North Dakota Native Vote

Inspire Indigenous Action

Legislative Updates 02/02/23

North Dakota Native Vote is busy at the 2023 North Dakota Legislative Session tracking and testifying at committee hearings. Sharnell Seaboy, Field Organizer, is keeping track and monitoring what the legislature is doing on bills regarding North Dakota Native Vote priorities. Executive Director Nicole Donaghy submitted testimony against (SB 2157) which would add burdensome requirements to prove citizenship before voting. Voters are already...

Inspiring Indigenous Action

We began our work during the 2018 Midterm Election to counteract the harmful effect of the voter identification law. A law that required all voters to have a physical address on their ID card to vote. The lad had the ability to disenfranchise over 5,000 Native American voters. Since 2018, we've worked toward our mission of creating a representative democracy, so Native voices are included in the decision-making process. We build on the...