Milwaukee – Today, Wisconsin U.S. Senate candidate, Alex Lasry, released his plan for strengthening American Democracy. The plan calls for multiple reforms including ending the filibuster, enacting automatic voter registration, banning political gerrymandering, and reforming the Electoral Count Act, among other policy proposals.
“One year ago, our country witnessed something that has never been seen in the United States – a sitting President and his followers attempted to disrupt and even stop the peaceful transfer of power,” said Lasry. While their tyrannical attempt to overthrow our government failed, the continued assault on the very fundamental tenets of American democracy has not ended.
“We must recommit ourselves to maintaining an electoral system where every citizen can cast their ballot easily and securely. And every citizen must have confidence that every one of those votes will be counted.” Lasry plan focuses on protecting and enhancing voting and preserving American democracy by:
Lasry’s full plan can be found online here. The Democratic Primary Election for the United States Senate will be held Tuesday, August 9th, 2022. For more information about Alex Lasry’s campaign, visit www.alexlasry.com.