Welcome to the National Urban League’s Occupy the Vote Election Center. Here you will find information on voter registration, voting rights, and the latest news on the 2012 presidential and congressional elections. As Congress wrestles over measures to create jobs and grow the economy, a multi-state effort is underway to exclude the Americans most affected from the political process. The decisions of the nation's elected officials are a crucial element in the nation's economic recovery.

NEW YORK (May 31, 2012) -- The world’s largest retailer has struck a blow for justice and accountability by ending its relationship with a regressive and irresponsible lobbying group, National Urban League President Marc H. Morial said today.

Connecting the Dots: Linking Broadband Adoption to Job Creation and Job Competitiveness
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