HB 1020 would create a new Judicial District that takes voting and political power away from the majority Black citizens of Jackson.
We fight to protect civil liberties for all Mississippians through our work at the state legislature. The 2023 legislative session began on January 3, 2023.
Our legislative priorities this year cover issues including:
- Expanding access to voting
- Ballot initiave restoration
- Marijuana-related expungement
- Voting rights restoration
- LGBTQ rights
- Reproductive justice
- Voter protection