SUPPORTERS OF A CONSTITUTIONAL VOTING RIGHTS AMENDMENT

ORGANIZATIONS

  • Advancement Project
  • Allegheny County Council
  • Cincinnati Ohio City Council Resolution
  • Color of Change.org
  • Daily Kos
  • Democracy for America
  • FairVote -The Center for Voting and Democracy
  • Feminist Majority
  • NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)
  • NAACP-National Voter Fund
  • National Congress of Black Women, Inc.
  • NOW (National Organization for Women)
  • Pittsburgh Pennsylvania City Council Resolution
  • Progressive Democrats
  • Rainbow/PUSH Coalition
  • Tucson, Arizona City Council

 

PERSONAL ENDORSEMENTS AND CONGRESSIONAL CO-SPONSORS

  • Al Green, Texas Congressman (D-TX-9)
  • Alan S. Lowenthal, California Congressman (D-CA-47)
  • Alcee L. Hastings, Florida Congressman (D-FL-20)
  • Alexander Keyssar, Harvard Professor, author The Right To Vote
  • Alicia Reece, Ohio State Representative (D-OH-13)
  • Andrew T. Mason (D-ME-60) Maine House of Representatives (Topsham)
  • Barbara Lee, California Congresswoman (D-CA-13)
  • Bennie G. Thompson, Mississippi Congressman (D-MS-2)
  • Bob Borosage, Co-Director, Campaign for America’s Future
  • Bob Moses, President, Mississippi’s Algebra Project (originally with SNCC)
  • Carol Shea-Porter, Congresswoman (D-NH-1)
  • Dan Clodfelter, Mayor, Charlotte, NC
  • Danny K. Davis, Illinois Congressman (D-IL-7)
  • David R. Slane, Attorney, Trial & Voting Rights Lawyer, Oklahoma City
  • Donald M. Payne, Jr., New Jersey Congressman (D-NJ-10)
  • Donna Brazile, DNC’s Advocate for Voting Rights
  • Dr. E. Faye Williams, National Chair, National Congress of Black Women, Inc.
  • Donna F. Edwards, Maryland Congresswoman (D-MD-4)
  • Eleanor Holmes Norton, DC Delegate (D-DC-AL)
  • Elijah Cummings, Maryland Congressman (D-MD-7)
  • Ellie Smeal, President, Feminist Majority
  • Greg Moore, NAACP-National Voter Fund
  • George Kennedy, President, NY SEIU 1199
  • Harvey Keye, New Hampshire, Human Rights Commissioner
  • Henry C. “Hank” Johnson, Jr., Georgia Congressman (D-GA-4)
  • Henry M. Michaux, Jr., North Carolina State Representative (D-LD-31)
  • Hilary Shelton, NAACP, DC Bureau Director & Senior VP for Advocacy
  • Howard Dean, 2004 president candidate, Founder, Democracy for America
  • Jacqueline Collins, Illinois State Senator (D-IL-16)
  • James P. McGovern, Massachusetts Congressman (D-MA-2)
  • Jamin Raskin, Maryland State Senator (D-MD-20)
  • Jane Ramsey, former Executive Director, Jewish Council on Urban Affairs (Chicago), currently President, Just Ventures
  • Janice D. Schakowsky, Illinois Congresswoman (D-IL-9)
  • Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., Founder & CEO of Rainbow/PUSH Coalition
  • Joe Fitzgibbon, Washington State Representative (D-LD-34)
  • John Cranley, Mayor of Cincinnati (D-OH)
  • Johnny Ford, Mayor of Tuskegee (D-AL)
  • Jonathan Rothchild, Mayor of Tucson, Arizona (D-AZ)
  • Joshua Field, Deputy Director of Legal Progress, Center for American Progress
  • Judith Browne Dianis, Co-Director, The Advancement Project
  • Julian Bond, civil rights activist and politician
  • Julianne Malveaux, Ph.D., President Emertia, Bennett College for Women
  • Karen Bass, California Congresswoman (D-CA-37)
  • Kathleen June Hee Fernicola, Asian Americans Advancing Justice, Chicago
  • Katrina Vanden Heuvel, Editor & Publisher, The Nation Magazine
  • Keith Ellison, Minnesota Congressman (D-MN-5)
  • Lamell McMorris, CEO, Perennial Sports & Entertainment
  • Lani Guinier, Bennett Boskey professor of law at Harvard Law School
  • Lena Taylor, Wisconsin State Senator (D-WI-4)
  • Marc A. Veasey, Texas Congressman (D-TX-33)
  • Mark Pocan, Wisconsin Congressman (D-WI-2)
  • Mark Takano, California Congressman (D-CA-41)
  • Mary Flowers, Illinois State Representative (D-IL-31)
  • Melissa Agard Sargent, Wisconsin State Representative (D-LD-48)
  • Mark Tanako, California Congressman (D-CA-41)
  • Matt Cartwright, Pennsylvania Congressman (D-PA-17)
  • Matthew Fogg, National First VP, Blacks In Government, Inc. (BIG)
  • Mike Gabbard, Hawaii State Senator (D-LD-20)
  • Michael M. Honda, California Congressman (D-CA-17)
  • Minyon Moore, Dewey Square Group
  • (Reverend) Otis Moss, Jr., Cleveland, Ohio
  • Ras J. Baraka, Mayor, Newark, NJ
  • Rashad Robinson, President, Color of Change
  • Raul M. Grijalva, Arizona Congressman (D-AZ-3)
  • Rich Fitzgerald, Executive, Allegheny County Council
  • Rob Richie, Executive Director, FairVote
  • Sanford Bishop, Georgia Congressman (D-GA-2)
  • Stacey Newman, Missouri State Representative (D-LD-87), Chair, Progressive Caucus
  • Steve Cohen, Tennessee Congressman (D-TN-9)
  • Susan L. Wizowaty, Vermont State Representative (D-Chittenden-6-5)
  • Terry O’Neill, President, NOW
  • Tim Mathern, North Dakota State Senator (D-ND-11)
  • Tim Ryan, Ohio Congressman (D-OH-13)
  • William “Lacy” Clay, Missouri Congressman (D-MO-1)
  • William Peduto, Mayor of Pittsburgh (D-PA)