Appeal to Postpone September 26th Elections Due to Hurricane Irma Devastation and Impact on Florida Voters
Dear Governor Scott, Secretary Detzner, Director Matthews, and Supervisors White, Doyle and Jones,
Attached please find correspondence from Common Cause Florida, Florida State Voices, the League of Women Voters Florida and the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law appealing to you to postpone municipal and statehouse elections on September 26th and the related early voting periods due to the devastating impact of Hurricane Irma on Florida voters and the State of Florida.
Please do not hesitate to contact our organizations if you have any questions or concerns.
Thank you for your attention and consideration in this matter.
Senior Special Counsel, Voting Rights Project
Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Joint Letter Re: Appeal to Postpone Elections