Secretary of State, Steve Simon, on the Drive to Return MN to #1 in Voter Turnout – Or Emet Shabbat Program
Secretary of State, Steve Simon, on the Drive to Return MN to #1 in Voter Turnout
On Friday, May 19, 2017, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm, Or Emet will host Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon, who will discuss the 2016 election, as well as his efforts to increase voter participation and civic engagement. Simon will talk about current legislative issues he is working on, and respond to audience members’ questions about the electoral process.
Prior to becoming Minnesota’s 22nd Secretary of State, Simon represented district 46B in the MN House of Representatives. He is passionate about voting rights, and he has visited 87 counties in order to assure high voter turnout.
A short Humanistic Jewish Sabbath service will precede the program, which is free and open to the public. An Oneg Shabbat reception will follow.