MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – Mail-in absentee ballots, voter suppression tactics, health care, finances – these are among the top issues heading into the November election.
News 2’s Carolyn Murray moderated a candid, virtual conversation on social justice, civic engagement, and voter education with a panel of community leaders, activists, and members of the Charleston County Republican and Democratic parties.
Those who attended the event included Brandon Upson, founder/CEO of Amplify Action; Tameka Gadsden, founder of Charleston Activist Network; Joe Debney, executive director for the Charleston County Board of Elections; Susan Pearlstine, owner of The Bend and WREN Leadership Council, Collen Condon chair of the Charleston County Democratic Party; Maurice Washington, chair of the Charleston County Republican Party; Cleo Scott Brown, speaker and author, History Matters Institute; Dot Scott, president of the NAACP Charleston Branch; and Charles Steinert, Cdr, USNR – Retired.
You can watch the special conversation in the player above.
Our thanks to ProgressiveClub.org for sponsoring this special conversation.