Listen to a series of NPR podcasts relating to voter obstacles and join a panel-led conversation on the various topics covered throughout the series. Participants do not have to listen to all podcasts to join in on the conversation. Panelists: Bonnie Silvestri - Sarasota County ADA Coordinator, Ron Turner - Supervisor of Elections for Sarasota County, Dr. Scott Perry - Associate Professor of History at the University of South Florida Sarasota - Manatee, Avery Kleinman - NPR Producer.
Find these NPR podcasts at https://the1a.org/series/blocked-from-the-ballot/
The "Voices & Votes: Democracy in America” exhibit and related programming are brought to you by Florida Humanities and the Smithsonian Institution. We would also like to thank the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for their generous support of this initiative and the Pulitzer Prizes for their partnership. Local support has been provided by the Gulf Coast Community Foundation.