NEWS

Share our News page!

Show All
  • Show All
  • Blog
  • Legislation

Protect Black Girlhood

My sixteenth birthday was during the summer of 2008. My best friend, whose birthday was a few weeks before, hosted a Sweet 16 birthday party. We wore matching spray-painted “Get…

LMPV Testimony | Protect Pregnant People (SB21-193)

LMPV Testimony | Protection of Pregnant People in the Perinatal Period  Committee: Senate Judiciary  Sponsors: Senator Buckner and Representative Herod Bill number: SB21-193 Thank you Madame Chair and members of…

LMPV Testimony | Maternal Health Providers (SB21-194)

LMPV Testimony | Maternal Health Providers  Committee: Senate Health & Human Services Sponsors: Senator Buckner and Representative HerodBill number: SB21-194 Thank you Madame Chair and members of the committee. My…

LMPV Testimony | School Discipline (SB21- 182)

LMPV Testimony | School Discipline (SB21- 182)  A Note from Let My People Vote: We had originally planned to present this testimony to our State Senators on the Education committee. Unfortunately,…

LMPV Testimony | Private Student Loans (SB21- 57)

LMPV Testimony | Private Student Loans (SB21- 57)  Thank you Madame Chair. My name is Victoria Dadet, and I’m the Let My People Vote Coordinator for Soul 2 Soul Sisters where we organize…

LMPV Testimony | Sunset Direct-entry Midwives

LMPV Testimony | Sunset Direct-entry Midwives   Committee: Senate Health & Human Services  Sponsors: Senator Fields and Senator Story  Bill number: SB21-101  Testimony Transcript  Thank you Madame Chair and members of the committee.…

Happy Black Women’s HERstory/Futures Month!

“It’s not about supplication; it’s about power. It’s not about asking, it’s about demanding. It’s not about convincing those who are currently in power, it’s about changing the very face…