmail.com. Let me know your feedback, suggestions for guests, or your questions. I invite you to tell us what you are doing to stay fired up and engaged in the fight to strengthen our democracy and I would love to share it with our listeners. Tip Jar @swing-left-Nebraska
Fired Up Express! CD1 Special Election-June 28th!
Apr 4 2022
Fired Up Express! CD1 Special Election-June 28th!
Are you ready for Fired Up Express!?  I'm going to bring you updates about our local elections, pro-democracy measures, and information about ways you can get involved in electing Democratic candidates fighting for the people of Nebraska in less than 15 minutes. Today, I am discussing the special election on June 28th for Congressional District 1. Thanks so much for taking time to get inspired, get some information, and learn about ways you can stay fired up in the fight to strengthen our democracy.  We can do this! To learn more about Swing Left Nebraska or find out about our upcoming events, check out our website or any of our social media sites.   | swingleft.org Facebook-@swingleftomaha |Twitter-@swingleftomaha | Instagram- swingleft_nebrask Vote Forward-Write to Voters in NE-02 Congressional Campaign volunteer leader training workshop series! All sessions will be on Tuesdays from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Nebraska Democratic Candidates 2022 Election Dates and Deadlines  | Check Your Status | Registrar to Vote  | Request an Early Mail in Ballot| FAQ you experience any problems with early voting or at your polling place on election day, you can call The National Voter Assistance hotline number — 833-336-8683 DCCCVirtual Phone Bank as we re-register Democrats across the district! Election Dates May 10th | Primary election April 4 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mailApril 11 – First day of in-person early votingApril 22 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrationsApril 22 – Agency/DMV registration deadlineApril 22 before midnight – Online voter registration deadlineMay 2 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registrationMay 2  by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific addressMay 9 – Last day of in-person early voting June 28th | Special Election for CD1 November 8th | General election July 11 – First day to accept early voting requestsOct. 3 – Counties must have early voting ballots ready for delivery by mailOct. 11 – First day of in-person early votingOct. 21 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrationsOct. 21 – Agency/DMV registration deadlineOct. 21 before midnight – Online voter registration deadlineOct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registrationOct. 28 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific addressNov. 7 – Last day of in-person early voting Articles Used For This Episode me a message at leah.swingleftnebraska@gmail.com. Let me know your feedback, suggestions for guests, or your questions. I invite you to tell us what you are doing to stay fired up and engaged in the fight to strengthen our democracy and I would love to share it with our listeners. Tip Jar @swing-left-Nebraska
Fired Up With Jazari Kual Zakaria! Congressional District 1 Candidate.
Mar 31 2022
Fired Up With Jazari Kual Zakaria! Congressional District 1 Candidate.
Are you ready to meet Jazari? Jazari sees himself running for CD1 as a form of service. You're going to love hearing about how he wants to take his energy and passion to the next level and create the change we all seek. We discuss the issues he is fighting for, including climate action, affordable college, tuition, social justice, veteran support, and much more! Before his campaign, Jazari had success in growing an online brand as a micro-influencer and in sharing a wide range of content related to social and political issues.  Jazari Kual For Congress | | Donate to Jazari For Congress 2022 Nebraska  Democratic Candidates Key 2022 Election Dates and Deadlines | Check Your Status | Registrar to Vote | Request an Early Mail in Ballot| FAQ   Write to Voters in NE-02 |   Weekly Tuesday Virtual Phone Bank to re-register Democrats across the Omaha area district | Articles Used For  "New precincts, new polling places: Douglas County voters will likely see changes during May election" |   "Douglas County Election Commission announces polling place changes" |   "Fortenberry resigns two days after jury finds him guilty of lying to federal investigators" |   Fortenberry resignation sets up unique situation with special election"  |  Important Election Dates  May 10th-Primary Election April 11th-First day of in-person early voting April 22 – Postmark deadline for mailed voter registrations April 22 – Agency/DMV registration deadline April 22 before midnight – Online voter registration deadline May 2 by 6 p.m. – Last day for in-person voter registration May 2 by 6 p.m. – Last day to receive an application for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address May 9 – Last day of in-person early voting  Thanks so much for taking time to get inspired, get some information, and learn about ways you can stay fired up in the fight to strengthen our democracy. We can do this! To learn more about Swing Left Nebraska or find out about our upcoming events, check out our website or any of our social media sites. | swingleft.org Facebook-@swingleftomaha |Twitter-@swingleftomaha | Instagram- swingleft_nebraska.  Drop me a message at leah.swingleftnebraska@gmail.com. Let me know your feedback, suggestions for guests, or your questions.  Tip Jar Venmo: @swing-left-Nebraska
Fired Up With Alisha Shelton! Congressional District 2 Candidate.
Mar 16 2022
Fired Up With Alisha Shelton! Congressional District 2 Candidate.
Today, I talk with Alisha Shelton, one of the candidates running for Congressional District 2. Learn how Alisha’s upbringing, a career as a mental health therapist, and community advocate inspired her to run for Congress to give Nebraskans a new voice in Washington. Stick around after the interview to learn ways you can get involved in the fight to strengthen our democracy and find out why I give you a Swing Left Nebraska podcast fist bump. You won’t regret it!  Today's Guest, Alisha Shelton For Congress to Alisha Shelton for Congress 1 Guest, Elect Carol Blood for Governor to Carol Blood for Governor Nebraska Democratic Candidates Voting Deadlines/ Your Status / Registrar to Vote / Request an Early Mail Ballot/ Drop Box Locations/ Voter FAQ vote411.org/nebraska VOTING PROBLEMS If you experience any problems with early voting or at your polling place on election day, you can call ; The National Voter Assistance hotline number — 833-336-8683 Sign Up For a Swing Left Nebraska Event! encourage Democratic-leaning voters in NE-02 to vote in the midterm elections by November 8th, 2022. A Pole Worker/ Watcher Information and Application Used For This Episode 1. Everything you Need to Know About the Freedom to Vote Act Douglas County Election Commission announces polling place changes me a message at leah.swingleftnebraska@gmail.com. Let me know your feedback, suggestions for guests, or your questions. Tell me what you are doing to stay fired up and engaged in the fight to strengthen our democracy so I can share it with our listeners. Swingleftnebraska.com| swingleft.org | Facebook-@swingleftomaha |Twitter-@swingleftomaha | Instagram- swingleft_nebraska Tip Jar | Venmo @swing-left-nebraska