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Civic Engagement

Resources about different forms civic engagement

Register to Vote

Become a Poll Worker

Because of COVID, there is a shortfall of election workers this year. Learn the requirements for serving as a poll worker in your county.

"Democracy is direct self-government, over all the people, for all the people, by all the people."

- Abraham Lincoln

Get Involved

As the United States heads into a contentious election, it is important to stay informed on current events. From voting to protesting, there are a wide range of actions people have used to make their voices heard. This guide introduces readers to resources dealing with civic engagement.


Presidential Debates: 9:00pm to 10:30pm ET (live on all major networks)
  1. September 29, 2020 - Announced topics: the Trump and Biden records, the Supreme Court, COVID-19, the economy, electoral integrity, and “race and violence in our cities”. Watch the debate.
  2. October 15, 2020 - Canceled
  3. October 22, 2020 - Announced topics: Fighting COVID-19, American families, race in America, climate change, national security, and leadership.
Vice Presidential Debate: 9:00pm to 10:30pm ET (live on all major networks)
  1. October 7, 2020 - Watch the debate.

Texas Senate Debate: John Cornyn vs. MJ Hegar (7:00 p.m. CT on KVEO-TV)
  1. October 9, 2020 - Watch the debate.

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