This edition: Richie Perez, Beverly Cheuvront, Rameesh James on voter registration in poor and minority communitiesTweet
Original tape date: April 5, 2001.
Host, David R. Jones, President of the Community Service Society of New York, discusses voter registration with Richie Perez, Director of Political Development at the Community Service Society of New York; Beverly Cheuvront, Director of Communications at the New York Coalition Against Hunger; and Rameesh James, Co-Lead Organizer at Youth Force. Perez describes the People United Voter Registration Campaign, a Community Service Society of New York initiative. Perez, Cheuvront and James discuss how to register and educate voters and how to encourage voting in poor and minority communities, where participation has been historically low.
Beverly Cheuvront Director of Communications, NYC Coalition Against Hunger
Rameesh James Co-Lead Organizer, Youth Force
David R. Jones President & CEO, Community Service Society of New York
Richard Perez Director of Political Development, The Community Service Society