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Election Connection: Vote Your Values

We know where we stand. We vote. We vote our values.

Working women have the power to determine the outcome of elections. Together we can forge new public and workplace policies that help us and our families reach their full economic potential.

Why Do You Vote?

“I vote because it is my right as a woman of color. It’s my obligation as a citizen, and my parental commitment to model the expectations I have set for my children. Important issues including the Affordable Care Act, which will provide equal access to health insurance for millions of low-income women and their families are at stake.” -Dawn, 9to5 Colorado member

 

What You Can Do?

Take action now and be part of 9to5’s non-partisan Election Connection to ensure that the voices of low-wage women are heard at every level. Together, we can turn the tide to achieve good jobs, strong families and shared prosperity. Our democracy only works when all of us have an equal voice in making the rules we all live by.

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  • Register to vote.
    While you’re at it, register five working women in your workplace or neighborhood. For voter registration information in your state, and to print out a registration form click here.
  • Vote! The simple act of voting is one of the most empowering actions you can take.
  • Click here for 9to5’s Voter Guide. And here for Spanish. This guide can help you track where the candidates stand on issues that are important to you. To receive voter guides by mail, send your request to info@9to5.org.
  • Check your voter registration status, register to vote, or learn about registering under special circumstances, at www.nonprofitvote.org.